Georg Scheel

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Name: Georg Scheel
Nationality: Norwegian
Residence: Oslo
Telephone: +47 915 35 602
Languages: Scandinavian, English
Professional Licenses: Admitted to the Norwegian Supreme Court (1977)
Academic degrees: Cand.jur. University of Oslo (1974)
Firm Name: Nordisk Institutt for Sjørett (Scandinavian Institute of Maritime Law)
Firm Address: P.O.Box 6706 St. Olavs pl., 0130 Oslo
Firm Country: Norway
General Arbitration Experience

Mr. Scheel has served on a number of arbitral tribunals - both institutinal (ICC) and ad hoc (domestic and UNCITRAL). He specializes in arbitrations in the maritime, maritime insurance and offshore sector, in additional to general contract law. He has in addition to serving as a member in a number of tribunals, served as chairman or sole arbitrator in more than 15 internatinal arbitrations.

Work history

Attorney at Nordisk Skibsrederforening from 1980, deputy CEO from 1986 and CEO from 2000 - 2015

Attorney at the Attorney General's Office (Regjeringsadvokaten), 1975 - 1980.

Assistant professor (amanuensis) at Scandinavian Institute of Maritime Law, 1973 - 1975.

Research assistant with the Scandinavian Institute of Maritime Law, University of Oslo, 1972 - 1973.

Co-author of the book "Borerigger i rettslig belysning" (Analysing legal aspects of drilling rigs). The book was awarded HM King of Norway Gold Medal (1975).
Co-author of the book "Skipsfart og samarbeid" (Analyzing legal aspect of maritime joint ventures).
Written a number of shorter articles.