Thommessen is top ranked in this year’s publication with a total score of 1324 points and numerous top three placements within several practice areas.
Kim Dobrowen, Gunnar Martinsen and Siri Teigum are highlighted as market leaders within offerings and acquisitions, energy and climate and competition law, respectively. In addition, Ståle R Kristiansen receives a solid second place within the category “tax law”, one small point behind this year’s winner. This represents one of several second places for Thommessen: Both Jo Rodin, Andreas Meidell and Stephen Knudtzon are praised for their skills within bankruptcy and insolvency; and insurance law, respectively.
Finally, and in a strong third place, Pål Lieungh, Hans Haugstad, Jens Naas-Bibow and Anders Arnkværn are heading the charts within offshore and oil service; energy and climate; banking and finance; and offerings and acquisitions, respectively.
Several of our lawyers are also described as "up and coming", among them Stein Kimsås-Otterbech, Christopher Borch, Camilla Vislie, Einar Grette, Henning Harborg, Bendik Christoffersen, Jens Naas-Bibow, Finn Backer-Grøndahl, Jacob F Bull, Eivind Sæveraas and Hugo A .-B. Munthe-Kaas.
This is the 17th survey conducted by Finansavisen.