Einar Engh > Advokatfirmaet Hjort > Oslo, Norway > Lawyer Profile

Advokatfirmaet Hjort
AKERSGATEN 51
PO BOX 471, SENTRUM
0105 OSLO
Norway
Einar Engh photo

Work Department

Employment

Position

As a partner with admittance to the Norwegian Supreme Court, Einar Engh specializes in both individual and collective labour law. He also has extensive litigation experience at all levels of the court system, including at the Labour Court and the Supreme Court levels.

Career

  • 2012 Partner, Advokatfirmaet Hjort DA
  • 2010 Partner, Advokatfirmaet Schjødt AS
  • 2008 Admitted to the Supreme Court
  • 2009 Attorney, Norwegian Union of Municipal and General Employees
  • 2001 Attorney, legal department, the Norwegian Confederation of Trade Unions
  • 1998 Associate, Advokatfirmaet Smith Grette Wille DA

Languages

English, Norwegian

Memberships

  • The Norwegian Bar Association’s labour law committee
  • Editorial committee for a labour law periodical (“Arbeidsrett”)

Education

1998 Law degree, University of Oslo

Lawyer Rankings

Norway > Employment

Headed up by Lars Styren, the employment practice at Advokatfirmaet Hjort advises on all aspects of employment law and acts for a variety of clients, including telecoms businesses, banks and energy companies; it is also a key name for unions and governmental entities. Anne Marie Due and Alex Borch  are experienced in employment litigation, and Claude Lenth specialises in non-compete and pension matters, while Jens Kristian Johansen focuses on individual and collective employment law. Einar Engh regularly acts for the National Federation of Trade Unions and Christopher Hansteen assists with human rights issues.