BAHR's consistent top rankings from leading international rating agencies, which largely base their rankings on interviews and surveys among clients, confirm BAHR's position in the Norwegian and international market.


  • BAHR is top ranked, Band 1 in six categories, and Band 2 in one category, in Chambers Global 2021
  • Only Norwegian law firm on top in all categories, Band 1, in Chambers Global 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017 and 2016​
  • BAHR is top ranked, Band 1 in ten categories, and Band 2 in five categories, in Chambers Europe 2021
  • BAHR is top ranked as “Elite firm” in the category Competition law in the 2021 edition of GCR 100
  • Top ranked as “Elite firm” in the category ‘Competition law’ in the 2020 edition of GCR 100​
  • BAHR is the overall winner in Kantor Sifo Prospera “Tier 1 Law Firm Review Norway 2019”
  • BAHR is top ranked, Tier 1, by World Tax and World TP in the categories Energy, General Corporate Tax, Tax Controversy, Indirect Tax, Transactional tax and Transfer Pricing
  • BAHR is top ranked, Tier 1, in IFLR 1000 in the categories Banking and Finance, Capital Markets (debt/equity) and Corporate M&A
  • BAHR is recognized as one of Norway’s leading commercial law firms with sixteen Tier 1 and two Tier 2 rankings in The Legal 500 EMEA
  • In Finansavisen’s (The Norwegian Financial Daily) annual survey of attorneys, BAHR and the firm’s partners have a long tradition of placing at or near the very top in several fields.



  • “Dispute Resolution Team of the Year Norway”, Benchmark Litigation 2020 Europe Awards
  • “Law Firm of the Year Norway”, Benchmark Litigation 2019 Europe Awards
  • “Most Innovative Law Firm of the Year Award” for Norway, IFLR European Awards 2019 and 2017
  • “Patent Litigation Firm of the Year (Norway)” 2020, 2019 and 2018, Global IP Awards ​
  • “Firm of the Year 2019 (Norway Contentious)”, Managing Intellectual Property EMEA Awards 2019
  • “Firm of the Year 2018 (Norway Copyright)”, Managing Intellectual Property, IP Stars 2018
  • “Norway Law firm of the Year 2018”, Chambers Europe Awards 2018​
  • “Norway Legal Adviser of the Year 2018”, Mergermarket European M&A Awards 2018

BAHR profile: Chambers Europe BAHR profile: Chambers Global BAHR profile: The Legal 500 BAHR profile: IFLR1000 World Tax World Transfer Pricing
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