Ståle O. Meleng is an expert in commercial property, working mainly with transactions, lease and management, as well as structuring of real estate projects. He handles all stages of major developments, from the acquisition of the land until the closing of the contract. He also advises in project financing and realisation of assets.

Mr. Meleng is an experienced litigator having handled a number of disputes relating to real estate. He also gives lectures on topics relevant to commercial real estate.

Mr. Meleng is ranked as one of Norway's most prominent lawyers on real estate law by Chambers and Partners and Legal 500.

Clients praise Ståle Meleng as being "very customer-oriented and available," adding that he is able to handle "a broad range of real estate topics."

Chambers Europe, 2018


  • Mr. Meleng was head of the Wiersholm team that assisted a Pareto syndicate with the sale of Gjelleråsen Eiendom to Ragde Eiendom and Canica Eiendom. Gjelleråsen Eiendom leases the main facility to Arcus-Gruppen's production, storage and logistics activities.
  • Mr. Meleng was head of the Wiersholm team that assisted Ferd Eiendom with the structuring, introductory sale and establishment of a joint venture with Selvaag Bolig for the development of the Tiedemann property.

Professional Experience

  • Partner, Wiersholm, 2014
  • Lawyer, Wiersholm, 2010
  • Lawyer, BA-HR, 1999-2010


  • Cand. jur., University of Tromsø, 1999