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Tore Mydske Partner Oslo

Tore advices regulated entities on all aspects of financial regulatory law. He also assists on transactions which involve regulated entities. Tore is ranked as Tier 1 in Chambers and as "Highly Regarded" in IFLR 1000 on regulatory issues, and is deemed to be one of Norway's leading experts within this area. Clients include banks, insurance companies, investment firms and fund managers. Tore is the head of Thommessen's Financial Services Group.

Tore Mydske joined Thommessen in 2008. Prior to joining Thommessen, he served as Deputy Director General in the Financial Markets Department in the Norwegian Ministry of Finance. He has also worked as a Counselor for financial and economic affairs at the Norwegian Embassy in Washington DC.
  1. The Legal 500
    Recommended Lawyer, Banking & Finance

    "Hands-on and unique overall insight in Norwegian regulatory banking law"

  2. Chambers & Partners Europe
    Band 1, Banking & Finance: Regulatory

    "He's excellent in a wide range of financial regulatory matters."

  3. IFLR1000
    Highly Regarded, Financial services regulatory

    "He is the best skilled lawyer in the field of banking regulation in Norway. Excellent knowledge of both national and EU law, and governmental practice." "The most skilled lawyer on financial services regulations in the country."

  4. Chambers FinTech
    Ranked Lawyer, FinTech Legal

    Tore Mydske is a prominent figure in the Norwegian FinTech sector and is an expert in financial regulatory law. He draws on experience gained in his former position in the Norwegian Ministry of Finance, where he was the deputy director in the financial markets department. His clients in the FinTech sector include payment institutions and investment firms.

  5. Who's Who Legal
    Recommended Lawyer, Fintech & Blockchain

  6. The Legal 500
    Recommended Lawyer, Insurance

  1. Partner, Thommessen

  2. Senior Associate, Thommessen

  3. Admitted to the Bar,

  4. Associate, Thommessen

  5. Counsellor for Financial and Economic Affairs, The Norwegian Embassy in Washington DC, USA

  6. Deputy Director General, Financial Markets Department, Norwegian Ministry of Finance

  7. Assistant Director General, Financial Markets Department, Norwegian Ministry of Finance

  8. Higher Executive Officer, Financial Markets Department, Norwegian Ministry of Finance

  9. Trainee, EU Commission

  10. Executive Officer, Financial Markets Department, Norwegian Ministry of Finance

  1. Exam in Essential Project Management (5 ECTS)
    Skema Business School

  2. Master of Laws, LLM
    King's College London

  3. Candidate in Jurisprudence
    University of Oslo

  1. Utredning for Europautredningen: "EØS-avtalens betydning for det norske finansmarkedet 1994-2011"

  2. Gyldendal rettsdata, Lovkommentar: Børsloven