Mr Pål Lieungh > Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS > Oslo, Norway > Lawyer Profile

Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS
Ruseløkkveien 38, 0251 Oslo
PO Box 1484 Vika
NO-0116 Oslo
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Work Department

Oil Service; Oil and Gas; Dispute Resolution


Mr Lieungh has many years of experience as legal advisor within the offshore, oil & gas and industrial sectors. He also has extensive international experience as an advisor to Norwegian companies dealing with international projects. Mr Lieungh heads the firm’s Oil Service practice area.


2002 Partner, Thommessen; 1999-2001Senior Associate, Thommessen; 1997-1999 Head of Kværner’s legal offices for North- and South America, General legal advice in the region and head of legal team negotiating the USD 429 mill governmental grant for taking over the shipyard in Philadelphia; 1996-1997 In house counsel, Kværner’s legal offices Southeast Asia, Kværner ASA’s Hong Kong office; 1994-1996 Lawyer, responsible for offshore construction and oil & gas, Inhouse counsel Kværner ASA Oslo office ; 1993-1994 Deputy Judge, Asker and Bærum District Court; 1989-1994 Attorney at law and litigator, The lawfirm Hauge & Stang Lund; 1989 Penal Code Commission, Secretary




Norwegian Bar Association


1991-Law studies, England; 1988-Candidate in Jurisprudence, University of Oslo

Lawyer Rankings

Norway > Oil and gas

(Leading individuals)

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The oil and gas team at Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS is jointly led by M&A expert Christian Hals and Pål Lieungh, who has established expertise in assisting Norwegian companies with international projects. The group is well versed in handling high-profile litigation, complex development projects, and M&A mandates. In the Stavanger office, Audun Stornes is sought out for his expertise in contentious work arising from upstream oil and gas matters; Thomas Abrahamsen assists E&P clients with a broad range of corporate issues; Jone Stakkestad‘s workload includes procurement and transactional matters; and June Snemyr is a key name for regulatory matters.

Norway > Offshore construction and shipbuilding

(Hall of Fame)

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