Our lawyers are among Norway's foremost experts in the field, with many years of experience in assisting Norwegian and international clients from all shipping and offshore segments.
All forms of transaction assistance and contract negotiations, including purchase and sales of vessels, new-building contracts, resale
Maritime insurance on behalf of both insurers and policyholders, including coverage disputes, collision cases, cargo damage, salvage and recourse
Financing in all forms, from regular bank financing to various forms of sale-leaseback transactions, bonds, etc.
Taxation; advisory services and dispute management relating to all types of tax issues of importance to shipping companies
Restructuring and refinancing
Maritime industry M&A, issues and stock exchange listings
Dispute management, including litigation before all courts and arbitration, assistance with arrests and preliminary injunctions, advisory services, settlement negotiations and alternative dispute resolution
Noteworthy and highly experienced team with particular expertise in ship finance mandates, including restructurings and acquisition finance. Knowledgeable in marine insurance disputes and also handles mergers and acquisitions, MOAs and corporate matters.
Wiersholm assisted ADS Crude AS
Sale of icebreaker vessel to the Canadian coast guard
Wiersholm advised DNV GL AS and several subsidiaries