Mikal Brøndmo is specialised in arbitration and litigation, with a focus on complex and international disputes. 

He has provided advice to a considerable number of Norwegian and foreign clients in respect of complex and high-value disputes before state courts and domestic and international arbitral tribunals. Brøndmo assists in all stages of a dispute, from early case assessments and claim letters to settlement negotiations and court and arbitral tribunal proceedings to enforcement proceedings. 
He has especially experience from representing parties in international construction and energy disputes (both oil & gas and renewables), including offshore wind disputes subject to ICC and GMAA. His experience also includes disputes regarding insurance, shipbuilding contracts, defence contracts, distribution contracts, insurance and post M&A. 

Mikal Brøndmo and his team deliver quick responses, provide in depth legal analysis in a simple, to-the-point manner, and are also pragmatic and cost aware. The communication is always very pleasant.

Legal 500, 2022

Mikal also acts as arbitrator in international and domestic arbitrations, such as under rules of the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA), the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (SCC), the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) and in ad hoc arbitrations. 

Mikal is a lecturer in the Faculty of Law at the University of Oslo, teaching contract law and civil procedure. Furthermore, he is a censor in the fields of construction law and arbitration. He regularly publishes articles and presents at conferences. He is also a member of the editorial board of the Norwegian Business Law Review.

He was a member of the working group of ICC Arbitration and ADR Commission’s report in 2022 on leveraging technology for fair, effective, effective, and efficient international proceedings.  

Mikal Brøndmo is recognized as “Global leader” in Who’s Who Legal – Arbitration 2022.  Mikal also won the Client Choice Award in Arbitration and ADR in 2020. In Chambers (2022), Mikal is ranked within Dispute resolution and Construction. Moreover, Mikal Brøndmo is recommended by Legal 500 (2022) within four categories: Offshore construction and shipbuilding, Oil and gas, Construction and Dispute resolution.