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Henning Nordtvedt

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Advokatfirmaet Haavind AS

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Construction, Building and Offshore.


Henning Nordtvedt is a partner in the business area Construction, Building and Offshore, and is a member of the practice groups for Litigation, Construction, Fabrication Contracts and Public Procurement.. Henning Nordtvedt has particular knowledge of dispute resolution, construction and offshore contracts and public procurement. He has experience from the Office of the Attorney General where he worked with litigation and had the professional responsibility for implementing major state procurements. For the last five years he has primarily worked with: • Dispute resolutions and litigation • Follow-up and dispute resolutions in connection with larger deliveries within the Offshore-sector. • Assist in the implementation of larger state procurements • Adviser in connection to road, bridge and building contracts Adviser to both public and private participants in public procurement.


Partner, Advokatfirmaet Haavind (2009) Advokatfirmaet Haavind (2007-) the Attorney General (2000-2007).


University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1993, economics etc. Cand. jur, University of Bergen (1999).



Within: Construction

Highlights for Advokatfirmaet Haavind AS’ ‘outstanding’ practice included advising Otra Kraft on a hydroelectric power project in southern Norway and representing Sporveien in a dispute related to the construction of a new underground subway line. Henning Nordtvedt heads the department, which fields Johnny Johansen, who is ‘clearly one of the best practitioners in the market’; ‘top litigatorArve Martin Bjørnvik, the ‘highly skilledOlav Bergsaker, ‘excellent negotiatorJohan Fredrik Remmen and the ‘committedMikal Brøndmo.

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Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Construction specialist Henning Nordtvedt leads the ‘top-class practice’ at Advokatfirmaet Haavind AS, which combines ‘a first-rate service with a responsive, consistent and commercial team and particularly excellent industry insight’. Avinor and Otra Kraft are clients; the group represented the latter in a final settlement claim relating to a hydropower project. Key practitioners include Rasmus Asbjørnsen, construction specialists Johnny Johansen and the ‘knowledgeable and committedMikal Brøndmo, and public procurement and tax expert Goud Helge Homme Fjellheim.

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Offshore construction and shipbuilding

Within: Offshore construction and shipbuilding

Mikal Brøndmo leads the practice at Advokatfirmaet Haavind AS, which was bolstered by the arrival of oil sector specialist Christopher Sveen from Kyllingstad Kleveland Advokatfirma DA. Litigator Henning Nordtvedt and construction expert Johnny Johansen are highly regarded. Arctic Seaworks, Kværner and National Oilwell Varco are clients.

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