Gunhild Buestad

Advokat (in shared offices)


Gunhild Buestad has worked as a lawyer in private practice since 1992 and has broad experience within business law.

Gunhild has 20 years’ experience as a tax consultant within both national and international tax consultancy. She assists with all types of tax questions, tax planning, complaints, and procedure.

She has experience from a range of larger and smaller transactions, such as aquisition and sale of companies, mergers / demergers, issues, succession, re-organisation of business entities and restructuring. She assists with arrangement of the company in preparation for sale. Adv. Buestad has particular proficiency within the choice of structure concerning investments both in Norway and abroad.

In the case of succession, she assists with tax, inheritance and planning prior to the sale or transfer to the heirs.

Gunhild has written a series of articles on company and taxation law, succession and tax economics.

  • Norwegian and international tax law
  • Mergers and acquisitions (M&A)
  • Succession
  • Investor – Private equity
  • Energy (power plant taxation and framework regulation)

  • Leader of the Tax Department, CNBI
  • Manager in the accounting company KPMG
  • Administrative head / Assistant Director General of the Tax Inspectorate with responsibility for company taxation
  • Lecturer at the The Norwegian School of Management (BI). Lectured in international tax law and tax economics

Cand. Jur., University of Oslo. Licensed to practise law in 1987. Various courses in economics and management.

The Norwegian Bar Association, International Fiscal Association (IFA), Juristforbundet – Justitias Døtre (Justitia’s Daughters) – establisher (together with Unn Nicolaysen) of Justitias Døtre basic course / pilot project in management and Board work, Norwegian Water Systems Legal Forum, The Board Academy.

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