CATHRINE HAMBRO

POSITION: ATTORNEY-AT-LAW / PARTNER
TELEPHONE: (+47) 91 84 21 77
E-MAIL: CATHRINE.HAMBRO@WLA.NO

PRINCIPAL AREAS OF PRACTICE:
Cathrine Hambro advises extensively on environmental law, particularly in relation to industrial companies and the waste management industry. Her practice covers all the areas of legal advice that industrial companies need in this regard; Relations with public authorities, including in matters of permit requirements, closing contracts, interpreting regulations, and disputes. Hambro also advises on legal issues related to soil pollution. She advises on climate issues.

Professional experience
Partner, Wahl-Larsen Advokatfirma AS since 2006
Partner, Advokatfirmaet Schjødt AS 2001-2006
Employed by Advokatfirmaet Schjødt AS 1994-2001

Education
Law degree, University of Oslo 1993
Licence to practice 1996

Core competency
Trade and Industry
Environmental law
Energy law
Dispute resolution and litigation

Offices
Chair of the Norwegian Bar Association’s committee on environmental law 2010-2016
Chairwoman, Wahl-Larsen Advokatfirma AS 2010-2016
Chairwoman, Elsirk AS 2011--2016.05.19
Director, Idemitsu Petroleum Norge AS 2003-2014
Director, Enova SF 2005-2013
Member of the Norwegian Bar Association’s committee on environmental law 2008-2010
Deputy member of the Stock Exchange Appeals Committee 2006-2010

Languages
Scandinavian languages and English