Kristian Olsen Willumsen

Senior Associate


Kristian Olsen Willumsen is a Senior Associate at SANDS’ office in Oslo, where he is part of the firm’s practice group for insurance. He provides legal assistance to Norwegian and international insurance companies, insurance intermediaries and policy holders, and assists with dispute resolution.  

Kristian has previously worked in-house in an insurance company, where he among others assisted with preparation of insurance terms and conditions, provided advice on regulatory matters, and assisted with claims handling. Furthermore, Kristian has broad experience within dispute resolution. He has earlier been a deputy judge at Senja District Court and has been working as dispute lawyer for several years.  

Expertise areas


SANDS Advokatfirma DA

Senior Associate
2018 - 2022

GIEK Kredittforsikring AS (now Coface Norway)

Legal counsel/lawyer
2016 - 2018

Advokatfirmaet Schjødt AS

Senior Associate

Senja District Court (Norwegian Courts Administration)

Deputy judge
2011 - 2013

Ernst & Young Advokatfirma AS

2009 - 2011

Norwegian Directorate of Taxes

Legal advicer

University of Oslo

Master of Laws