Chambers and Partners has recognized Ernst & Young Advokatfirma AS in Norway as Band1 for the category Tax in their Chambers Europe 2018 Guide.
Additionally, EY is proud to announce that four partners were honoured as notable practitioners: Øyvind Hovland (first ranked in Chambers Europe in 2010), Hans Georg Wille, Gjert Melsom and Aleksander Grydeland (this is the second year they are included in Chambers Europe).
Chambers and Partners states that Ernst & Young Advokatfirma AS is known for ”Market-leading corporate tax practice, providing high-quality advice to leading-name shipping and energy clients. It is especially praised for its transfer pricing expertise, and is also well versed in structuring, indirect tax, customs and international tax compliance. Regularly instructed on cross-border mandates and skilled at advising on tax matters arising from corporate transactions.”
Law firms and individual lawyers are ranked in bands from 1-6, with 1 being the best. The qualities assessed in the rankings include technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial astuteness, diligence, commitment, and other qualities most valued by the client.
Chambers & Partners has been ranking law firms and lawyers since 1990, and now covers 185 jurisdictions throughout the world. Chambers Europe is published annually in March. Chambers and Partners is widely recognized for its comprehensive view of the marketplace, depth and quality of research, and commitment to reporting integrity.
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