Øyvind Eidissen


Øyvind Eidissen. Photo.

Øyvind is an experienced lawyer specializing in IT and technology, data protection and intellectual property. He has since 2009 specialized in advising on all kinds of tech-related contacts. His assistance includes all phases of a contractual relationship, from drafting contracts, reviewing and advising on contract drafts and leading contract negotiations, to assisting in transactions and dispute resolution.

Øyvind has comprehensive knowledge of all the usual contract types within the area of technology, including procurement or sale of software and hardware, license agreements, cloud service agreements (SaaS, PaaS, IaaS), distribution and cooperation agreements, development and consultancy agreements, outsourcing, use of AI, open source etc.

Øyvind's experience in advising on privacy and data protection includes managing complex GDPR compliance projects, drafting and negotiating data processing agreements, and assisting with risk assessments and contract formation for the transfer of personal data outside of the EEA. He also provides legal advice on copyright and trademark law, marketing and e-commerce.

Possessing a commercial mindset combined with a genuine interest in IT and technology, Øyvind is a reputable legal adviser within the tech area and is regularly used as a lecturer in various forums. Øyvind is ranked as a Next Generation Partner in Legal 500.


  • 2023

    Next Generation Partner – Legal 500


  • 2008

    Master of Laws, University of Oslo
  • 2008

    Specialist studies in intellectual property law, finance law, employment law and international commerce law, University of Western Australia


  • 2021

    Chapter on Norwegian law in Global Privacy and Security Law, Francoise Gilbert