Claus works with oil & gas, oil services and renewable energy, with a special focus on projects and transactions in these sectors. Claus has extensive experience as an advisor in transactions involving transfer of E&P companies and licensees, regulatory matters, as well as commercial agreements. In recent years, Claus has assisted several foreign companies establishing as licensees on the Norwegian Continental Shelf.
Claus joined Schjødt in 2018. He has his degree from the Faculty of Law, University of Oslo. Prior to joining Schjødt, Claus worked at the law firm BAHR for 7.5 years and then at the law firm Thommessen for 4.5 years. He also worked one year in Statkraft's legal department. Claus has been an external examiner in petroleum contracts at the University of Oslo.