Stian S. Tennfjord

Stian S. Tennfjord

Partner, Ålesund Download CV Download vCard

Stian joined Schjødt as a partner in 2016 and is head of Schjødt's office in Ålesund. Stian is connected to Schjødt's industry sector for Shipping & Offshore, and specialises in contract and corporate law in a wide range of different industries.  

Before joining Schjødt, Stian served as General Counsel for Vard Group AS for 5 years where he was responsible for all legal aspects of Vard Group AS' national and international operations. Stian's clients benefit from this experience by his in-depth industry knowledge and broad national and international network. Stian has also background from Wiersholm where he worked for 4 years within construction law and complex project execution. Stian has experience as lecturer and examiner in general contract law and legal methodology at the University of Bergen. Furthermore, Stian holds a MBA With Honors from BI Norwegian Business School.

Practice areas

About Stian

Experience

  • Legal advisor Contract terms and conditions in large and complex projects (shipbuilding projects, oil & gas installations, supplier agreements, construction contracts, various  standards and customised terms and conditions.)
  • Partner in charge Experienced with financing of large and complex projects.
  • Legal advisor working with corporate law, transactions, negotiations and dispute resolutions.

Rankings

  • 2020

    Recommended - Legal 500

Education

  • 2016

    Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) with Honors, BI Norwegian Business School

  • 2005

    Cand. Jur., University of Bergen

Publications

  • 2010

    «Leverandørsamarbeid – noen tanker om intern risikofordeling" co-author with Mr. Arne Engesæth and published in På Rett Grunn – festskrift til Norsk Forening for Bygge- og Entrepriserett (Gyldendal Akademisk)