Stein Erik Stinessen works primarily with energy law, environment and natural resouces law, property law and planning- and building law. His practice focuses primarily within the energy sector, hereunder with mergers and acquisitions of energy companies. Stinessen holds more than 20 years of general experience in corporate litigations and domestic arbitration. Admitted to the Supreme Court.
Cand. jur., University of Oslo, 1976
Admitted to the Supreme Court 1994
Partner in Lund & Co since 2007
Partner in Hjort from 1998-2007
Partner in Vislie Ødegaard & Kolrud from 1984-1998
Deputy Judge - Lillestrøm
Memberships and offices
Norwegian Bar Association
Member of the Government Committe of new legislation of energy taxes (NOU 1992:32)
Member of the Government Committe to propose new legislation on reversion of consession of acquisition of waterfalls for energy production (The Norweigan Industrial Licensing Act 14. dec 1917 no 16) (NOU 2004:26)
Member of Government Committee to propose the new Act of Biodiversty (NOU 2004:28)
Author of various articles on tax law and energy law
Books: "Tax on Energy Companies 1997"