- We are very happy to welcome Ellen to the partner team. Her professional skills will benefit our clients in the years to come and is a clear evidence of our strong position within banking and finance, says Managing Partner at Thommessen, Sverre Tyrhaug.

Ellen joined Thommessen in 2011. She mainly works on large scale Norwegian and international financings, restructurings and transactions, and she assists both lenders and borrowers. Ellen will contine to have particular focus on project- and ship financing and other asset backed financing.

- Ellen has been a strong contributor to our clients and the firm ever since she joined Thommessen. I am pleased that our banking and finance practice has expanded with two strong partner recruits only in the last year, says head of Thommessen’s debt financing team, Hans Haugstad.

Ellen will be partner with effect from 1 July 2015.