Erik Staurset Andresen


Erik Staurset Andresen. Photo.
Erik has extensive experience from the fisheries & aquaculture industry, both as lawyer and as an bureaucrat in the Directorate of Fisheries. He joined Schjødt as a partner in 2023.

Erik is connected to Schjødt's industry sector for Fisheries & Aquaculture. His experience covers all aspects of the fisheries & aquaculture industry, including contract and regulatory matters, both land based aquaculture, fjord based aquaculture and exposed aquaculture at the ocean. He also assists companies within the fisheries sector.

Before joining Schjødt, Erik has worked with contract and regulatory matters within the fisheries & aquaculture industry for 14 years. He is ranked as an up and coming lawyer within the industry in national and international rankings. Erik is based in Ålesund but is working for seafood clients along the entire coast.

Practice Areas


  • 2022

    Up and coming - Chambers and Partners


  • 2008

    Master of Laws, University of Bergen