Nils Flesland Bull

Advokat / Partner

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— Nils specializes in indirect taxation, with VAT as his main field. He has extensive experience in assisting Norwegian and foreign businesses, is known for his ability to provide clear and solution-oriented advice on difficult legal issues.

Phone: (+47) 952 67 683 |

Main practice areas

  • Value Added Tax (VAT)
  • Structuring and optimization of VAT in real estate projects
  • Customs and special duties 
  • Supporting clients in tax and VAT audits
  • Indirect tax litigation

Chambers Europe on Nils:

«He is very attentive and has a practical personality, knowledge of business and
very good knowledge of this area, especially VAT.»

Ranked "Leading individual", Legal500:

«Strong competence within VAT in combination with in-depth industry and
commercial understanding»


  • 1998 Law degree, University of Oslo

Work experience

  • 2023 – Advokatfirmaet Harboe & Co AS, Partner
  • 2015 – 2023 Advokatfirmaet Haavind, partner
  • 2006 – 2014 Advokatfirmaet Haavind, associate
  • 2000 – 2006 Advokatfirmaet Arntzen de Besche, associate
  • 1998 – 2000 The Norwegian Tax Directorate – Department of VAT


  • Author of Karnov Commentaries on the VAT Compensation Act
  • Lecturer on indirect tax at e.g. JUS, JUS, etc