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Andreas Meidell Partner Advokat, dr. juris

Andreas is head of the insurance practice at Thommessen, and assist a range of Norwegian and foreign insurance clients. His practice encompasses marine, energy, financial lines, property and reinsurance, as well as international sanctions and export control. Andreas is an experienced litigator, and represents Norwegian and foreign clients before Norwegian domestic courts and in arbitrations. He is also regularly appointed as arbitrator in Norwegian and international arbitrations. Andreas was President of the Norwegian Maritime Law Association (CMI) from 2015 to 2020.
  1. The Legal 500
    Leading Individual, Insurance

    ‘Andreas Meidell is the best insurance lawyer in Norway.’

  2. The Legal 500
    Recommended Lawyer, Dispute Resolution

    ‘Andreas Meidell has strong expertise in litigation.’

  3. The Legal 500
    Recommended Lawyer, Maritime Law

    ‘Andreas Meidell is an excellent insurance lawyer and litigator. Very capable to handle complex cases.’

  4. Chambers & Partners Europe
    Ranked, Shipping: Dispute Resolution

    "Andreas Meidell is well known as an insurance specialist with notable experience in shipping cases"

  5. The Norwegian Financial Daily's annual Lawyer survey
    2nd Place, Insurance

  6. Who's Who Legal
    Global Leader / Recommended, Transport - Shipping

  7. The Norwegian Financial Daily's annual Lawyer survey
    1st Place, Insurance Law

  1. Partner, Oslo, Thommessen

  2. Senior associate, Oslo, Thommessen

  3. Associate professor dr juris, University of Bergen

  4. Fellow, University of Bergen

  5. Associate, Wikborg Rein

  1. Doctor of Laws
    University of Bergen

  2. Student exchange program
    Faculté du Droit, Aix-en-Provence

  3. Candidate in Jurisprudence
    University of Bergen

  1. Chambers Global Practice Guide: Shipping (Norway law and practice)

  2. The Shipping Law Review, Chapter 31: Norway (Law Business Research)

  3. Ulike vedtakelseskrav for voldgift: Utfordringer over landegrensene, i Berg/Nisja: Avtalt Prosess (Universitetsforlaget)

  4. Voldgiftsloven med kommentarer - co-author (Gyldendal)

  5. International contracts and currency fluctuations (Cappelen)

  6. An anational approach to international contracts (Cappelen)

  7. Reassuransekontrakten - en kort innføring, Tidsskrift for Forretningsjus 20016, s 203-212

  8. Anational contract lawt - "Lex Mercatoria", Nybrott and Odling - Festions for Nils Nygaard

  9. Standardvilkår som uniforme regler for internasjonale kontrakter: En introduksjon

  10. Reforhandlingsplikt ved irregulær økonomisk utvikling i langvarige kontraktsforhold, in Lov og Rett nr 8 2002 p 498-508