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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
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Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig, Peter Aall Simonsen, Oslo, NORWAY

Peter Aall Simonsen

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Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig

Work Department

Banking and finance

Position

Partner. Peter Aall Simonsen is head of the Banking & Finance department in Oslo and specialises in the banking and finance sector with a focus on banking and debt capital markets in relation to asset, project and acquisition financing. He has over the years also handled several large restructurings related to distressed debt. Additionally, Simonsen has significant experience within energy law. He is described in Legal 500 as a leading authority in Norway within electricity and renewable energy, and particularly strong in wind power projects.

Career

Partner, Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig AS, 2013; Partner, Simonsen Advokatfirma DA, 2007-2012; Associate/Lawyer/Senior Lawyer, Simonsen Advokatfirma DA, 2001-2006; Advisor, legal department, Norwegian Water Resources and Energy Directorate, 1998-2001; Trainee, the law firm Kjær & Co, Kristiansand, 1996: Trainee, legal department, Stolt Parel Tankers Inc., shipowners, Greenwich, Connecticut USA, 1995; Trainee, O-J. Libæk & Partners, shipbrokers, Oslo, 1994; Trainee, H. Clarkson & Co, shipbrokers, London, UK, 1993.

Languages

Norwegian and English.

Member

Member of the Norwegian Bar Association's advisory law committee on banking, financing and currency, 2014-; Various board appointments.

Education

Admitted to the bar, 2003; Cand.jur., University of Oslo, Faculty of Law, 1998.

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