Thommessen is ranked in the following categories in Chambers Europe 2019:

  • Acquaculture and Fisheries (Band 3)
  • Banking & Finance (Band 1)
  • Capital Markets (Band 1)
  • Corporate/M&A (Band 1)
  • Competition/Antitrust (Band 1)
  • Dispute Resolution (Band 2)
  • Employment (Band 2)
  • Energy: Electricity (Band 1)
  • Energy: Oil and gas (Band 2)
  • Intellectual Property (Band 2)
  • Real Estate (Band 1)
  • Restructuring/Insolvency (Band 1)
  • Shipping (Band 1)
  • Tax (Band 1)
  • TMT (Band 2)


Furthermore, several of our lawyers are top ranked within their practice areas:

Einar Grette and Hans Haugstad are ranked in Band 1 within Banking and Finance and Hans Cappelen Arnesen and Anders Arnkværn are ranked in Band 1 within both Capital Markets and Corporte/M&A.

Recognized as "Up and coming" are Bjørn Christian Lilletvedt Tovsen within Tax, Christopher Sparre-Enger Clausen within TMT, Kristoffer Hegdahl within Restructuring/Insolvency and Solveig F. Bugge within Capital Markets. In addition, Hugo Munthe-Kaas is ranked as "Associate to watch" within Compliance.

About Kristoffer Hegdahl, the client's say:

"Kristoffer Hegdahl is a rising star in financial restructuring." He regularly advises banks on complex restructurings, often involving the oil and offshore services sector. Clients praise him, noting that he has "a first-class project leader skill set and is effective in leading cases in the right direction," while another applauds his "intelligence and organisational capacity to manage complex restructuring cases."

Read all of  Thommessens rankings in Chambers Global 2019 here.