Insurance

With clients that include Norwegian and foreign operators in the shipping and offshore industry and the building industry, as well as national and international insurance companies, insurance is an important aspect of our advisory services.

We have solid understanding of the insurance market, and we also have considerable experience with and expertise on compensation in that respect. We have been involved in a number of major disputes before the courts of law and in arbitration, and cases we have litigated before the Norwegian Supreme Court have helped establish applicable law on the area. We also have expertise on the Norwegian Marine Insurance Plan and have been involved in a number of disputes regarding hull and machinery insurance and loss of hire.

We offer legal services on general insurance, marine and transportation insurance, trade insurance and liability insurance. We also assist in disputes regarding directors' liability insurance, professional liability insurance, auditors' liability insurance and crime insurance. In addition, we assist private individuals and insurance companies in the event of disagreement on life insurance and personal insurance.

First-tier department with significant strengths in marine insurance disputes, often acting for shipowners. Sources admire the lawyers' "excellent understanding of cases," adding that they are "impressively prepared."