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Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig

FILIPSTAD BRYGGE 1, PO BOX 2043 VIKA, 0125 OSLO, NORWAY
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Work +47 21 95 55 00
Fax:
Fax +47 21 95 55 01
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Web:
www.svw.no
Bergen, Kristiansand, Oslo, Singapore, Stavanger, Tromso and 1 more

Christine Rødsæther

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Work +47 950 74 898
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Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig

Work Department

Banking and Finance, Shipping

Position

Christine Rødsæther has extensive experience within shipping and offshore related transactions, financing and restructurings. She has extensive experience in assisting shipyards, shipping companies and equipment suppliers with contracts for design, construction and supply as well as ship and offshore installations, and assists both Norwegian and foreign financial institutions.

Career

Partner, Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig AS 2013; Partner, Advokatfirmaet Vogt & Wiig AS 2002 – 2013; Partner, Andersen Legal ANS 2000 – 2002; Lawyer, Wikborg, Rein & Co, Oslo 1998 – 2000; Associate, Wikborg, Rein & Co, London 1994 – 1998; Associate, Wikborg, Rein & Co, Bergen 1989 – 1993.

Languages

Norwegian and English.

Education

“Master of Law” (LLM), “Transnational Business Practice”, Mc George School of Law, University of Pacific, Sacramento, California. (Two months spent with the University of Salzburg, three months in Taipei, Taiwan and seven months with the McGeorge School of Law, Sacramento, California.) 1994; Cand.jur, University of Bergen 1989.


Norway

Maritime law

Within: Leading individuals

Christine Rødsæther - Simonsen Vogt Wiig, Advokatfirmaet

Within: Maritime law

Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig’s ‘pragmatic, knowledgeable and solution-oriented team’ counts ‘leading starChristine Rødsæther; ‘talented litigatorFrithjof Herlofsen; Oslo group head Erlend Lous; Jan Vablum, who leads the Bergen practice; and the ‘brilliantChristian Bjørtuft Ellingsen as key practitioners. Hågen Hansen joined the Bergen team from Wikborg Rein.

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Offshore construction and shipbuilding

Within: Offshore construction and shipbuilding

Erlend Lous heads the department at Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig, which recently advised Aker BP on the Snadd subsea field development, assisted Bergen Group with its reorganisation and handled an offshore development for VNG Norge. Clients praise ‘shipping doyenJan Vablum and the ‘brilliantChristine Rødsæther. Hågen Hansen and Trym Landa joined from Wikborg Rein and Advokatfirmaet Schjødt AS respectively.

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