Over the past 30 years Schjødt has accrued and consolidated its position as one of Norway's leading and largest teams on construction law, holding top-ranked experience and competence in onshore and offshore construction contracts and development. Our clients include most of the major construction companies.

Working together with colleagues specialised in Real Estate, Finance, Oil & Gas, Public Procurement and other areas of adjoining expertise we are able to provide a wealth of competence useful to constructors, architects, consultants and owners in all stages of the construction process. Our construction laywers are part of Schjødt's strong tradition within dispute resolution and litigate a significant number of large and complex construction disputes before arbitration tribunals and the ordinary courts, including ground- breaking Supreme Court cases. We also have significant advisory role for many clients, including transaction work in cooperation with our M&A practice. 

Our services include:

  • Advice on choice of contract models (EPC, turn-key etc.)
  • Petitions and other necessary contact with public building authorities
  • Procurement rules, including public procurement
  • Drafting of contracts
  • Quality assurance and risk assessment of tenders, contract drafts etc.
  • Joint ventures and consortiums
  • PPI and PFI-projects, including financial aspects
  • Contract negotiations
  • Contractual supervision, risk assessment and follow-up on ongoing projects
  • Assistance in final settlement discussions
  • Dispute resolution (settlement negotiations, out-of-court brokering, arbitration and litigation)
  • Seminars on Norwegian and international standard form contracts, owner and HSE regulations, planning and building law, Public-private partnership, etc.


Primary contacts

Erlend W. Holstrøm
Ole Christian Hyggen


Amund Bjøranger Tørum
Erik Titlestad Monsen
Erlend W. Holstrøm
Geir Sand
Jarbjørg Grøtte
Kamilla Silseth
Martin Støren
Ole Christian Hyggen
Svein-Dag Karlstad
Sven Eriksrud
Trond Sollund
Amalie Skar
Anders Ødegård
Andreas F. Busch
Edvard Stulien
Even Flom-Grundstrøm
Jan Magne Isaksen
Maria Linn Riis
Marthe Stømner Smestad
Martin Langvik
Runar Bråthen
Simen Skaar L. Kristoffersen
Contact us


Ruseløkkveien 14

P.O.Box 2444 Solli

NO-0201 Oslo

t: +47 22 01 88 00

f: +47 22 83 17 12


C. Sundts gate 17

P.O.Box 2022 Nordnes

NO-5817 Bergen

t: +47 22 01 88 00

f: +47 22 83 17 12


Kongsgårdbakken 3

P.O.Box 440

NO-4002 Stavanger

t: +47 22 01 88 00

f: +47 22 83 17 12


Notenesgata 14

P.O.Box 996 Sentrum

NO-6001 Ålesund

t: +47 22 01 88 00

f: +47 22 83 17 12


48 Gracechurch Street

London EC3V 0EJ

United Kingdom

t: +44 203 322 9998

f: +47 22 83 17 12