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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

Christian Bjørtuft Ellingsen

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Work +47 958 81 927
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Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig

Work Department

Shipping, Offshore construction and shipbuilding

Position

Christian Bjørtuft Ellingsen works mainly on assignments within the shipping- and offshore sector, including litigious matters. He has particular extensive experience with shipbuilding and offshore construction contracts. Ellingsen also has substantial experience with public procurement processes.

Career

Partner, Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig AS 2013; Partner, Advokatfirmaet Vogt & Wiig AS 2012-2013; Senior Associate, Advokatfirmaet Vogt & Wiig AS 2005-2012; Associate Attorney at Law, Advokatfirmaet Vogt & Wiig AS 2002-2005.

Languages

Norwegian and English.

Education

Practising Certificate 2004; Cand. Jur (law degree), University of Oslo 2001; Studies at University of Nottingham 2000.


Norway

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Highlights for Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig’s ‘engaged and committed’ practice included representing Kruse Smith in several construction disputes, acting for Ascendia in patent litigation, and representing Caprino Filmcenter in an IP infringement dispute. Peter Simonsen leads the group; Christian Bjørtuft Ellingsen and Egil Horstad are also key names. Kjell Sagen Berg joined the firm’s Trondheim office.

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EU and competition

Within: EU and competition

The ‘highly professionalJan Magne Juuhl-Langseth, who has ‘a very practical approach’, leads Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig’s ‘world-class’ team. The group handles state aid cases, antitrust litigation and abuse of dominance issues alongside substantial public procurement work through Anders Thue and Christian Bjørtuft Ellingsen. Mona Søyland, Karin Fløistad and Tor Stokke are also names to note.

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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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