Mr Sondre Dyrland > Wiersholm > Oslo, Norway > Lawyer Profile

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Work Department

Energy and natural resources


Dyrland has many years of experience with the oil and gas industry and regularly advises the Royal Ministry of Oil and Energy and several oil companies on a range of regulatory and contractual issues. He is also experienced as counsel and arbitrator in gas price reviews and other oil & gas disputes. Dyrland’s practice areas include petroleum law (petroleum act and regulations, JOAs, unit agreements, tie-in agreements), gas market regulation, gas sales contracts, gas transport contracts, LNG contracts, offshore construction law and general contract law.


2016-: Partner, Advokatfirmaet Wiersholm, 2010-2016: Partner, Kluge Advokatfirma 2007-2009: Associate, Kluge Advokatfirma 2007: Legal advisor, Norges Bank Investment Management 2002-2006: Research fellow, University of Oslo 2004: Visiting Fulbright Scholar, GWU Law Shcool, Washington D.C. 2001: Associate in house counsel, Norsk Hydro 2000: Assistant research fellow, University of Oslo.


Scandinavian languages, English


Norwegian Bar Association.


2007: Doctor of Jurisprudence (LL.D.), University of Oslo 2001: Cand. jur, University of Oslo

Lawyer Rankings

Norway > Oil and gas

(Leading individuals)

Sondre DyrlandWiersholm

Wiersholm‘s ‘efficient and highly knowledgeable‘ team has ‘broad and in-depth knowledge within oil and gas and the wider energy sector’. The group undertakes the full range of oil and gas work, and is well known for handling instructions from a client base that includes Equinor, ConocoPhillips Skandinavia, and Chrysaor. Practice head Sondre Dyrland is ‘very knowledgeable and has exceptional analytic skills‘. Kristian Martin Lind has ‘a hands-on, practical and efficient approach to M&A work within the oil and gas industry‘.