Magnus Thomassen is attorney-at-law, graduated from the University of Bergen in 2012, with specialization in copyright, trademark and design- and patent law.
Magnus has a great interest in and hands-on experience from the entertainment industry.
He also holds a degree as film producer from the Norwegian Film School in Lillehammer from 2006, and has worked on the film series Varg Veum. In 2008 he founded and held position as CEO in Art on Earth AS, a company providing digital distribution of music. After law school Magnus provided legal services for the entertainment industry though his own consultancy, which included being in-house legal adviser in one of the Norway’s leading artist managements.
Since 2013 he has worked as attorney-at-law within intellectual property law, contract law and real estate. He joined Acapo AS in 2016.
Magnus has extensive experience in providing legal advice within copyright law, including setup, revision and negotiation of agreements for clients in among others the music and film industries. He also assists clients in issues relating to trademark law and privacy law.
Magnus is a member of the Norwegian Bar Association.
Magnus working languages are Norwegian and English.