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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
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Web:
www.svw.no
Bergen, Kristiansand, Oslo, Singapore, Stavanger, Tromso and 1 more

Ingar Fuglevåg

Tel:
Work +47 900 96 098
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Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig

Work Department

Aviation

Position

Partner. Ingar Fuglevåg is head of our aviation department and has wide experience from aviation and financing of airplanes for national and international companies. This involves aviation and helicopter companies, banks, finance institutions, insurance companies and leasing companies. He has been involved in a broad range of aviating finance transactions. Fuglevåg has also long time experience in disputes and litigation, especially within maritime law and transaction law.

Career

Partner, Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig AS, 2013; Partner, Advokatfirmaet Vogt & Wiig AS, 2005-2012; Lawyer, Advokatfirmaet Vogt & Co. ANS/Advokatfirmaet Vogt & Wiig AS, 1999-2004; Associate and lawyer, Steenstrup Advokatfirma, 1996-1999.

Languages

Norwegian and English.

Education

Cand. Jur., University of Tromsø, 1995.


Norway

Banking and finance (including shipping finance)

Within: Banking and finance (including shipping finance)

With 'a meticulous yet pragmatic and business-minded approach' and 'a can-do attitude which fuels and transforms tricky situations into problem-solving sessions', Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig 'manages to serve its clients, not only to the highest of standards, but also with the highest results possible' and 'always exceeds expectations in the delivery-to-cost ratio'. Peter Aall Simonsen heads up the Oslo-based group and Eivind Eliassen leads the practice in Bergen; Simonsen focuses on vessel, rig, acquisition and real estate financings and Eliassen also has experience in insolvency matters. Simonsen's recent mandates include acting for Prime Capital on the financing of the Raudfjell and Kvitfjell wind farms and assisting Helly Hansen with the establishment of its corporate financing structure with DNB Bank. Other noteworthy names include Ingar Fuglevåg, who assisted Norwegian Air Shuttle with several aircraft financings; shipping specialists Christine Rødsæther and Erlend Lous, and regulatory expert Morten Wilhelm Winther.

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Insurance

Within: Insurance

Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig excels in marine insurance with expertise in protection and indemnity insurance, cargo claims and loss of hire issues. Frithjof Herlofsen leads the department; his recent work includes acting for Gjensidige in a case relating to the application of limitations in clauses and representing Hamburg Cruises in a claim against Gard relating to the calculation of compensation under loss of hire cover. The firm also has an aviation insurance practice led by Ingar Fuglevåg and personal injury team headed by Øyvind Vidhammer.

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