Peter HiorthPartner, Stavanger Download CV Download vCard
Peter works with Schjødt's Oil and Gas team in Stavanger, specialising in oil and gas transactions and oil taxation. His background from government service (6 years) and in-house industry experience (12 years) provides a useful background to understanding the legal and commercial issues involved.
Peter has studied and worked in the USA and Belgium, and have Norwegian and English as his work languages.
A seasoned oil and gas expert with extensive experience in transactional matters within this sector Chambers Europe
- Partner in charge of several major Norwegian oil and gas transactions
- Advisor on several major oil tax disputes
- Deputy Director General Norwegian Ministry of Finance
- Tax Manager Esso Norge
- Managing Director Fina Exploration Norway
Chambers Europe, Senior Statespeople
LL.M., Harvard Law School
International Tax program, Harvard Law School
Cand. jur., University of Oslo