Birgit Midtbust

Birgit Midtbust

Senior Lawyer, Ålesund Download CV Download vCard

Since joining Schjødt in 2007, Birgit has had a broad practice area, with a main focus on maritime, oil service and technology. Her key expertise is within M&As, investment structures and ownership structures. Birgit has substantial experience with transactions, and regularly works for reputable financial and industrial clients in Norway and abroad.

In addition to her M&A practice, Birgit also advises clients on general contract law and other matters forming part of their day to day business.

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About Birgit


  • Legal advisor Involved in 32 larger M&A transaction with Norwegian targets for the 10 year period ending 31 Dec 2018, givning an individual 34th place ranking by Merger Market by volume for the same period.
  • Board member Member of the board of directors of OSE listed Otello Corporation ASA since 2017.


  • 2006

    Master of Laws, University of Bergen