Fred Arthur Andersen

Fred Arthur Andersen

Managing Partner

Fred Arthur Andersen is a partner in CLP’s corporate team and works primarily with mergers and acquisitions, incorporation and restructuring of companies, contract law and negotiations and employment law. Andersen also regularly work with litigation and dispute resolution. Andersen has extensive experience from the financial sector, e.g. banks, insurance companies, investment banks and debt collection agencies. He previously worked as General Counsel of SpareBank 1 Gruppen (a leading Norwegian bank and insurance group) and as a lawyer in DNB. Andersen has, in addition to his legal education, an Executive MBA from the Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration.

Fred Arthur Andersen is ‘a pleasure to deal with in private equity deals’
Legal 500


Partner, Advokatfirmaet CLP DA (2007)
General Counsel, SpareBank 1 Gruppen (2002-2007)
Attorney, DNB Legal department (2000-2002)
Associate/Senior associate, Advokatfirmaet Hjort DA (1996-2000)


Executive MBA in Management Control, NHH (2007)
Master of Law, University of Oslo (1995)
Business economist (1988)

Memberships and positions

Member of the Norwegian Bar Association