Erling Løken Andersen

Lawyer, international investor and entrepreneur.

20 years of experience in the entrepreneurial field and with international business.

Erling Løken Andersen

Special interest

IT, media, marketing, cryptocurrency and Bitcoin, international business, startups.

Legal field

Former senior attorney at Berngaard Law Firm, working with IT, media and marketing law, Bitcoin and crypto currencies, contracts and IP and trademark law. Berngaard Law Firm is a law firm in Oslo with high expertise in construction and contract law, technology and media, and public procurement.

Berngaard Law Firm lawyers combine solid professional competence, industry knowledge and business understanding, to provide practical and effective advice to clients.

About Erling Løken Andersen

Founder and Chairman of Advokatguiden, a Nordic legaltech startup, connecting great lawyers with happy clients. 

Founder and Chairman of Journey Agency, a digital marketing agency – working with international clients such as Coca-Cola, Sony Playstation and Manpower Group.

International investor in various digital startups in Norway, Denmark, Malta and Estonia.

Co-founder of social networking site, which attracted more than half a million members before being sold to Egmont and TV2 for 12.5 million USD in 2008.

Co-founder of the gaming convention Spillexpo, which each year attracts 20.000 people to Norway Trade Fair, including exhibitors such as Sony Playstation, Microsoft Xbox, Electronic Arts and Activision.

Initially educated as a designer at Westerdals School of Communication; later as a lawyer (LL.M.) from the University of Oslo, completing the study in half the ordinary time (3 years). Alumni from the incubators TiNC (Silicon Valley), TiNC Asia (Singapore) and Plug and Play Accelerator (Silicon Valley).

Key strength

Practical problem solver

Qualified discussion partner

Commercial mind

Strategic thinker

Work CV

Advokatguiden AS
Founder and chairman
2020 – now

Berngaard Law Firm
Senior attorney
2017 – 2020

Omega Legal
2016 – 2017

Journey Agency (previously Omega Media)
Founder and chairman
2013 – now
2005 – 2012

Schibsted ASA
2004 – 2005

Cappelen Damm
Web developer
1999 – 2000

Academic CV

University of Oslo
Master of Laws (LL.M)
2012 – 2015

Plug & Play Startup Camp
Sillicon ValleySenior attorney
2014 – 2014

TINC Accelerator Program
Sillicon Valley
2013 – 2013

Westerdals School of Advertising
Art Director
2002 – 2005



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Ønsket en bolig med stil og komfort: – Det er nesten som om det er en mening med at vi fant dette huset

Allerede før han hadde sett huset innvendig, visste Erling Løken Andersen at dette var huset han hadde drømt om.

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Ga én krone – kan få 100 mill.

Tre unge gründere kan håve inn drømmegevinst på salg av ungdommens eget nettsamfunn.

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– Varsler fjoråret starten på en ny tidsregning i reklamebransjen?

Det vi står overfor kan meget vel representere en «før og etter»-tilstand for hele bransjen, både på kunde- og byråsiden, skriver Erling Løken Andersen i Journey.

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Erling Løken Andersen
IT Entrepreneur & Lawyer