Since 2004 acted as counsel in around 20 international arbitrations involving amounts in dispute of more than 30 billion USD in a single case.
Partner Wikborg, Rein & Co. from 2013.
Associate Wikborg, Rein & Co., 2004 - 2012.
Peacekeeping service, the Balkans, 1999.
Executive Officer, Norwegian Consulate General, Murmansk, Russia, 1996 - 1997.
Since 2004 assisted buyers as counsel in around 40 gas price reviews (including index adjustment disputes and price and volume adjustment based on competition law) as well as transit disputes. In this period, he has represented and/or advised clients in around 20 arbitrations, mostly international arbitrations under the ICC Rules and the SCC Rules. In addition, he has been involved in German and Norwegian ad hoc arbitrations. The relevant agreements have been governed by Norwegian, Swedish, German, Swiss and Austrian law respectively. Currently counsel to Ukrainian Naftogaz in its dispute with Gazprom.
Advice to petrochemical industry on feedstock purchase and storage. Due diligence and advice regarding feedstock procurement to fertilizer production projects in West Africa.
Advised on purchases of shares in oil and gas producers on the Norwegian Continental Shelf and int he Middle East.