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Mikal Brøndmo

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Advokatfirmaet Haavind AS

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Dispute resolution, oil and offshore


Mikal Brøndmo is a dispute resolution partner with a particular focus on oil and offshore. Mikal Brøndmo has extensive arbitration and litigation experience, especially within offshore contracts and construction law. He has for many years assisted in international oil and offshore projects, including international arbitrations. Mikal Brøndmo is also a lecturer at the Faculty of Law at the University of Oslo, where he teaches contract law and civil procedure. Furthermore, he is a censor in the subjects of offshore contracts and construction law.


Partner in Advokatfirmaet Haavind (2015-) Advokatfirmaet Haavind (2005-) Ministry of Justice, Legislative department (2005) Research assistant, Department of public and international law, University of Oslo (2004).


Scandinavian languages, English.


Degree in Jurisprudence, University of Oslo (2005).



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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Oil and gas

Within: Oil and gas

Problem-solving expertMikal Brøndmo leads the practice at Advokatfirmaet Haavind AS, which is ‘excellent at striking the balance between pragmatism and formality’, and was recently strengthened by the recruitment of Christopher Sveen and Bård Sandstad from Kyllingstad Kleveland Advokatfirma DA. Fortis Petroleum, Kværner and North Energy are clients.

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