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Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig

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

Jan Vablum

Tel:
Work +47 916 83 168
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Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig

Work Department

Shipping and offshore, Bergen office

Position

Partner. Jan Vablum is Head of Shipping & Offshore in Bergen and has extensive experience with shipping related transactions, financing, restructuring and general corporate/M&A. He assists several Norwegian and international shipowners and shipyards with sale and purchase of vessels, structuring/restructuring, litigation and construction contracts. On a regular basis, Jan Vablum assists in establishing and organising maritime entities. In his capacity as advisor to the Freighter’s Association, he frequently advises in regulatory issues, bargaining agreements, etc.

Career

Partner, Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig AS, 2013-; Partner, Advokatfirmaet Vogt & Wiig AS; Associate, Wiig & Co. ANS; Associate, Advokatfirmaet Gjelsvik AS; Shipbroker.

Languages

Norwegian and English.

Education

Cand. jur., University of Oslo, 1994.


Norway

Maritime law

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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