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KRONPRINSESSE M√ĄRTHAS PLASS 1, PO BOX 1513 VIKA, 0117 OSLO, NORWAY
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Morten Lund Mathisen

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Wikborg Rein

Work Department

Shipping Offshore.

Position

Morten Lund Mathisen is a Partner at Wikborg Rein's Oslo office and is part of the firm's Shipping Offshore practice where he also heads the Maritime and Offshore Emergency Response Team. He is a maritime and offshore lawyer specialised in international maritime law, particularly related to casualty work, assisting Norwegian and international clients; in particular P&I Clubs, hull underwriters and ship- and offshore unit owners. After initially working in the Oslo office he was heading the Kobe office for five years before moving to England where he headed Wikborg Rein’s London office from 1997 to 2008. Lund Mathisen is recommended by Chambers and Partners and Legal 500 as "Leader in their field" in the category Shipping: Litigation.

Lund Mathisen has nearly 30 years of experience in his field and has in this period handled some of the largest and most complex casualties world wide.

Career

2008- Partner, Wikborg Rein, Oslo. 1997-2008 Partner, Wikborg Rein, London. 1997 Partner, Wikborg Rein, Kobe, Japan. 1995-1997 Norwegian Consul-General, Kobe/Osaka, Japan. 1992-1996 Japan Representative, Wikborg Rein, Kobe, Japan. 1988-1992 Associate, Wikborg Rein, Oslo. 1987-1988 Deputy Judge, Ålesund. 1987 Police Public Prosecutor, Moss Police Headquarters, Moss.

Member

Norwegian Bar Association.

Education

1991 Coastal Skipper Certificate. 1986 Cand. jur., University of Oslo.


Norway

Maritime law

Within: Leading individuals

Morten Lund Mathisen - Wikborg Rein

Within: Maritime law

Wikborg Rein's full-service practice includes group leader¬†Gaute Gjelsten¬†and deputy head¬†√ėyvind Axe¬†in Oslo and Bergen respectively; Gjelsten is a key name for contentious work and Axe focuses on shipping transactions. Other noteworthy practitioners include¬†Morten Lund Mathisen, who leads the maritime and offshore emergency response team, managing partner¬†Finn Bj√łrnstad¬†and¬†Trond Eilertsen. Mathisen recently represented Assuranceforeningen Gard in litigation arising from a collision in the Singapore Strait and Axe assisted Solstad Farstad with its merger with Deep Sea Supply.¬†Herman Steen¬†made partner in 2018.

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