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Wikborg Rein

KRONPRINSESSE MĂ„RTHAS PLASS 1, PO BOX 1513 VIKA, 0117 OSLO, NORWAY
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Work +47 22 82 75 00
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Fax +47 22 82 75 01
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Wikborg Rein, Anders Færden, Oslo, NORWAY

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Anders Færden

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Work (+47) 22 82 75 44
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Wikborg Rein

Work Department

Shipping Offshore, Litigation and Arbitration, Insurance Law

Position

Anders W. Færden is a Partner at Wikborg Rein's Oslo office and is part of the firm's Shipping Offshore practice. He is head of the firm's insurance team. He is a specialist in marine and non-marine insurance law, 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. Færden is ranked by Chambers and Partners and in the Norwegian Financial Daily's lawyers survey.

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.

Member

Norwegian Bar Association.

Education

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


Norway

Insurance

Within: Leading individuals

Anders Færden - Wikborg Rein

Within: Insurance

'Pre-eminent firm' Wikborg Rein delivers 'quick, sharp and clear advice' across marine and non-marine insurance led by the highly regarded Anders Færden. Færden's recent work includes assisting Asko Norge and NorgesGruppen as policyholders with their insurance cover following an industrial fire, and acting for XL Insurance as excess liability insurer in a claim relating to the leasing of offshore helicopters. XL Caitlin, Norwegian Hull Club and QBE are also clients. Gaute Gjelsten is a key contact for marine insurance work and specialist counsel Christoffer Bergene focuses on regulatory issues.

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