Kristin Kjærheim Astrup

Senior Partner

Regional Director, Norway & the UK

Attorney at Law

+47 934 35 116


Kristin joined Zacco in 2012 as a trademark attorney. She has several years experience within IP and corporate law. Kristin works primarily with disputes regarding infringement of intellectual property rights, media- and entertainment law and unfair competition. She has 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.

Kristin came from a position as associate lawyer at Thommesen law firm, from which she also had an outplacement at Dell Norway AS. She served as deputy judge at Oslo district court in 2008-2009.

Kristin graduated from the university of Oslo, faculty of law, in 2005. She became a member of the Norwegian Bar association in 2009.

Kristin has also received an individual recommendation in the 2018 edition of the WTR 1000 – The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals. You can find her profile here. Additionally, Kristin has been recommended individually for Intellectual Property Law by The Legal 500 EMEA for 2018.

Areas Of Expertise

Trademark Prosecution

Design Prosecution

Marketing and Regulatory

Competence Areas
Industrial Design
Arts & Crafts