Building and Construction Law

Building and Construction Law

We believe anyone who wants to succeed in the Norwegian building and construction industry will be best served in a long-term partnership with specialized lawyers. Codex has the expertise. A partner should give legal advice tailored to the specific demands. We assist with transactions, construction contracts, environmental law, ground leases, and disputes.

Who we are

We have been providing expert legal advice and assistance of high quality to individuals, builders, contractors, property developers, engineers, architects and construction companies for more than 25 years.

Our lawyers have extensive experience in assisting foreign construction companies, property owners and other stakeholders in the Norwegian marketplace, including foreign entities participating in large infrastructure projects.

What we can do to help you

We offer comprehensive and practical legal advice based on a solid and thorough understanding of the Norwegian building - and Construction law.

Our Codex experts also routinely hold seminars, with the goal of teaching stakeholders how to employ the Norwegian standard contracts for building and construction. As such, the seminars focus on the practical day to day issues in projects, for example understanding the structure of the contracts and the system for variation orders as well as variation order requests, time limits, delays, or rules regarding the final settlement.