John Steffen

Gulbrandsen

  • Partner | Lawyer (H)

CV

John Gulbrandsen is one of Norway’s leading intellectual property lawyers and is an experienced and very skilled labour law attorney and litigator in all his fields.

Practice Areas
Media law and intellectual property law:  
Copyright, trademarks, marketing law, design law, patent and broadcasting law 
Labour law:  
Collective labour law, collective wage agreements, individual employment law and trade union agreements 
Dispute resolution:  
Litigation, mediation and the resolution of disputes in most industries 
Work Experience
2011-present

Bing Hodneland advokatselskap DA: Partner, IP and TMT Department

1997

Admitted to the Supreme Court of Norway

1994-2010

Wiersholm, Mellbye & Bech advokatfirma AS: Partner and attorney

1990-1994

Wiersholm, Mellbye & Bech advokatfirma AS: Associate, later Senior Associate

1987-1990

Norwegian Ministry of Cultural Affairs: Senior Executive Officer

1986-1987

Norwegian Film Institute: Senior Executive Officer

1982-1983

Norwegian Institute for Computers and Law, Oslo Research assistant

Education
1986

University of Oslo: Specialisation; copyright law, ICT law, etc.

Committees, public offices etc