Thomas Nordby

Thomas Nordby

Partner, Oslo Download CV Download vCard

Thomas works primarily with dispute resolution whithin a wide range of civil cases before the courts, including the Supreme Court, arbitration, negotiations and mediation. He is specialised within competition law, public procurement, energy law and holds wide experience with public regulations. He was Managing Partner in one of the largest law firms in Norway for four years and is an experienced negotiator and team leader.

Thomas has experience from the Norwegian Attorney General and is admitted to the Supreme Court. He has also litigated several cases before the EU- and EFTA court.

Thomas is a member of IBA Litigation Committee and is engaged in international dispute resolution. He is also a board member of The Arbitration and Dispute Resolution Institute of the Oslo Chamber of Commerce (OCC). Thomas is also leading the Commercial Arbitration JUC network and is a member of The Danish Arbitration Association.

Thomas works with compliance and scrutiny within his fields of expertise.

Thomas speaks fluent French. 


Chambers & Partners’ sources states that “he sees things in a broader context, which is very helpful for us.”


  • The EEA and the EFTA Court, Hart Publishing (2014)
  • Public procurement, Fagbokforlaget (2013)
  • EEA state aid, Fagbokforlaget (2008)

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