Mr Petter Thomren Moltu > Wiersholm > Oslo, Norway > Lawyer Profile

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Work Department

Banking and Finance


Petter advises on banking and financing. He assists both lenders and borrowers with various forms of financing, including project financing, acquisition financing, E&P and energy.


Partner, Wiersholm, 2022

Managing Associate, Wiersholm, 2018

Senior Associate, Wiersholm, 2014

Associate, Wiersholm, 2011


Norwegian and English


Master of Law, University of Oslo, 2010

Lawyer Rankings

Norway > Insolvency and corporate recovery

Wiersholm frequently assists debtors, banks and bondholders with restructurings in an ‘outstanding‘ manner, with sector-specific knowledge of the shipping, offshore and aviation industries. Group head Ståle Gjengset focuses his practice on advising industrial companies, financial institutions and investment banks on matters relating to financial restructurings, M&A and capital markets transactions. The team also includes Kristine Hasle, who is highly experienced in finance transactions and restructurings; debt financing expert Atle Gabrielsen; and Petter Thomren Moltu, who focuses on debt capital markets, banking and finance, and restructuring mandates. Ingrid Tronshaug joined the team in 2023 from Kvale Advokatfirma DA, and brings with her expertise in insolvency and restructuring law with a focus on bankruptcies.

Norway > Banking and finance (including shipping finance)

(Next Generation Partners)

Petter Thomren MoltuWiersholm

Norway > Capital markets

Acting for both issuers and trustees, Wiersholm stands out for its strength across the full spectrum of capital markets work, handling a high volume of private placements, bonds, IPOs and listing mandates. Equity capital markets work is a particular area of expertise for the firm. A key name here is Anne Lise E. Gryte, who has ‘invaluable and unmatched‘ expertise across all aspects of ECM work; she now co-heads the team alongside bond markets specialist Petter Thomren Moltu. Tone Østensen has extensive experience advising on IPOs, rights offerings, and convertible bond issuances, while the ‘razor sharpSverre Sandvik divides his practice between M&A and capital markets transactions.