Area of expertise

  • Corporate M&A,
  • Shipping and Offshore

Geir Gustavsson has extensive experience from a broad range of shipping- and offshore-related matters, with a special focus on international shipbuilding projects, joint ventures and project finance. Gustavsson assists Norwegian and international clients with strategic planning, contract and document drafting, contract negotiations and ongoing advice. Gustavsson also serves as an arbitrator in contract disputes, most frequently in shipping- and offshore-related matters. Gustavsson was the chairman of  the Norwegian Bar Association’s legislative committee for marine, air and other transportation law, including marine insurance law until 31 December 2018.

is described as a "fantastic resource" by clients, who add that he is "unique in his knowledge and understanding of everything related to corporate structure issues, finance and our business." He has a broad practice, focusing primarily on transactions, investments and joint ventures.

Chambers Europe

Work experience

  • 2007 - present - Partner, BAHR
  • 1996 - 2006 - Associate/Senior associate, Nordisk Defence Club
  • 1995 - 1996 - Associate, Thommessen Krefting Greve Lund lawfirm


  • 1995 - Cand. jur., University of Oslo
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