The Legal 500

Twitter Logo Youtube Circle Icon LinkedIn Icon
HAAKON VIIS GATE 10, PO BOX 1752, VIKA, 0122 OSLO, NORWAY
Tel:
Work +47 22 47 97 00
Fax:
Fax +47 21 05 85 85
Email:
Web:
www.kvale.no
Kvale Advokatfirma DA, Jan-Erik Sverre, Oslo, NORWAY

Lawyer rankings

Jan-Erik Sverre

Tel:
Work +4722479700
Email:
Web:
www.kvale.no/en/employees/partners/jan-erik-sverre/
Kvale Advokatfirma DA

Work Department

Emplyment and pension, real estate

Position

Mr Jan-Erik Sverre works primarily within employment law, procedure and legal matters in regard to real estate. He is a legal adviser to the members of the National Federation of House Owners, providing assistance in concrete disputes to its members. Jan-Erik was admitted to the Norwegian Supreme Court in 2016.

Career

2015 - Partner, Kvale; 2010 - 2015 Partner, Bull & Co; 2007 - 2009 Senior Associate, Bull & Co; 2006 - 2007 Deputy Judge I, Oslo County Court; 2005 - 2006 Deputy Judge II, Oslo County Court; 2004 - 2005 Deputy Judge II, Hallingdal Court; 2002 - 2004 Senior Executive Officer/Advisor, Ministry of Fishery and Coastal Affairs

Languages

Norwegian and English

Member

The Norwegian Bar Association

Education

2002 Cand. jur., University of Oslo; 2001 Specialization, Company Law and Business Regulation, University of Oslo; 2001 Specialization, University of North Dakota


Norway

Employment

Within: Employment

Kvale Advokatfirma DA's 'solution-oriented' department recently acted for Bravida in the Gulating Appeal Court in a matter pertaining to the importance of the seniority principle in downsizings, advised the Norwegian Federation of Engineers on issues relating to collective bargaining agreements and individual employment contracts as well as a variety of discrimination issues, and assisted Top Temp with issues surrounding the interpretation of collective bargaining agreements. Nicolay Skarning heads the practice and Jan-Erik Sverre focuses on contentious work.

[back to top]


Back to index

Legal Developments in Norway

Legal Developments and updates from the leading lawyers in each jurisdiction. To contribute, send an email request to