Christine Rødsæther is one of our leading experts with 30 years of experience within shipping- and offshore related transactions.

Christine has extensive experience within shipping- and offshore related transactions, financing and restructurings. She has extensive experience in assisting shipyards, shipping companies and equipment suppliers with contracts for design, construction and supply as well as ship and offshore installations, and assists both Norwegian and foreign financial institutions.

Christine Rødsæther is extremely service-minded. She has a high level of expertise and is available for all questions.

- Chambers and Partners

We have worked with Christine Rødsæther for more than 10 years and she is highly skilled and service orientated, always available and provides prompt responses to our requests.

- Legal 500


2002 - (today) Partner, Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig AS
2000 - 2002 Partner, Andersen Legal
1998 - 2000 Senior Associate, Wikborg Rein Advokatfirma AS, Oslo
1994 - 1998 Senior Associate, Wikborg Rein Advokatfirma AS, London
1989 - 1993 Associate/Senior Associate, Wikborg Rein Advokatfirma AS, Bergen


1994 Master of Law (LLM), “Transnational Business Practice”, Mc George School of Law, University of Pacific, Sacramento, California. (Two months spent with the University of Salzburg, three months in Taipei, Taiwan and seven months with the McGeorge School of Law, Sacramento, California.)
1989 Cand. Jur., University of Bergen


2010 - (today) Board member, Odfjell SE
2008 - 2017 Board member, Tide ASA
2007 - (today) Chair, Mediterranean Chemical KS
2006 - 2014 Board member, Garanti-instituttet for eksportkreditt (appointed by NFD)
2012 - (today) Board member, Maritimt Forum Oslofjorden
2012 - (today) Member, MARUT (the Norwegian Government's counsel for maritime development) (appointed by NHD)
2002 - (today) Member, Marshall Islands' Quality Council

Rødæther's 'experience, practical approach and timely responses are highly valuable'.

- Legal 500