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Homble Olsby advokatfirma AS
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Homble Olsby Advokatfirma AS


Runar Homble is the Managing Partner and founding partner at Homble Olsby | Littler. Homble handles the entire spectrum of employment law advice. He offers i.e. expertise in handling disputes involving redundancies, reorganisation of enterprises, terminations and whistleblowing. Homble also has extensive experience in various disciplines such as data protection law, company law, contract law, negotiations and litigation. He has comprehensive experience in analysing complex issues and possesses the ability to explain his advice in a professional and understandable way. Runar Homble is frequently sought-after in subject matters that requires knowledge and understanding of the client’s business and culture combined with outstanding legal and people skills. His business mindset, strategic and legal expertise combined with a popular and humorous undertone makes him in great demand by top executives and high-ranking leaders who are in challenging and complex situations. Perhaps especially when they are in particular need of a skilled sparring partner with a cold head, warm heart and high execution ability. Homble frequently holds lectures and seminars in employment law. He is also a permanent columnist in Aftenposten, one of the leading newspapers in Norway. Homble is the co-author of ”Employment and termination– a guide for managers” together with Harald Venger and Ole Kristian Olsby (Gyldendal Akademisk, 2012).


• Partner | lawyer at Homble Olsby law firm 2007 – 2020
• Lawyer at Jareld law firm 2004 – 2006
• Lawyer at Storeng, Beck & Due Lund law firm 2001 – 2004
• Ministry of Transport and Communication 2000 – 2001
• Ministry of Culture 1998 – 1999


• Norwegian
• English


• Norwegian Bar Association
• Norwegian Society for Labour law


• Law degree (cand. jur.), University of Oslo, 1997

Lawyer Rankings

Norway > Employment

Boutique employment firm Homble Olsby advokatfirma AS stands out for its ‘in-depth competence and extensive experience in the field‘. The firm operates as part of Littler Mendelson, P.C.‘s global group, and acts as the group’s coordinator in the Nordics. Ole Kristian Olsby, who ‘gives pragmatic advice‘, jointly heads up the practice with the ‘very committedRunar Homble, who has extensive expertise in advising on disputes arising from whistleblowing cases, redundancies and reorganisations. Trond Erik Solheimhas a solid, fundamental understanding of pensions rights and presents his knowledge very clearly‘, while Tore Lerheim ‘is very thorough and experienced‘, and regularly advises on pension law. Merete Furesund focuses on collective labour matters.