Claus Severin Mørch

Claus Severin Mørch

Partner, Oslo Download vCard

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.

Key experience

  • Petroleum law/regulatory framework, including joint operating agreements
  • E&P transactions
  • Renewable energy
  • Charter-parties, drilling contracts and other commercial contracts

Practice areas


Ruseløkkveien 14

P.O.Box 2444 Solli

NO-0201 Oslo


C. Sundts gate 17

P.O.Box 2022 Nordnes

NO-5817 Bergen


Kongsgårdbakken 3

P.O.Box 440

NO-4002 Stavanger


Notenesgata 14

P.O.Box 996 Sentrum

NO-6001 Ålesund


48 Gracechurch Street

London EC3V 0EJ

United Kingdom