Jana Johnsen


Jana Johnson. Photo.

Jana's principal area of work are in tax, dispute resolution and private M&A. She has extensive experience advising on domestic and international taxation, and representing clients in administrative proceedings and disputes before the ordinary courts. She frequently advises on transactions between shareholders and companies, change of ownership in family held companies, wealth taxation, tax domiciliation, transfer pricing and establishment and optimization of corporate- and tax structures, representing among others holding companies, high net worth individuals and Family Offices. She also has experience as the executer of wills.

Jana joined Schjødt in 2013. She is a graduate of the Faculty of Law at the University of Bergen. She also holds a Master in Auditing and Accounting from the Norwegian School of Economics.


  • 2022

    Other key lawyer - Legal 500
  • 2021

    Other key lawyer - Legal 500


  • 2013

    Master of auditing and accounting, The Norwegian School of Economics
  • 2012

    Cand. jur., University of Bergen