Financial regulation

Advice based on in-depth knowledge of complex regulations and the industry

We are recognised as exceptional in financial services regulation, and our clients can expect legal assistance premised on thorough legal knowledge, industry experience, commercial understanding and innovation. We assist banks, insurance providers and other financial institutions, securities firms, asset management companies, estate agencies and debt collectors, etc., on regulatory matters. Our services include assistance with the establishment of enterprises requiring an operating licence, cross-border service provision, the acquisition of ownership stakes in financial institutions, transactions and restructurings, distribution, clients’ internal implementation of new regulations, intra-group matters, capital adequacy issues, trading in financial instruments, as well as payment processing.

A number of our lawyers have previously been employed by banks and financial institutions, and are authors of key legal texts in this field, such as the annotated versions of the Financial Contracts Act and the Financial Collateral Act.

We achieve top rankings:

“Advokatfirmaet Grette’s ‘commercial as well as reliable’ team is ‘exceptional in financial services regulation’.”
– Legal 500

“They are interested in getting the best deal for us. They have a pragmatic way of working and are not afraid of changing for the better even if it is against the common market practice.” Clients further describe the team as “very flexible and reliable,” adding that they “act with confidence and recommendations are always well balanced and clearly stated.”
– Chambers Europe

“Grette is praised for its work across the board in Norway. Though not the biggest practice, it continues to act on a number of interesting deals. It is an up and coming firm that is regarded as highly experienced and capable.”
– IFRL1000 (Corporate and Financial)

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