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Arntzen de Besche

PO BOX 2734, SOLLI, 0204 OSLO, NORWAY
Tel:
Work +47 23 89 40 00
Fax:
Fax +47 23 89 40 01
Email:
Web:
www.adeb.no
Oslo, Stavanger, Trondheim
Arntzen de Besche, Rune Omdahl, Oslo, NORWAY

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Rune Omdahl

Tel:
Work +47 23 89 40 00
Email:
Arntzen de Besche

Work Department

Oil and Energy.

Position

Partner. Petroleum law: especially government contracts (PSA, PSC), International law, licensing issues, joint operating agreements, unitisation agreements, oil and gas transportation, major offshore and onshore field developments, finance, acquisitions, petroleum sales and purchases, and the LNG chain.

Career

2011 - Partner, Arntzen de Besche; 2006-2011, Partner, Advokatfirmaet Haavind; 2000-2005, Senior Associate, Simonsen Føyen Advokatfirma, Department of Petroleum law ; 2000-2001, Associate, Arntzen de Besche, 1996-2000, Associate, Arntzen, Underland & Co; 1995-1996, Assistant Judge, Distruct Court of Stjørdal and Verdal; 1992-1995, Legal Counsel, The Norwegian Directorate.

Languages

English and the Scandinavian languages.

Member

Norwegian Bar Association.

Education

1987-1992, Qualifying law degree from the University of Oslo.


Norway

Oil and gas

Within: Oil and gas

With 'genuine industry expertise and a commercial outlook', Arntzen de Besche has 'strength-in-depth, which allows it to support clients across the spectrum'. The group also has substantial experience in the E&P sector, petroleum industry and oil services market; it recently advised E&P company Hess on the $2bn sale of its Norwegian subsidiary to Aker BP, assisted with the establishment of Edge Petroleum, and handled all issues relating to Lundin's activity on the NCS including the Edvard Grieg and Brynhild oil fields. Group head Karl Erik Navestad has 'great industry knowledge', Rune Omdahl focuses on licensing issues, and Stian Fagervold joined from Wiersholm.

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