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Petter Avaldsnes

Senior Lawyer Stavanger

+47 959 47 532 Download CV / Download vcard

Pragmatic advice, based on sound commercial understanding, for companies within the oil and gas industry


Practice areas

Petter’s core expertise is in the business area of energy (oil and gas), offshore supplier industry, Norwegian and international contract law, dispute resolution, litigation and shipping.

Petter has substantial experience and expertise in most types of contracts and business areas that oil and oil services companies are involved in, and he assists clients with issues related to day-to-day operations, regulatory frameworks, board work, negotiations and conclusion of contracts, cooperation projects and joint ventures, preparation and use of standard procurement terms and back-to-back structures. Petter also has broad experience in oil services transactions, dispute resolution and litigation, and project assistance, as well as general experience in shipping, in particular negotiations and disputes related to the building/delivery of ships and concluding/negotiating various types of charter parties. Petter also has experience in financing in the form of issuing bond loans and stock exchange listings.

Petter also has experience as an in-house lawyer at BP Norge AS and regularly holds courses on contract law and contract administration.