Marie Nesvik

Marie Nesvik

Partner, PhD, Oslo Download CV Download vCard

Marie works with litigation and dispute resolution, as well as contract and employment law, primarily for industrial clients with a multi-jurisdictional business. She frequently represents clients in cross-border litigation, and has experience from a number of sectors.

Marie holds a PhD in private international law, and has several publications within this field of law. She also teaches at the University of Oslo and heads the Norwegian Association of Lawyer’s specialist committee on civil proceedings and arbitration.

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About Marie


  • Lecturer in "Multi-state infringements of Community rights caused by several different acts, Towards a Norwegian codification of choice of law rules", 2018
  • Lecturer in "Har vi rådighet over eget hav?" Arendalsuka, 2017 (with professor Finn Arnesen)
  • Lecturer in "Norske lønns- og arbeidsvilkår på norsk sokkel: Hvilket lands rett regulerer arbeidsavtaler i sjøfarten?" The Norwegian Parliament, 2016
  • Lecturer in «Le plombier polonais»: Hvilket lands rett regulerer arbeidsavtalen til utsendte arbeidstakere? Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs, 2016
  • Lecturer in "The Ryanair-case. Employment Contracts in Private International Law". Symposium in the honor of professor Stein Evju, 2016
  • Lecturer in "Lovløse tilstander i norsk farvann?" FAFO Østforum, 2016 (with Hanne Irene Bore, Stian Grøthe, Mari Kimsås-Otterbech, Ommund Stokka, and Anne Mette Ødegård)
  • Lecturer in "Arbeidskontrakter i internasjonal privatrett. Jurisdiksjon og lovvalg", Advokatenes fagdager, 2016
  • Lecturer in "Internasjonale transportarbeiderforhold: Lovvalg, jurisdiksjon og EU-frihetene", Norwegian Institute for Maritime Law, UiO, 2016 (with professor Erik Røsæg)
  • Lecturer in "Ryanair-saken. Særlig om Roma I-forordningens betydning i norsk rett", Center for European Law, UiO, 2016
  • Lecturer in "Arbeidsforhold i skipsfarten. Hvilket lands rett regulerer arbeidsavtalen?" Norwegian Shipowners Association, 2016


  • 2018

    PhD, University of Oslo

  • 2006

    Cand. jur., University of Oslo


  • 2016

    Sui generis. Festskrift til Stein Evju. Universitetsforlaget (co-editor)

  • 2016

    Domsmyndighet i saker om arbeidsforhold på ambassader, I: Sui generis. Festskrift til Stein Evju. Universitetsforlaget

  • 2016

    Tvister med tilknytning til flere land - spørsmål om jurisdiksjon og lovvalg, I: Konkurransebegrensninger i arbeidsforhold. Universitetsforlaget

  • 2014

    Forelesningsnotater i internasjonal privatrett: Person-, familie- og arverett. Privatrettsfondet (curriculum in private international law, UiO)

  • 2013

    Hvor arbeider flypersonell? Lov og rett (nominated to journal article of the year)


  • Membership:Head of The Norwegian Association of Lawyer's specialist comittee on civil proceedings and arbitration.