Ms Stine D Snertingdalen > Kvale Advokatfirma DA > Oslo, Norway > Lawyer Profile

Kvale Advokatfirma DA
0122 OSLO
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Work Department

Restructuring, insolvency proceedings and credit security.


Ms Stine D. Snertingdalen is specialized in restructuring and insolvency issues. She assists companies upon restructuring and refinancing their businesses, and she is often appointed as administrator/trustee of bankruptcy estates. Snertingdalen is an adviser to banks in insolvency-related matters, as well as to corporate clients and is experienced in looking at a situation from the angles of several parties involved. She is appointed by the Norwegian Ministry of Justice as one of four members of a panel to assist in the work of evaluating the Norwegian rules on judicial debt restructuring. Snertingdalen has written several articles on insolvency law published in i.a. International Insolvency Review, the International Restructuring Review, IFLR and ICLG. She also regularly holds lectures for financial institutions.


2011- Partner, Kvale; 2005-2011 Senior Associate, Kvale; 2001-2003 Associate, Kvale; 2000-2001 Temporary Researcher for Study Group on European Civil Code, including Norwegian National Reporter to the book Principles of European Law: Sales, published 2008


Norwegian and English


The Norwegian Bar Association.


University of Oslo (2001 Jurisprudence), University of Utrecht (2001 LL.M., European Private Law).

Lawyer Rankings

Norway > Insolvency and corporate recovery

(Leading individuals)

Stine SnertingdalenKvale Advokatfirma DA

Kvale Advokatfirma DA‘s team has a significant track-record in high-profile insolvency cases, and also handles a high volume of matters with international aspects. The department, which is particularly active in advising financial institutions, is led by Thomas Piro, who has longstanding expertise in cross-border bankruptcy proceedings and is frequently appointed by the courts as administrator. Key practitioner Tom Hugo Ottesen represents banks and companies in restructurings and refinancing proceedings, while Stine Snertingdalen is noted for her banking and finance expertise. In early 2020, the team was bolstered by the addition of two partners from SANDS, Jon Skjørshammer and Robert Jensen.

Norway > Banking and finance (including shipping finance)

Kvale Advokatfirma DA’s ‘highly responsive’ practice saw notable growth in 2020 with the recruitment of transactional expert Hillevi Myrhe and insolvency specialist Jon Skjørshammer from SANDS. The group also includes team leader Stine Snertingdalen, who focuses on restructuring and insolvency mandates; Christian Stang Våland, who acts for a range of Norwegian savings banks; and Jostein Moen, who regularly handles ship finance matters. Notable clients include Arctic Securities, Danske Bank and the bankruptcy estate of Norske Skog.