Henrik Tessem Kolsaker

Senior Associate

Henrik Tessem Kolsaker. Photo.
Henrik is part of our Energy, Shipping and Offshore Services group. His principal work areas are in petroleum law, field and license agreements, and regulatory matters. He has experience in advising Norwegian and international corporations in hydrocarbon exploration and production (E&P), regulatory framework matters, and transactions relating to the hydrocarbon, offshore, and renewable industries.

Henrik also specializes in oil service, shipbuilding & marine insurance, and offshore construction. He has experience in advising and representing multinational clients in complex offshore projects, joint operations, and maritime construction co-operation.

Henrik joined the firm in 2019. He is a graduate of the Faculty of Law of the University of Bergen. Henrik also has an LL.M. (Master of Laws) from the Washington University in St. Louis, including a Master in Legal English from NHH (Norwegian School of Economics, Executive).


  • 2021

    Master of Legal English (JurDist), Norwegian School of Economics (NHH Executive)
  • 2019

    LL.M. in Negotiation & Dispute Resolution, Washington University in St. Louis
  • 2019

    Certificate in Corporate & Business Law, Washington University in St. Louis
  • 2019

    Master of Laws, University of Bergen


  • 2019

    International Commercial Arbitration: Recalibration of Arbitral Values after Automation & AI, Imad Khan (red.), Nicole Gougeon, co-author