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Kaare Andreas Shetelig (shetelig-kaare-andreas)    Edit Member    All Members

General Arbitration Experience

Lead and co-counsel in more than 10 international institutional arbitrations.

Chair and co-arbitrator in several national ad hoc arbitrations.

Extensive experience as litigator in Norwegian courts.

Name: Kaare Andreas Shetelig
Nationality: Norwegian
Residence: Oslo
Telephone: +47 90 02 91 92
Bar Admission:
Languages: Scandinavian, English
Professional Licenses: Admitted to the Norwegian Bar (2005)., Admitted to the Norwegian Supreme Court (2007).
Firm Name: Lawfirm Wikborg Rein
Firm Address: P.O.Box 1513 Vika, 0117 Oslo.
Firm Country: Norway
Firm Phone: +47 22 82 75 00
Firm Email:
Firm Website:
Work history

Partner in lawfirm Wikborg Rein from 2010.

Attorney, Office of the Attorney General - Civil Affairs, 2003 - 2010.

Lecturer, Faculty of Law, University of Oslo (inter alia tax law, administration law and civil procedure), 2004 - 2010.

Head of the Norwegian Bar Association's Legal Committee on Administration Law.

Oil, Gas and Energy Contract Law

Since 2010 assisted buyers as counsel in more than 10 gas price reviews. In this period he has represented and/or advised clients in close to 10 international arbitrations under the ICC Rules and the SCC Rules. The relevant agreements have been governed by Norwegian law.

Public Law Regulations, Concessions and Tariffs
Construction and Oil-service Law
Insurance, Finance and Maritime Law

Co-counsel on M&A disputes and disputes under shareholder agreements.

Corporate Transactions and Investor Disputes
Co-author and responsible for updating the Bilateral Investment Treaty Overview for Norway on the Oxford University.

Press Investment Claims website (2015).

Rettslig interesse ("Legal Interest") ( JV 4/2015).

Voldgiftsspråk - særlig om engelsk i norsk voldgift ("Language of the Arbitration - in particular English as the language in Norwegian arbitration"), in Borgar H. Berg and Ola Ø. Nisja (red.), Avtalt prosess - Voldgift i praksis (Universitetsforlaget, 2015).

Encyclopaedia of International Commercial Litigation, Norway chapter (Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, 2015).

Enforcement of Foreign Judgements, Norway chapter (Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, 2015).

Overprøving av voldgiftsdommer - henger Norge etter? ("Challenge of arbitral awards: Is Norway falling behind?") (Lov og Rett 10/2014).

Norwegian Law Commentary: Chapter 27, 28 and 36 of the Norwegian Dispute Act.

Saksbehandlingsfeil og ugyldighet ("Procedural Errors and Invalidity") in the Memorial Volume to Erik Boe (2013).

"When a One Man Corporation Forgets to Take Out Occupational Injury Insurance for its Only Employee (Rt 2010 p. 93), Norwegian Tort Law Review (2010).