LABOUR LAW

Our lawyers have expertise and experience in all fields of law pertaining to working life in Norway.

Do you need fast, expert help with a question involving labour law?

We regularly work with issues related to:

  • dismissals and downsizing
  • reorganisation
  • transfers/relocation
  • suspension
  • termination/resignation
  • whistleblowing
  • pensions and early retirement
  • working hours
  • holidays and holiday pay
  • overtime
  • contracts of employment
  • temporary employment
  • follow-up of sick leave
  • leaves of absence

We can help you with collective and individual labour law alike. Our clients include:

  • government agencies
  • listed companies
  • small- and medium-sized enterprises
  • employees
  • employers’ associations
  • trade unions

We also offer regular courses and lectures for employers, trade unions and special interest and competence organizations across the full range of labour law issues. Our lawyers have taught labour law at colleges and universities, and they have served as external examiners for master’s theses in labour law at the University of Oslo.

Our lawyers have also litigated labour law cases at all levels of the judiciary – from the ordinary district courts to the Supreme Court. We have also assisted clients with disputes heard by the Labour Court of Norway.

We enjoy excellent cooperation among our legal departments, and we work especially closely with our departments for Tax & VAT, IT & Media and Real Estate & Construction. The cutting-edge expertise in our other departments ensures that all aspects of your case receive the attention they deserve.

Need help to resolve a labour law issue? Contact us.

TEAM

John Steffen Gulbrandsen

  • Partner | Lawyer (H)

Alf Kåre Knudsen

  • Partner | Lawyer

Christian With

  • Partner | Lawyer

Stine Helén Pettersen

  • partner | advokat
  • Partner | Lawyer

Mari Støle Hanssen

  • Lawyer
  • advokat
  • i permisjon
  • on leave