Mr Sigurd Holter Torp > Advokatfirmaet Schjødt > Oslo, Norway > Lawyer Profile

Advokatfirmaet Schjødt
Tordenskiolds gate 12
P.O. Box 2444 Solli
NO-0201 Oslo
Norway
Sigurd Holter Torp photo

Work Department

Litigation& Arbitration

Position

Partner

Languages

English, Norwegian

Lawyer Rankings

Norway > Dispute resolution

Advokatfirmaet Schjødt has extensive experience in commercial litigation, white-collar crime proceedings, liability claims, tax litigation and large-scale international arbitrations within the offshore, energy and shipping sectors. Per Magne Ristvedt demonstrates ‘good control over the facts‘, and jointly heads up the practice with Marie Nesvik, who focuses on cross-border litigation. Sven Eriksrud handles contractual disputes and professional liability cases, Trond Sollund  focuses on the oil and gas sector, Halvor Manshaus specialises in technology and media litigation, and Sigurd Holter Torp is a key name for white-collar crime mandates. Vidar Strømme left the firm for a role in the Norwegian National Human Rights Institution in June 2021.

Norway > TMT

Telecoms expert Kaare Risung and litigation and arbitration specialist Halvor Manshaus jointly head up the digital innovation, TMT and privacy team at Advokatfirmaet Schjødt. The department advises across the whole range of matters, including contentious work, transactional mandates, corporate advisory matters and regulatory issues. Eva Jarbekk counts privacy and data protection issues as a core strength of her practice. Other key practitioners include IP expert Sigurd Holter Torp and Hugo Berg Otterlei, who specialises in IT contracts.

Norway > Intellectual property

The intellectual property practice at Advokatfirmaet Schjødt is jointly led by Kaare M Risung and Halvor Manshaus, who is highly regarded for his extensive experience in IP litigation. Sigurd Holter Torp focuses on complex, high-profile patent and trade mark disputes, and is well versed in marketing law and trade secrets matters, while Knut Sverre Skurdal Andresen is ‘always positive, resolution oriented, creative and has a lot of knowledge within his area‘, with noted expertise in technology patent disputes and the IP aspects of transactions. Senior lawyer Thomas Hagen is ‘an experienced IP lawyer with a commercial mindset and practical approach to the situation‘. Associate Jenny Nondal is another key contact.