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Mari Reitzel Bjerke

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Advokatfirmaet Haavind AS

Work Department

Renewable Energy, Dispute Resolution

Position

Mari specialises in renewable energy, contract law/construction law and litigation, and has ten years’ experience as adviser to players within the renewable energy sector.

She advises on issues related to hydroelectric power production, district heating, grid development and wind power, especially related to regulatory issues and constraints, contractual matters, concession issues, establishment and development of power production, energy related transactions, acquisition of waterfall and land rights, government requirements and appraisement. She has extensive experience with complex energy transactions, especially within hydro power and wind power, as adviser to both seller side and buyer side.

Mari also has extensive litigation experience, and significant construction law competence, especially from working with the development of power production facilities within hydro power and wind power.

Career

2013- Advokatfirmaet Haavind, 2013 Follo District Court (Deputy Judge), 2007-2012 Advokatfirmaet Haavind

Languages

Norwegian, English

Education

2007 University of Oslo (Cand. jur.)


Norway

Electricity and renewable energy

Within: Next Generation Partners

Mari Reitzel Bjerke - Advokatfirmaet Haavind AS

Within: Electricity and renewable energy

With 'detailed knowledge and a highly commercial approach',¬†Advokatfirmaet Haavind AS¬†fields a team of 'professional and pragmatic' individuals including group head¬†Aksel Tannum, who has 'a deep understanding of the sector and consistently seeks solutions throughout',¬†Johan Fredrik Remmen, newly promoted partner¬†J√łran Sandvik, infrastructure specialist¬†Jarle W Holstr√łm, litigator¬†H√•kon Bleken¬†and renewables expert and senior lawyer¬†Mari Reitzel Bjerke. In a recent highlight, Sandvik led advice to BlackRock on its acquisition of the Guleslettene wind farm; the team also assisted Statnett with the establishment of a new central power grid in Northern Norway, acted for Eolus Vind Norge on the development of a wind power project, and handled the establishment of an onshore wind power cluster project for Fosen Vind.¬†P√•l Martin Abell¬†also made partner in 2019.

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