Karl Erik Navestad > Arntzen de Besche > Oslo, Norway > Lawyer Profile

Arntzen de Besche
PO BOX 2734
0204 OSLO

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Norway > Oil and gas

The practice at Arntzen de Besche has a ‘flexible, can-do attitude with the right balance of speed and quality’ and fields ‘good experienced lawyers who have different areas of expertise, which helps to find a better solution’. Key practitioners include practice head Karl Erik Navestad, who handles development projects and regulatory issues; Rune Omdahl, who focuses on licensing issues, field development and the purchase and sale of petroleum products; and Stavanger-based Anders Rødland. The full-service department acts for several key players in the oil exploration and production sector and the petroleum industry; notable clients include DNO, Lundin Norway and Gassco.

Norway > Offshore construction and shipbuilding

Arntzen de Besche utilises its domestic network of offices in Oslo, Trondheim and Stavanger to handle offshore construction projects and contentious issues for clients in the oil and gas, aquaculture and fisheries, shipping and shipbuilding sectors; the group has recently advised on the development of offshore aquaculture farms and assisted with the establishment of a liquid biogas plant. Karl Erik Navestad heads up the practice, which also includes litigator Stian Fagervold and Trondheim-based Ole Skeidsvoll Moe, who focuses on offshore oil and gas projects. Atle Gabrielsen joined Wiersholm in early 2019.