Morten Valen Eide


Morten Valen Eide is a Partner at Wikborg Rein's Bergen office and is part of the firm's Shipping Offshore practice. His specialisation lies within contracts, projects, financing/refinancing and transactions within the maritime industry, primarily within construction, rig and ship operation/management and sale & purchase. He advises clients in negotiations, risk assessment and control, project execution and dispute resolution. His practice also includes advising in maritime law and contract law in general. In addition to his practice at Wikborg Rein, Eide also has held a temporary position as head of corporate legal in Odfjell Drilling. 

He has his Master of Laws with specialization within maritime law and international construction projects from the National University of Singapore.

2019 Partner, Wikborg Rein, Bergen_NEWLINE_2016-2018 Senior Lawyer, Wikborg Rein, Bergen_NEWLINE_2015 Senior Associate, Wikborg Rein, Bergen_NEWLINE_2014-2015 Senior Legal Counsel, Odfjell Drilling_NEWLINE_2013- Senior Associate, Wikborg Rein, Bergen_NEWLINE_2009-2012 Associate, Wikborg Rein, Bergen_NEWLINE_2010- External Examiner, Faculty of Law, University of Bergen_NEWLINE_2008 Trainee at various law firms
2018 Member, Norwegian Council to Nordic Offshore and Maritime Arbitration_NEWLINE_2015 Adjunct External Fellow, Centre of Maritime Law, National University of Singapore_NEWLINE_2011-2015 Board Member, Youngship Bergen_NEWLINE_
2012 Practising Certificate_NEWLINE_2009 Master of Laws, University of Bergen_NEWLINE_2008-2009 Research and coursework, National University of Singapore