"Henning is very responsive and extremely thorough and detailed. He is always technically very well prepared."

Client, The Legal 500 2023

Henning Raa

Lawyer / partner

(+47) 477 81 842  /  hr@aaboevensen.com

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Henning Raa joined the firm in June 2019. He has over 25 years of experience as a lawyer and tax advisor, and he has extensive practice in advising strategic and financial clients in M&A tax matters and leading transaction engagements.

Previously, Henning operated as the leader of the Transaction Tax service in a Big 4 company in Norway. His capabilities include vendor and buy-side assignments, tax structuring and integration issues for both domestic and international private equity funds, real estate investors and corporations. The transaction engagements also include due diligence, refinancing, IPOs, tax modelling and planning relating to disposals and acquisitions. He has broad experience in various industries including technology, real estate, infrastructure and industrial production.

Henning places emphasis on understanding and meeting his clients’ needs and expectations. He seeks to find the best solutions within the commercial and legal perimeters of every transaction.

Professional experience

  • Partner, Ernst & Young Tax and Law (transaction tax), 2002 – 2019
  • Lawyer, Arthur Andersen/Andersen Legal, 1994 – 2002
  • Norwegian tax authorities, 1990 - 1994


  • Cand.jur, University of Bergen, 1990