Knut Hausken Magnussen

Senior Lawyer

About Knut Hausken Magnussen

Knut is part of Wikborg Rein's shipping, offshore and renewable energy groups.

He regularly assists with planning and execution of projects, drafting and negotiation of contracts, as well as day-to-day follow-up of various projects, both in Norway and internationally. Knut has extensive expertise with projects related to shipbuilding and other offshore constructions, cooperation and project development agreements, charterparty agreements, and transactions. He is also involved in several projects related to the green transition, hereunder projects regarding development of offshore wind, both in Norway and internationally.

In addition to his law degree from Norway, Knut has a Master of Laws (LLM) from King's College London. He regularly holds seminars and publish articles, in particular on matters relating to new technology, renewable energy, and the green transition within the shipping industry. He has, amongst other, published articles on EU's "FuelEU Maritime"-initiative, the need for support in the operational phase, and legal challenges with cross border transport of CO2 in connection with Carbon Capture and Storage.

Work experience
  • 2021 -

    Senior Lawyer, Wikborg Rein, Bergen

  • 2019 - 2021

    Senior Associate, Wikborg Rein, Bergen

  • 2019

    Senior Lawyer, Kluge Advokatfirma AS

  • 2016 - 2019

    Senior Associate, Kluge Advokatfirma AS

  • 2013 - 2016

    Associate, Kluge Advokatfirma AS

  • 2011 - 2013

    Trainee, various law firms

  • 2016

    Practicing Certificate

  • 2013

    Master of Laws, University of Bergen

  • 2013

    LLM, King's College London