Thor Leegaard has been with KPMG since 2002 and a tax partner since 2007. He was educated at the University of Bergen and has an LLM in taxation from the London School of Economics. Thor started his career with the Norwegian tax administration in Oslo, and later worked for the International Bureau of Fiscal Documentation where he focused on UK and Irish tax developments.

Thor covers company law and domestic and international tax law as well as European law issues connected to taxation, and has extensive M&A experience. He has handled a number of complex disputes on administrative level, and has practical experience from tax litigation, including litigation before the EFTA Court of Justice.

Thor is a member of the tax law committee of the Norwegian Bar Association.