Helen Jørgensen primarily works in the areas of shipping, in particular ship construction and conversion, and sale and purchase of ships. Her areas of experience also include corporate mergers, acquisitions and disposals, and commercial contracts generally. Jørgensen lectures law students at the University of Oslo - "Engelsk for Jurister", and often delivers lectures and seminars to clients and also internally on specific topics, including commercial contracts and Working in English courses for lawyers and contract managers covering amongst other things, the differences in Norwegian and Common law legal systems, and the use of Common law concepts and terminology in international transactions and documents.

Professional Experience

  • Senior Associate, Wiersholm, 2008
  • Associate, Wiersholm, 1999
  • Lawyer, Thommessen Krefting Greve Lund, Oslo, 1996-1999
  • Senior Associate, Norton Rose, London, 1982-1996


  • Solicitor of England and Wales
  • Substantive English Law Examinations
  • Additional diplomas in Shipping, Intellectual Property, Business law, European law