Sindre Slettevold

Senior Lawyer

About Sindre Slettevold

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

  • 2017 - 2019

    Senior Associate, Wikborg Rein, Oslo

  • 2013 - 2016

    Associate, Wikborg Rein, Oslo

  • 2013 - 2015

    Maritime Trainee, the Norwegian Shipowners' Association management trainee program

  • 2012 - 2012

    Trainee, Petroleum Geo-Services ASA

  • 2011 - 2012

    Research assistant, Scandinavian Institute of Maritime Law

Education
  • 2017

    Practising certificate

  • 2013

    LLM in Corporate and Commercial Law, London School of Economics and Political Science

  • 2012

    Master of Laws, University of Oslo