Tor Herdlevær

Partner, LawyerOslo

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Tor Herdlevær


Tor Herdlevær is an expert on financing and financial restructuring in the bank and bond market. He has extensive experience advising lenders, arrangers, borrowers and other market players related to domestic and international financing and financial restructurings. Tor has during recent year acted as adviser in some of the most complex financial restructuring cases within sectors such as oil service, industry, real estate and shipping. Tor also has broad business law and commercial experience from his in-house attorney position with a large international brand and industrial group, including extensive experience with delivery contracts and commodity trading. Tor is ranked as "Leading Lawyer" by the International Financial Law Review in the category "Restructuring and insolvency". He is also recommended as one of the leading Norwegian lawyers in the categories "Banking and finance" and " Insolvency and corporate recovery" by the rating agency The Legal 500.

Work experience

Partner, – Advokatfirmaet Selmer AS
2008 - 2011
Attorney – Orkla ASA
2002 - 2007
Associate/Senior Associate/Non-Equity Partner – Advokatfirmaet Selmer DA


Cand.jur. – University of Oslo
Royal Norwegian Naval Academy