Jane Jonsdal Schmidt

Senior Lawyer


Jane Jonsdal Schmidt is specialized within construction law and dispute resolution and litigation. She also has competence in general contract law. 

Schmidt has broad experience from advising on contract drafting and negotiations, project assistance during the execution phase and dispute resolution. She has advised in connection with large and complex construction projects, mainly onshore. Schmidt is a trusted  advisor and litigator for both contractors, consultants and builders. She regularly litigates contract disputes before Norwegian courts.  She also hosts courses and seminars in standard-form contracts and other construction law topics. 

Schmidt has worked  as a senior associate at SANDS since 2019,  and has her primary work location at our office in Tønsberg. She has previously worked  as an associate at the law firm Haavind in Oslo and as a police prosecutor in the South-East (Sør-Øst) police district. She is an external examiner in legal subjects at the University of Bergen. 

Expertise areas

2019 -

SANDS Advokatfirma DA

Senior Associate | Senior Lawyer
2015 - 2019

Sør-Øst Politidistrikt

Police Prosecutor
2011 - 2015

Adv.f. Haavind AS


University of Bergen

Master of Laws