Jan Morten


Jan Morten Evertsen is partner and member of Ræders IP department. He has significant expertise within IP, copyright and marketing law, and advises clients on all elements of these fields of law, particularly in relation to the media and entertainment sector.

He has extensive experience with preparation and negotiation of coexistence, license and associated agreements, as well as performing due diligence on intellectual property rights in connection with transactions. His clients include film and TV production companies, as well as the music industry.

Jan Morten is ranked as one of Norway's most prominent TMT experts in Chambers Europe. 


  • 1984Law Degree, University of Oslo
  • 1978Military school, Norwegian Coastral Artillery Force

Professional experience

  • 2017 -Partner, Advokatfirmaet Ræder
  • 2016 - 2017Partner, Zacco Advokater
  • 2013 - 2016Partner, Advokatfirmaet Hjort
  • 2006- 2013Partner, Advokatfirmaet Thommessen
  • 2000 - 2006Attorney and Partner, Arntzen de Besche Advokatfirma
  • 1991 - 1999Attorney and Partner, Advokatfirmaet Smith, Grette & Willie
  • 1992 - 1995Sensor and various teaching, University of Tromsø
  • 1987 - 1991Associate and Partner, Advokatfirmaet Meltvedt, Komnær & Co
  • 1986 - 1987Judge, Tromsø City Court
  • 1986 Associate, Advokatfirmaet Hjort
  • 1985 - 1986First Secretary, Department of Justice, the Civil Dpt.

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