Banking & Finance

Schjødt's banking & finance team renders advise to several of the largest and finest Norwegian and international banks and financial institutions, corporations, investors and fund managers, as well as foreign law firms on the complete range of matters relating to debt financing, debt and equity-linked instruments, securities and regulatory matters.

We have extensive experience with finance institutions (Norwegian and foreign banks, Eksportfinans ASA and the succeeding Norwegian export financing scheme, the Norwegian Guarantee Institute for Export Credit, the Norwegian Trustee and others). A large part of our practice revolves around acquisition and project financing, where we in cooperation with our M&A practice assist clients in the interplay of banking and securities regulations and corporate transactions.

Our banking & finance lawyers are consistently named as leaders in their field by international publications.

Our services include:

  • Analyses/structuring of and other advisory services relating to financing and security arrangement and appurtenant processes, with substantial tasks relating to coordination and logistics.
  • We work with various Norwegian and foreign financing documentation (including, inter alia, offering documentation, facility agreements, security documents and coordination agreements), and have expertise in drafting complex Norwegian legal documentation at a high level of precision.
  • Financing of various business areas and categories of assets (as shipping/rigs/offshore, oil and energy, aquaculture, fishing industry, fishing vessels, ship yards, real estate) with a thorough business knowledge.
  • Specialists in legislative matters related to financing (the Norwegian Financial Contracts Act, Mortgages Act, Debenture Act, Financial Activities Act, Financial Institutions Act, Bankruptcy Act, Creditors Security Act, etc).
  • Extensive network within financial institutions and in the international legal community.

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Primary contacts

Anders Gullåsen
Camilla Skøie Mørkve

Lawyers

Anders Gullåsen
Andreas Lowzow
Audun Bondkall
Bjarne Rogdaberg
Camilla Skøie Mørkve
Erlend Brun Bakken
Geir Evenshaug
Henrik Aadnesen
Knut Bergo
Knut Smith-Erichsen
Peter Bugge Hjorth
Sindre Søndenå Andersen
Siv Sandvik
Thomas A. Dale
Viggo Bang-Hansen
Ali Sayyad
Axel Manø Juul
Erik Anglevik
Hedda Leikvang
Jonas Frøyen Stensløkken
Kevin Ruben
Mads Forfang Vedeld
Martine Neerland
Merete Vatsendvik
Trygve Nilssen
Vegard André Fiskerstrand
Contact us

Oslo

Ruseløkkveien 14

P.O.Box 2444 Solli

NO-0201 Oslo

t: +47 22 01 88 00

f: +47 22 83 17 12

Bergen

C. Sundts gate 17

P.O.Box 2022 Nordnes

NO-5817 Bergen

t: +47 22 01 88 00

f: +47 22 83 17 12

Stavanger

Kongsgårdbakken 3

P.O.Box 440

NO-4002 Stavanger

t: +47 22 01 88 00

f: +47 22 83 17 12

Ålesund

Notenesgata 14

P.O.Box 996 Sentrum

NO-6001 Ålesund

t: +47 22 01 88 00

f: +47 22 83 17 12

London

48 Gracechurch Street

London EC3V 0EJ

United Kingdom

t: +44 203 322 9998

f: +47 22 83 17 12