Area of expertise
- Finance and Capital Markets,
As a restructuring and financing specialist, Magnus advises creditors and debtors on restructuring and debt financing, including bank and bond financing.
On the restructuring side, Magnus has lead the firm’s work on several high-profile, complex cross-border processes over recent years, involving in and out of court processes, Norwegian and international. The restructurings regularly involve intricate structures and complex stakeholder constellations and cover a range of industry sectors, including renewable energy, shipping, offshore, telecom and technology companies.
On the debt side, Magnus has broad experience with cross-border bank and bond financing structures within a range of different industry sectors, including telecom, renewable energy, NPL, shipping and offshore.
Magnus has previously worked as an in-house legal advisor in DNB Bank ASA’s department of shipping and offshore on a secondment lasting two years where he amongst other things worked on financing and restructuring within shipping, offshore and aviation.
Magnus Tønseth – Highly energetic and always with a positive attitude. Strong work capacity and professional attitude. Strong interpersonal skills. Makes complicated matters look easy. - Magnus Tønseth stand out as always delivering very high quality work. - Both Mr. Sjøquist (Head of BAHR’s Finance Group) and Mr Tønseth provide very good legal advice. They tend to have a very good view of the various transactions and have a practical approach to solving legal problems. They lead a team of very skilled younger lawyers and provide top-class services.
- 2019 - present - Partner, BAHR
- 2013 - 2018 - Senior Associate, BAHR
- 2012 - 2013 - Associate, BAHR
- 2010 - 2012 - Secondment, DNB Bank ASA - Shipping, Offshore & Logistics. Transaction and Advisory Team
- 2008 - 2012 - Associate, BAHR
- 2008 - Master of Law, University of Oslo