Mr Anders Færden > Wikborg Rein > Oslo, Norway > Lawyer Profile

Wikborg Rein
Dronning Mauds gate 11
P.O.Box 1513 Vika
NO-0117 Oslo
Norway
Anders Færden photo

Work Department

Shipping Offshore, Litigation and Arbitration, Insurance Law

Position

Anders W. Færden is a Partner at Wikborg Rein’s Oslo office and is the global head of the firm’s insurance team and the head of the Shipping Offshore dispute team at the Oslo office.

He is a specialist in marine and non-marine insurance law, maritime law, contract law, tort, the law of intermediaries, professional liability and litigation. He is admitted to the Supreme Court and has extensive litigation experience before the Norwegian courts and in arbitration proceedings particularly regarding insurance cover disputes, recovery, shipping and offshore disputes, professional liability and brokerage/commission. Færden is also appointed as arbitrator. He is ranked by Legal 500 as a “leading individual” in insurance law. He is also ranked by Chambers and Partners and in the Norwegian Financial Daily’s lawyers survey. He lectures on marine insurance law at the University of Oslo and at the Nordic Association of Marine Insurers’ (Cefor) Academy.

Career

2005- Partner, Wikborg Rein. 2000-2005 Partner, Vogt & Wiig. 1993-2000 Partner, Evensen & Co. 1991-1993 Associate, Evensen & Co. 1989-1990 Deputy Judge, Gjøvik District Court. 1988-1991 Associate, Thommessen Krefting Greve, Oslo and London.

Memberships

Norwegian Bar Association.

Education

2000 Admitted to the Supreme Court. 1992 Practising Certificate. 1987 Cand. jur., University of Oslo.