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List of notable or famous lawyers from Norway, with bios and photos, including the top lawyers born in Norway and even some popular lawyers who immigrated to Norway. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Norwegian lawyers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These lawyers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known lawyer from Norway is included when available.

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André Kvakkestad


André Kvakkestad is a Norwegian lawyer and politician for the Progress Party. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 46

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Andreas Zeier Cappelen


Andreas Zeier Cappelen was a Norwegian jurist and politician for the Labour Party. He was born in Vang, Hedmark. He held a variety of positions in different Norwegian cabinets. He was Minister of Local Government Affairs in 1958–1963 in the third cabinet Gerhardsen, Minister of Finance in 1963 and 1963–1965 only interrupted by the short-lived cabinet Lyng, Minister of Foreign Affairs in the first cabinet Bratteli in 1971–1972, and finally Minister of Justice 1979–1980 in the cabinet Nordli. As an elected politician he served in the position of deputy representative to the Norwegian Parliament from Rogaland during the term 1961–1965. On the local level he was a member of Stavanger city ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 93 (1915-2008)

Birthplace: Vank, Kelbajar, Azerbaijan

Anine Kierulf is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Lawyers from Norway
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Anine Kierulf


Anine Kierulf is a Norwegian lawyer and research fellow at the University of Oslo Law School, Norway. Her research area is the evolution of national free speech doctrines through judicial review, with a focus on the constitutional elements of the European Convention on Human Rights. Kierulf holds a J.D. from the University of Oslo, an LL.M. from Northwestern University School of Law, Chicago and a PhD on the legitimacy of judicial review from the University of Oslo. She has worked as legal expert on free speech to the Council of Europe, a senior lawyer in the Norwegian law firm Schjødt, and a deputy judge at Ringerike City Court. She is member of the Norwegian Academy for Language and ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 44

Birthplace: Oslo, Norway

Anne Holt is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Lawyers from Norway
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Anne Holt is a Norwegian author and lawyer. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 59

Birthplace: Europe, Northern Europe, Nordic countries, Larvik, Vestfold, + more

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