Academic Responsebility - Company law
Hugo is a partner in the firm's departments for tax and M&A. He joined the firm in 2011, and specialises in taxation, M&A and capital markets.
Hugo has 25 years experience in tax, corporate, stock exchange and securities law etc. having worked both as a practitioner, an academic and as a part-time judge (vice-chairman) at the Bergen City Court. At the university he was subject co-ordinator for tax legislation, corporate law and securities/stock exchange legislation. His PhD relates to the financing of limited companies. At Schjødt Hugo advices and represents both major private and public sector clients on questions involving tax law, general corporate law, corporate finance and private equity. Hugo chairs the Appeals Board of the Central Office of Large sized Companies, a deputy member of the Appeals Board of Oslo Stock Exchange, editor of a tax periodical and a member of the editors board of two other scientific periodicals within yax and company law. He has written several books and articles within his working field, and is often used as a speaker/lecturer for both private and public sector. He has been chairing the board of several companies.
Hugo is admitted to the Supreme Court of Norway.
Chairman of the Appeals Board of the Central Office of Large-Sized Companies
He has written over fifty articles and books within his working field, and is often used as a speaker/lecturer for both private and public sector.