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Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS

VESTRE STRØMKAIEN 7, PO BOX 43 NYGARDSTANGEN, 5838 BERGEN, NORWAY
Tel:
Work +47 55 30 61 00
Fax:
Fax +47 55 30 61 01
Email:
Web:
www.thommessen.no
Bergen, London, Oslo, Stavanger

Trond Hatland

Tel:
Work +4755306119
Email:
Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS

Work Department

Fishery and Aquaculture; Incsurance; M&A and Corporate Law; Employment; Dispute Resolution

Position

Mr Hatland has litigated numerous cases on all levels of the Norwegian judicial system, and in arbitration. Furthermore, He has litigated and won cases before the European Court of Human Rights. In addition He is the trusted advisor for both private and public clients and is appointed as litigator for the National Disciplinary Board for lawyers. He is also a board member at Proffice Bergen AS and NWT Media AS.

Career

2007 Admitted to the Supreme Court of Norway; 2005- Partner, Bergen office, Thommessen; 2001-2004 Senior Associate, Bergen office, Thommessen; 1999-2001 Lawyer, Bergen office, Thommessen; 1999 Admitted to the bar; 1997-1999 Associate, Bergen office, Thommessen; 1996-1997 Army Legal Service Officer, The Royal Norwegian Navy, The Royal Norwegian Navy

Languages

English

Member

Norwegian Bar Association

Education

1989-1996 Candidate in Jurisprudence, University of Bergen


Norway

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Asle Bjelland leads the ‘extremely well-prepared’ team in Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS’ Oslo office, while Trond Hatland heads the group in Bergen. Henning Harborg, Eirik Raanes and Hanne Skaarberg Holen are also names to note, and Henrik Hagberg was a recent arrival from Wikborg Rein. Recent highlights include defending multiple insurers in a recourse claim following a train fire, and acting for Transocean in a tax evasion case.

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Employment

Within: Employment

Stein Kimsås-Otterbech heads Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS’ ‘excellent’ team, which utilises its ‘strong industry knowledge’ on transactional matters. The group acts for clients in the retail, private equity, offshore and oil sectors; Statoil, RBS and Microsoft are examples. Trond Hatland in Bergen handles contentious matters.

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Insurance

Within: Insurance

At Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS, department head Andreas Meidell has ‘high levels of business and legal acumen combined with a calm and reassuring demeanour and a proactive and pragmatic approach’. Meidell focuses on marine insurance and recently represented Norwegian Hull Club as lead insurer in a cover claim following a collision in the Gulf of Mexico. Henrik Hagberg and Trond Hatland are also names to note in the insurer-focused team.

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Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS

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