Dispute resolution and litigation

SANDS is one of Norway’s leading a civil litigation practices. Civil litigation is a driving force and we stand ready to assist Norwegian and international clients. Through our thirteen lawyers admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of Norway, SANDS has contributed to driving the development of Norwegian law through the decisions in many important leading cases in recent years. In 2018 we received "Achievement of the Year". The award was bestowed on us for the assistance we provided to the 474 former students at Westerdal’s College in Oslo.

With 150 lawyers SANDS belongs to the small handful of Norwegian law firms with the requisite legal expertise, professional insight and, not least, the capacity to handle major national and international disputes in business law. The group is led by the firm’s founder, Morten Steenstrup,

Expertise to the fingertips

From cradle to grave

“Litigation is important for SANDS. We have a core team at the partner level of 13 or 14 people who work almost exclusively on litigation,” says Morten Steenstrup, head of the firms civil litigation group.

Contact us

Partners

Alf Johan Knag
Partner
T: +47 55 30 10 09
M: +47 419 16 709
Bjørn Stordrange
Partner, dr. juris,
T: +47 22 81 45 80
M: +47 480 16 580
Christian Kjellby Nesset
Partner
T: +47 22 81 46 70
M: +47 419 16 656
Erik Myhr Nilsen
Partner
T: +47 55 30 10 28
M: +47 915 71 332
Frode Henning Antonsen
Partner
T: +47 73 99 27 08
M: +47 480 16 508
Geir Frøholm
Partner
T: +47 22 81 45 68
M: +47 907 24 655
Gisle Edvard Årnes
Partner
T: +47 22 81 46 54
M: +47 922 22 330
Hege Birkeland Ersdal
Partner
T: +47 22 81 45 82
M: +47 480 16 582
Kjersti Holum Karlstrøm
Partner
T: +47 77 61 78 11
M: +47 977 43 248
Morten Brandhaug
Partner
T: +47 73 99 27 14
M: +47 415 12 414
Morten Steenstrup
Partner
T: +47 22 81 45 40
M: +47 480 16 540
Morten Hugo Berger
Partner
T: +47 22 81 45 69
M: +47 977 74 607
Nicolai Skridshol
Partner
T: +47 22 81 45 36
M: +47 900 96 861
Odd Walther Moi
Partner
T: +47 22 81 45 93
M: +47 480 16 593
Rolf Bech-Sørensen
Partner
T: +47 55 30 10 34
M: +47 913 74 732
Stein Hegdal
Partner
T: +47 22 81 45 95
M: +47 900 96 980
Stein Fredrik Janzon
Partner
T: +47 22 81 46 62
M: +47 928 80 444
Torkel Tveit
Partner
T: +47 55 30 10 43
M: +47 419 16 743

Team

Lawyers

Eva Drageset
Special Counsel
T: +47 55 30 10 20
M: +47 909 97 340
Ian W Kenworthy
Senior Lawyer
T: +47 22 81 45 52
M: +47 480 16 552
Irene Lundeker
Special Counsel
T: +47 22 81 45 59
M: +47 480 16 559
Morten Tveten
Special Counsel
T: +47 22 81 45 37
M: +47 906 07 153
Ola Nygard
Senior Lawyer
T: +47 22 81 45 46
M: +47 480 16 546

Associates

Hanne Bjørge-Eriksen
Associate
T: +47 22 81 46 21
M: +47 928 53 377
Maria Kismul Nordmo
Associate
T: +47 22 81 46 20
M: +47 906 90 194