Johan Henrik Nossum

Johan Henrik Nossum

Partner, Oslo Download CV Download vCard

Johan Henrik is a restructuring lawyer assisting businesses under financial distress, noteholders, lenders, debt investors, creditors' committees and other financial institutions on restructuring and insolvency-related cases. He is also a specialist in bankruptcy legislation, debt negotiations and contributes actively to secure creditor interest and strategies for realisation and coverage of debts; especially transactions before or after bankruptcy proceedings.

Johan Henrik is a key resource in Schjødt‘s restructuring team, leading large restructuring processes on the debtor side, acting in lead for noteholders’ committees and representing banks. He heads Schjødt's US desk and serves an increasing amount of US based clients.

Practice areas

The ‘incredibly valuable and solution-oriented’ Johan Henrik Nossum heads the practice at Advokatfirmaet Schjødt AS, which has ‘an excellent team with good professionals and a hands-on, practical approach’. Legal 500

About Johan Henrik

Experience

  • Partner in charge on larger restructuring assignments advising bondholder committees and institutional investors.
  • Partner in charge on larger interntational restructuring assignments for listed and unlisted companies.
  • Partner in charge on assignment for banks on defaulted loans /loan portifolios.
  • Bankruptcy trustee Regularly appointed as bankruptcy trustee by Oslo Bankruptcy Court.

Rankings

  • 2018

    Chambers, "Johan Henrik Nossum focuses on restructuring mandates in the offshore sector. He is noted for his expertise in corporate restructurings, while another calls him "commercially smart and really hard-working".

  • 2017

    Legal 500, "The ‘incredibly valuable and solution-oriented’ Johan Henrik Nossum heads the practice at Advokatfirmaet Schjødt AS, which has ‘an excellent team with good professionals and a hands-on, practical approach’."

Education

  • 2007

    Master of Management course, Handelshøyskolen BI

  • 2002

    Cand. Jur., Univsersity of Oslo

References

  • Partner in charge:on the restructuring of Atlantic Offshore AS (advisor to the company).
  • Partner in charge:on the restructuring of Norske Skogindustrier ASA (Norske Skog") (advisor to the ad-hoc committee for unsecured bondholders)".
  • Partner in charge:on the restructuring of Nille (national retailer/store chain; advisor to the company).
  • Partner in charge:on the restructuring of the Norwegian Energy Company ASA (advisor to the company).
  • Partner in charge:on the restructuring of Kragerø Resort (advisor to the bank).