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Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS

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Henrik Hagberg

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Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS

Work Department

Shipping; Oil Service; Insurance


Partner. Mr Henrik Hagberg has broad experience from working with both contentious and non-contentious matters within the entire shipping and offshore industry, inter alia in connection with shipbuilding and offshore construction, sale & purchase and financing of vessels and rigs, including project finance, emergency response and casualty investigation and marine and energy insurance related matters, including insurance cover disputes. Mr Hagberg also has experience from the Norwegian oil and gas industry, in particular with respect to the Norwegian gas export industry.


2016–: Partner, Oslo office, Thommessen; 2011–2016: Partner, Oslo office, Wikborg Rein; 2009–2011: Partner, London office, Wikborg Rein; 2008–2009: Partner, Oslo office, Wikborg Rein; 2006–2008: Senior Associate, Oslo office, Wikborg Rein; 2002–2005: Wikborg Rein; 2002: Admitted to the bar; 2000–2002: Associate, Oslo office, Wikborg Rein; 1998–1999: Research Assistant, Scandinavian Institute of Maritime Law, University of Oslo


The Scandinavian languages; English


The Norwegian Bar Association


1999: Candidate in Jurisprudence, University of Oslo


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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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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Maritime law

Within: Maritime law

Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS ‘receives high marks across the board for its industry knowledge, exceptional team and commercial approach’ covering litigation, M&A, ship financings and insurance matters. Practice head Mads Haavardsholm is ‘extremely responsive’, Andreas Meidell handles insurance issues, Stephen Knudtzon ‘clearly stands out’ and Henrik Hagberg is ‘highly practical’.

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Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS

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    EU-kommisjonen publiserte 25. mai 2012 den såkalte artikkel 13-listen med 222 godkjente helsepåstander i markedsføring, etter anbefaling fra den Europeiske vitenskapskomité for mattrygghet (EFSA).
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