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

(Next Generation Partners)

Stine SnertingdalenKvale Advokatfirma DA

Kvale Advokatfirma DA’s ‘strong, hardworking team’ is a key name in the market for Nordic financial institutions and regularly handles bankruptcies, insolvencies, restructuring mandates and contentious work. The practice counts Danske Bank, Sparebank and DNB Bank as clients, and recently handled the bankruptcy estate of five companies in the Norske Skog group of companies; the group has also recently been involved in the bankruptcy proceedings of Top-Toy Norge, which owned and operated the Norwegian Toys ‘R’ Us stores. Department head Thomas Piro focuses on bankruptcy and insolvency work, Tom Hugo Ottesen and Stine Snertingdalen are noted for their insolvency expertise, and Espen Hamar handles restructuring issues. in 2020, the practice gained Jon Skjørshammer and Robert Jensen from SANDS.

Norway > Banking and finance (including shipping finance)

Kvale Advokatfirma DA’s client roster spans a range of Norwegian financial institutions including DNB, GIEK and Bank2, and has also recently been active handling bankruptcy-related work, including assisting the bankruptcy estate of Norske Skog. Under the leadership of restructuring specialist Stine Snertingdalen, the group leverages its transactional, banking regulatory and banking litigation expertise to also stand out for shipping finance matters and financial restructuring work. Christian Stang Våland regularly handles corporate transactions for banks and Jostein Moen focuses on shipping transactions. Hillevi Torngren Myhre joined from SANDS in 2020.