Peter Simonsen has many years experience as lawyer and legal advisor within several fields and business sectors.

He is experienced in dispute solutions and litigation, and negotiations, contract law and corporate law issues.

Previously he was head of Simonsen Vogt Wiig’s Litigation and Arbitration department and the Property and Contracting department.

In recent years, Peter has primarily worked with larger litigation assignments in various branches and disciplines, and also legal advice. He is also Chairman of the Board of several real estate companies.

Peter has a long time experience with litigations in a various jurisdictions. He argues cases before the Supreme Court, courts of appeal and other courts, and in arbitration matters.



2003 - (today) Partner, Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig AS
2000 - 2003 Managing Partner, Advokatfirmaet PricewaterhouseCoopers
1998 - 2003 Partner, Advokatfirmaet PricewaterhouseCoopers
1997 - 1998 Partner, Advokatfirmaet Price Waterhouse
1988 - 1997 Partner, Simonsen & Musæus Advokatfirma
1985 - 1987 Senior Associate, shared offices with H.r.adv. Gustav Heiberg Simonsen
1984 - 1985 Associate, H.r.adv. Gustav Heiberg Simonsen
1982 - 1984 Associate, Advokatene Feydt, Hagen & Skotvedt


1982 Cand. Jur., University of Oslo