Work experience

  • 2002–
    Partner, Thommessen
  • 1999–2001
    Senior Associate, Thommessen
  • 1997–1999
    Head of Kværner's legal offices for North- and South America, General legal advice in the region and head of legal team negotiating the USD 429 mill governmental grant for taking over the shipyard in Philadelphia
  • 1996–1997
    In house counsel, Kværner's legal offices Southeast Asia, Kværner ASA's Hong Kong office
  • 1994–1996
    Lawyer, responsible for offshore construction and oil & gas, Inhouse counsel Kværner ASA Oslo office
  • 1993–1994
    Deputy Judge, Asker and Bærum District Court
  • 1989–1994
    Attorney at law and litigator, The lawfirm Hauge & Stang Lund
  • 1989
    Penal Code Commission, Secretary


  • 1991–
    Law studies, England
  • 1988–
    Candidate in Jurisprudence, University of Oslo