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Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS

HAAKON VII'S GATE 10, PO BOX 1484 VIKA, 0116 OSLO, NORWAY
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Work +47 23 11 11 11
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Fax +47 23 11 10 10
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www.thommessen.no
Bergen, London, Oslo, Stavanger
Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS, Andreas Meidell, Oslo, NORWAY

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Andreas Meidell

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Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS

Work Department

Insurance; Shipping; Dispute Resolution

Position

Mr Meidell works mainly on commercial insurance claims and coverage issues, such as marine/energy insurance, property and liability insurance, cargo insurance, as well as reinsurance. He is also a frequent litigator and appointed arbitrator in Norwegian and international arbitrations. He is also a member of The Norwegian Maritime Law Association (CMI). Mr Meidell heads Thommessen’s practice area of Insurance.

Career

2010-Partner, Oslo office, Thommessen; 2005-2010 Lawyer, Oslo office, Thommessen; 2005 Admitted to the bar; 2003-2005 Associate, (part-time), Advokatfirma Kluge; 2002-2004 Associate Professor, Doctor of Laws, Faculty of Law, University of Bergen; 1998-2002 Research Fellow, Faculty of Law, University of Bergen; 1996-1998 Associate, Bergen office, Wikborg Rein

Languages

English; French

Member

Norwergian Bar Association

Education

2003-Doctor of Laws, University of Bergen; 1996-Candidate in Jurisprudence, University of Bergen; 1994-Law studies, Faculté du Droit, Aix-en-Provence, France


Norway

Insurance

Within: Leading individuals

Andreas Meidell - Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS

Within: Insurance

Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS' 'thorough and skilled' team is led by Andreas Meidell, who is arguably 'one of the best lawyers in Norway for insurance matters' and has 'an impressive ability to keep up with the details'. The department handles the full spectrum of corporate insurance work with notable strength in marine insurance; it recently acted for Norwegian Hull Club in a claim following a collision in the Gulf of Mexico and represented SwissMarine and Gard in a recourse direct action against Skuld. Other noteworthy individuals include Henrik Hagberg, Trond Hatland, Stephen Knudtzon and managing associate Hugo Munthe-Kaas.

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Maritime law

Within: Maritime law

With 'good business understanding and in-depth knowledge of the industry', Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS 'consistently delivers high-quality work' and clients single out group head Mads Haavardsholm, who is 'always reachable and is a professional team player'. The department recently acted for Norwegian Hull Club in litigation relating to a cover claim following a collision in the Gulf of Mexico, and assisted Cargow Investments with the sale and leaseback of four new vessels. Other key names include the highly regarded Stephen Knudtzon, insurance specialist Andreas Meidell and Henrik Hagberg.

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Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS

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