Mr Christian Hals > Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS > Oslo, Norway > Lawyer Profile

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

Work Department

M&A and Corporate law; Capital Markets; Oil and Gas


Partner. Christian works primarily with M&A and securities law within the oil and gas segment. He has broad experience with M&A and equity capital market transactions, and has inter alia assisted several issuers in connection with listings on the Oslo Stock Exchange.


2018-current Partner, Oslo office, Thommessen; 2015-2017 Managing associate, Oslo office, Thommessen; 2013–2015 Senior associate, Oslo office, Thommessen; 2013 Admitted to the bar; 2009–2012 Associate, Oslo office, Thommessen.




Norwegian Bar Association


2009–2009 LLM, Bond University, Australia; 2005–2009 Master of Laws, University of Oslo

Lawyer Rankings

Norway > Oil and gas

(Next Generation Partners)

Christian HalsAdvokatfirmaet Thommessen AS

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.