Egil Horstad


Egil Horstad. Photo.

Egil works with dispute resolution, has extensive litigation experience and was admitted to the Supreme Court of Norway in 2010.

Besides dispute resolution, he primarily works with restructuring and insolvency, contract law and generational shifts in business settlements. Egil is regularly appointed as administrator of bankruptcy estates and as reconstructor by Hordaland District Court. He has been the administrator of several major bankruptcy estates. In addition, he has extensive experience with assisting companies, banks and other creditors in major restructuring operations.

Egil is an experienced chairman of boards. He has for more than two decades been an external examiner, teaching supervisor and lecturer at the University of Bergen and other educational institutions.


  • 2021

    Recommended and Other key lawyer - Legal 500
  • 2020

    Egil Horstad is a very recognised bankruptcy lawyer. - Chambers and Partners


  • 2001

    Eksamen i 4 spesialfag Universitetet i Bergen
  • 1998

    Cand.jur. Universitetet i Bergen