Marianne H. Dragsten
Marianne H. Dragsten is head of Berngaard/Sandbek’s department of public procurement. Marianne is one of Norway’s leading experts on public procurement and has worked in this field since 2000. She is a board member of the Norwegian Complaints Board for Public Procurement (KOFA) and has work experience from the Attorney General. Through her literary works consisting of several publications, she has acquired a unique knowledge of the government procurement regulations. Marianne is known to have a practical approach to these regulations and her focus is to find effective and suitable solutions. She assists both public and private clients in all phases of the procurement process.
In addition to legal advice in this field, Marianne also has extensive experience with operational assistance in procurement. She has conducted dozens of procurements for a number of municipalities and other public entities. This includes everything from service procurement such as consulting services, trade services, etc., to product procurement and construction procurement.
Marianne is a renowned lecturer in public procurement and holds courses run by Nohr-Con and the Norwegian Association of Local and Regional Authorities.
Public procurement, regulations, practices and solutions (2013)
Manual on public procurement (Universitetsforlaget 2006)
Co-author of commentary on public procurement (Universitetsforlaget 2005)
Contributor to On the right ground (2010)
Working on a new commentary on public procurement regulations
Education & Experience
|2017 -||Advokatfirmaet Berngaard/Sandbek AS - Partner/lawyer|
|2012 - 2017||Advokatfirmaet Anskaffelsexperten AS - Partner/lawyer|
|2015 -||Klagenemnda for offentlige anskaffelser - Board member|
|2014 - 2015||Advokatfirmaet DLA Piper DA|
|2000 - 2012||Advokatfirmaet Haavind AS|
|2005||Klagenemnda for offentlige anskaffelser - Adviser|
|2003 - 2004||Drammen tingrett - Dommerfullmektig|
|2000||Universitetet i Oslo - Cand. Jur.|