Anders W. Færden is a Partner at Wikborg Rein's Oslo office and is the head of the firm's insurance team. He is a specialist in marine and non-marine insurance law, contract law, tort, maritime law, the law of intermediaries, professional liability and litigation. He is admitted to the Supreme Court and has extensive litigation experience before the Norwegian courts and in arbitration proceedings particularly regarding insurance cover disputes, recovery, professional liability and brokerage/commission. Færden is also appointed as arbitrator. He is ranked by Legal 500 as a "leading individual" in insurance law. He is also ranked by Chambers and Partners and in the Norwegian Financial Daily's lawyers survey. He lectures on marine insurance law at the University of Oslo and at the Nordic Association of Marine Insurers' (Cefor) Academy.