Håkon Bleken


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Håkon Bleken specialises in dispute resolution with a special focus on in contract/offshore fabrication, energy and patent issues.

He has extensive litigation and arbitration experience in all courts and judicial experience from the Court of Appeals and Arbitration. Håkon is admitted to appear before the Supreme Court and has recently prosecuted cases in the areas of contract/energy, IPR/trademark and contract/ European Convention on Human Rights before the high court.

Håkon represents both Norwegian and international clients and works as well in English as in Norwegian. He has good experience with so-called “cross border litigation” and procedural challenges related to cross-border processes. In addition, he advises on terms of entry into contracts and cases of default. He has considerable experience with contracts in the area of ​​transactions bordering on corporate law.

Håkon is ranked within his field of expertise in publications such as Chambers, Legal 500, IAM The World’s Leading Patent Practitioners and Who’s Who Legal.



Dispute resolution




  • 1993 -
    Advokatfirmaet Haavind, formerly Hauge & Co.
  • 1991 - 1993
    Appellate Court Judge, Frostating Court of Appeal
  • 1987 - 1991
    Private practice attorney, Stjørdal
  • 1985 - 1987
    Deputy Judge, Stjør- and Verdal District Court
  • 1984 - 1985
    Senior Executive Officer, (Ministry of Justice, Legislation department)
  • 1984
    Cand. jur, UiO


  • 2010
    "Ekvivalens i norsk patentrett" - NIR (Nordisk Immateriellt Rettsskydd, Årg. 79, h 2