Christian Bjørtuft Ellingsen > Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig > Oslo, Norway > Lawyer Profile

Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig
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Work Department

EU and Competition, Shipping and Offshore, Dispute Resolution




Christian Bjørtuft Ellingsen works mainly with contracts and procurements in the transport and energy sector. He works mainly on assignments concerning contract law and procurements especially within the transport, shipping and energy sector, where he assists both public entities and private companies. He has considerable experienence with dispute resolution within these areas.

Christian lectures frequently on topics related to contracts and procurements, including at the Norwegian Business School BI, the University of Oslo and IBA. He is mentioned in the Legal 500 categories Dispute Resolution, EU and competition og Offshore Construction and Shipbuilding.


Norwegian and English

Lawyer Rankings

Norway > Public procurement

Anders Thue heads up Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig‘s public procurement team, which operates from within the firm’s EU and competition practice. The group has an established track record in handling large public procurement mandates, and also acts in dispute resolution. Christian Bjørtuft Ellingsen handles litigation, procurement processes and contractual issues. Associate partner Anne Buan focuses on complex IT and technology procurement projects, and senior associate Olav Haukeli advises contractors on tender and award processes.

Norway > Insurance

Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig‘s insurance practice is singled out for its strength in marine insurance matters, with a solid track record in representing insurers in a range of disputes involving cargo, loss of hire, and marine P&I, among other areas. Frithjof Herlofsen is highly regarded for his expertise in marine insurance, and is well versed in acting for international insurers in contentious matters. Lars Inge Ørstavik, who co-leads the team with Herlofsen, is very experienced in compensation law and casualty work. Christian Bjørtuft Ellingsen‘s practice focuses on transport insurance matters, and senior associate Marte Sønstevold is noted for her experience in handling cargo-related matters and coverage disputes.