Knut-Magnar Aanestad is Head of Innovation at Kluge Advokatfirma AS. Management positions in three leading law firms has made him an undisputed thought leader within legal innovation in Norway and internationally renown as a highly respected expert. His business contribution at Law Firm Schjødt, in a period with remarkable financial results, led to international awards: the 2013 Deltek Innovation Award and Entrepreneur Lawyer’s “2013 Top 10 Smokin’ Hot Lawyers &/or Entrepreneurs!”, amongst others. He is also a widely used speaker and contributor at both national and international Legal Tech and Innovation events.
After years of success in legal business development, Knut-Magnar joined Kluge Law Firm and leads their development, transforming client approach through technology and activities. Under his management Kluge has developed a new digital services concept, “OMNIA”, that has fundamentally transformed central areas of Kluge’s service delivery.