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Practice Areas

EU & Competition, Litigation & Arbitration, Mining & Minerals, Real Estate, Trade & Industry, Fisheries & Aquaculture, Mergers & Acquisitions, Public Contracts, Restructuring & Insolvency


Tore works in Schjødt's M&A department, and has specialised in business law disciplines, such as company law, contract law, tort law, property law, restructuring and insolvency law and EU/EEA law. In addition, Tore has in-depth expertise in administrative law and is particularly experienced with regulations regarding fisheries and aquaculture.

Tore holds a PhD in cooperative law and is regarded the leading national expert in this area. He lectures in company law at the Law Faculty in Oslo.

Professional Memberships

Member of The Norwegian Bar Association's Law Committee on Fishery and Aquaculture.


The Norwegian Constitution § 101, in "The Norwegian Constitution – with historical remarks 1814–2016", Universitetsforlaget 2019.

"Licenses to Commercial Fisheries", Norwegian Business Journal 2018.

"Shareholder's liabilities in companies", Pacta 2016.

"Financial Rights of Members of Cooperatives", PhD-dissertation, Gyldendal 2014.

Organizational law (co-author), in "Knoph's overview on Norwegian Law", Universitetsforlaget 2014


PhD, University of Oslo, 2014.

Cand. jur., University of Bergen, 1998.