Eline Hellem Langeland assists clients mainly in the shipping, offshore and energy sector, with contracts, dispute resolution and other legal advice. She has experience with maritime contracts such as charter parties and drilling contracts. She has also worked with litigation before Norwegian courts and international arbitration, including cases about arrest and shipbuilding. Eline also assists with insurance-related matters within various sectors and industries. She has work experience from insurance companies withing marine insurance (P&I) and other insurance. Eline is co-author of the legal commentary to the Lugano Convention for Karnov Group Norway, where she particularly wrote about jurisdiction in insurance matters.

Work experience

Senior Associate – Advokatfirmaet Selmer AS
2022 - 2022
Secondment - Claims and Contract Executive, Offshore – Skuld
2018 - 2020
Associate – Advokatfirmaet Selmer AS
2017 - 2018
Claims handler – Tryg Forsikring
2016 - 2016
Legal assistant, part time – Tryg Forsikring
2015 - 2016
Claims handler, part time – Tryg Forsikring


Executive Education – Saïd Business School, University of Oxford
2016 - 2017
Exchange semester – University of Southampton
2012 - 2017
Master of Laws – University of Bergen


Law Over Borders Comparative Guide: Commercial Litigation and Cross-border Enforcement, Norway (co-author)
Karnov/Lovdata Commentary, Lugano Convention (co-author)
The International Arbitration Review, Norway (contributor to the 2021/2022/2023 update)
Chambers, global practice guides, Shipping, Norway 2021 (co-author)
The liability of the unprofessional life-salvor; Is the salvor subject to the ordinary negligence standard during rescue operations?