Håkon Tysnes Kaasin
Partner at Bryn Aarflot AS
Håkon Tysnes Kaasin works with IP conflicts in Bryn Aarflot’s litigation and dispute resolution team and has represented some of the world’s largest brand owners before the Norwegian courts. He has gained invaluable experience handling and administering complex legal disputes both in Norway and abroad as managing attorney for a large international corporation.
Mr Tysnes Kaasin assists clients in strategic counselling, drafting and negotiating all types of IP-related agreements. He has broad experience in handling large international trademark portfolios, as well as representing start-ups and small and medium-sized businesses.
Mr Tysnes Kaasin has a deep business understanding, is pragmatic and is known to take a solution-oriented approach to legal issues. He is co-author of the Trademark Litigation Guide for Norway in the World Trademark Review.
Mr Tysnes Kaasin holds a law degree from the University of Oslo (2003), specialising in trademark, patent and copyright law. He was admitted to the Norwegian Bar in 2007.
Mr Tysnes Kaasin joined Bryn Aarflot in 2007 and left in 2009 to take the position of managing attorney of the video conferencing division at Cisco. He later also became managing attorney for the Cisco sales teams in Norway, Iceland, Finland and the Baltics. He re-joined Bryn Aarflot in 2016 as part of the litigation team. Prior to 2007, he had worked for another IP consultancy firm and in the insurance industry.