Torkjel Kleppo Grøndalen

Torkjel Kleppo Grøndalen

Partner, Oslo Download CV Download vCard

Torkjel has extensive experience from the oil, gas and offshore industry, both as lawyer and as an in-house lawyer. He is advising oil companies, offshore service companies, and the government on regulatory and contractual matters in addition to M&A transactions.

Grøndalen’s experience covers all aspects of the oil and gas industry, including contract and regulatory matters, M&A, gas transportation, gas sales and price revisions, construction projects, disputes and oil and gas operational matters. He has been involved in a large number of M&A transactions involving oil and gas companies and their assets. Grøndalen has experience as an in-house lawyer both within Gassco AS and BP Norge AS.

Grøndalen has also been heavily involved in the Norwegian state’s carbon capture and storage (CCS) projects, and worked for a time as the Procurement Manager for the full-scale CCS project at Mongstad (CCM).

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About Torkjel


  • 2020

    Next Generation Partners and Recommended - Legal 500


  • 2011

    North Sea Energy Law Programme

  • 2004

    Cand jur., University of Oslo

  • 2000

    Business administration, University of Vermont, USA