Sven Eriksrud

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Name: Sven Eriksrud
Nationality: Norwegian
Residence: Oslo
Telephone: +47 23 01 15 58
Languages: Scandinavian, English
Academic degrees: Cand.jur. University of Oslo (1983), Master of Laws (LL.M.) University of California, Berkeley ( 1985/86)
Firm Name: Lawfirm Schjødt AS
Firm Address: P.O.Box 2444 Solli, 0201 Oslo
Firm Country: Norway
Firm Phone: +47 22 01 88 00
General Arbitration Experience

Extensive experience as both arbitrator and counsel in a number of construction disputes relating to the oild and gas industry. In recent years increasingly acted as mediator in various construction disputes.

Work history

Partner lawfirm Schjødt AS from 2016.

Partner Wikborg, Rein & Co. DA Law firm 2000 - 2016.

Partner in Law Firm Lund, Gundersen & Co. (later Gundersen & Co.) Oslo, 1993 - 2000.

Partner in Law Firm Hjort, Eriksrud & Co., Oslo, 1989 - 1993.

Associate Law Firm Thommessen, Karlsrud, Heyerdahl, Brunsvig, Oslo, 1986- 1988.

Legislation Department, the Norwegian Ministry of Justice, 1983 - 1985.

Assistant Lecturer, Institute of Public and International Law, 1981 - 1982.

Construction and Oil-service Law

Extensive experience from disputes relating to construction of various offshore facilities such as platforms, equipment and also land based plants. As an illustration acted as counsel in a major construction dispute regarding the delivery of the land based LNG Plant at Melkøya in Hammerfest, Northern Norway. The court hearings lasted for one yearq and gave an in-depth knowledge and understanding of the execution and risks involved in major EPC-projects.