Sindre Slettevold

Senior Lawyer

About Sindre

Sindre Slettevold is a Senior Lawyer at Wikborg Rein's Oslo office and is part of the firm's Shipping Offshore practice as well as its Maritime and Offshore Emergency Response Team. 

He specialises in maritime dispute resolution and the handling of maritime casualties. Slettevold regularly advises shipowners, managers, charterers, shipyards, P&I clubs, H&M insurers and others within the maritime sector. He has experience with ship arrests, forced sales and other enforcement action. He pleads cases before both ordinary courts and arbitration tribunals.

Slettevold has assisted with the investigation and handling of maritime casualties in Norway and abroad, including i.a. salvage, limitation of liability, wreck removal, pollution, charter party disputes, coverage issues, international private law and cargo claims. 

Slettevold holds a law degree from the University of Oslo, where he was a Research Assistant at the Scandinavian Institute of Maritime Law. He also holds a Master of Laws (LLM in Corporate and Commercial Law) from the London School of Economics and Political Science.

Work experience
2020- Senior Lawyer, Wikborg Rein, Oslo_NEWLINE_2017-2019 Senior Associate, Wikborg Rein, Oslo_NEWLINE_2013-2016 Associate, Wikborg Rein, Oslo_NEWLINE_2013-2015 Maritime Trainee, the Norwegian Shipowners' Association management trainee program_NEWLINE_2012 Trainee, Petroleum Geo-Services ASA_NEWLINE_2011-2012 Research assistant, Scandinavian Institute of Maritime Law
Education
2017 Practising Certificate_NEWLINE_2013 LLM in Corporate and Commercial Law, London School of Economics and Political Science_NEWLINE_2012 Master of Laws, University of Oslo