Egil is a partner in Schjødt's M&A and Capital Markets departmetns. He joined Schjødt in January 2010, and specializes in corporate law and M&A with particular focus on oil & gas and oil service. He also works with real estate transactions. Egil has led both Norwegian and cross-boarder transactions over the last 10-15 years.
He is a graduate of the Faculty of Law of the University of Bergen. Prior to joining Schjødt, he was a partner and head of the M&A department with Kluge law firm. He also has experience as a lawyer at BA-HR in Oslo, and in 1999-2000 he was a trainee with the law firm Holland & Knight in New York. Egil is the author of the Norwegian chapter of LexisNexis` "Company Law in Europe".