Jane Jonsdal Schmidt

Senior Lawyer (leave of absence)


Jane Jonsdal Schmidt is specialised 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. 

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


SANDS Advokatfirma DA

Senior Lawyer | Senior Associate

Sør-Øst Politidistrikt

Police Prosecutor

Haavind AS


University of Bergen

Master of Laws