Trond Bjerkan primarily advises on securities-related matters. He has experience from the Financial Supervisory Authority of Norway as both secretary to the Board of Directors and Legal Adviser in the Department for Securities Markets. Trond Bjerkan also has an LL.M from King´s College London in Finance and Securities Law.

Professional Experience

  • Managing Associate, Wiersholm, 2010
  • Senior Associate, Wiersholm, 2005
  • Deputy Judge, Vest-Telemark District court, 2004-2005
  • Legal adviser, Financial Supervisory Authority of Norway, Department for Securities Markets, 2001-2004
  • Secretary to the Board of Directors, Financial Supervisory Authority of Norway, 2001-2002
  • Senior executive officer, the Banking, Insurance & Securities Commission of Norway, department for real estate agencies and debt collector firms, 1998-1999 and 2000-2001
  • Associate, law firm Røstum, Bjerkan & Stav ANS, 1997-1998

Education

  • LL.M, King´s College, University of London, 2000
  • Cand. jur., University of Bergen, 1997