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Karoline Hjelmtvedt Rohde

Associate Oslo

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Assistance within most areas of EU/EEA law, with a particular focus on state aid and competition law

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In the reputable journal European Competition Law Review, Karoline Hjelmtvedt's article «The decentralisation of enforcement of EU/EEA competition law» was published.


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Karoline works in the firm's Public Sector Department, primarily with issues relating to general EU/EEA law, state aid and competition law.

Karoline has a Master of Laws (LL.M) from London, and wrote her thesis within competition law with the title «Horizontal Co-operation between members of Symbol Groups». Karoline has also studied International and European Law at The Hague University of Applied Sciences, where she specialized in the four freedoms and competition law. She graduated Summa Cum Laude and was appointed Valedictorian of her cohort (the highest cumulative average in her program). Karoline has further expertise in English law after having studied the Legal Practice Course and the Graduate Diploma in Law (Bachelor degree). In addition, she has a Bachelor in International Relations from Queen Mary University of London.

Karoline wrote the article «The decentralisation of enforcement of EU/EEA competition law» which was published in the European Competition Law Review issue 2 2017.

In the spring of 2016, Karoline was a trainee at the Norwegian Ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries, in which she worked within the department of competition policies. There, she worked with the implementation of Directive 2014/104/EU on action for damages.