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Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS

HAAKON VII'S GATE 10, PO BOX 1484 VIKA, 0116 OSLO, NORWAY
Tel:
Work +47 23 11 11 11
Fax:
Fax +47 23 11 10 10
Email:
Web:
www.thommessen.no
Bergen, London, Oslo, Stavanger

Gunnar Martinsen

Tel:
Work +4723111106
Email:
Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS

Work Department

Renewable Energy

Position

A significant part of Mr Martinsen's work is related to the conditions of the power industry and energy law related litigation. He is ranked as a leading lawyer within his field in national and international rankings. He advises Norwegian and foreign power companies matters concerning energy, water resources and licensing. Mr Martinsen has assisted a number of power companies in connection with acquisitions, disposals, placements, mergers and various restructurings.

Career

2008 Admitted to the Supreme Court of Norway; 2000- Partner, Oslo office, Thommessen; 1998-1999 Senior Associate, Oslo office, Thommessen; 1996-1997 Associate, Oslo office, Thommessen; 1995-1996 Associate, Oslo, Advokatfirmaet R√¶der, Wisl√łff & Aasland; 1993-1995 Legal advisor, Oslo, Norwegian Water Resources and Energy Directorate

Languages

English

Member

Norwegian Bar Association

Education

1993 Candidate in Jurisprudence, University of Oslo


Norway

Electricity and renewable energy

Within: Leading individuals

Gunnar Martinsen - Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS

Within: Electricity and renewable energy

Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS' 'highly competent, effective and strategic' team 'always adds value and delivers on time' on mandates including transactions, disputes, concession work, licensing issues and environmental law with notable experience in corporate restructurings, project developments and investments in renewable energy assets. Department head Jens Naas-Bibow acted for NorthConnect on the establishment of a high-voltage direct-current interconnector between Norway and the UK, Bendik Christoffersen advised Zephyr on the development, sale and project financing of Guleslettene wind farm; Jacob F Bull led advice to Lyse Produksjon on the procurement and construction of a new hydro power plant, and Gunnar Martinsen assisted Energi Norge with the implementation of the EU Water Framework Directive. Managing associate Thomas Borch-Nielsen is also a name to note.

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Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS

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