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Magne Olsen's main area of expertise is Employment Law and Personal Injury. His vast experience combined with in-debth knowledge of his fields of practice is a great asset when assisting with counseling, negotiations and dispute resolution. He has extensive procedural experience, and was admitted to the Supreme Court in 2014.

Practice Areas


Employment Law

Damages, Insurance and Pension Law

Real Estate, Property and Construction Law

Custody Proceedings, Child Welfare Law, Family Law and Probate

General practice including litgation



Admitted to the Supreme Court: 2014

Admitted to the bar: 2004

Cand. Jur, University of Oslo: 1996

board positions


Nettbuss Sør AS (Member of the Board 2011-2013)

LO/NHO (Chairman/Member of the Board 2002-04)

NOU 2004:3 Occupational Compensation Insurance (Head of secretarial functions)

Insurance Complaints Board (Member of the Board)

Insurance Complaints (Member of the Board)

NOU 1999:6 Seamen’s Pension (Secretary)



2014 – present.: Hald & Co

2011 – 2014: Partner, Law Firm Ove Andersen, Alice Jervell og Magne Olsen AS

2007 – 2010: Associate, Law Firm Ove Andersen og Alice Jervell ANS

2006 – 2007: Deputy Judge, Aust-Agder District Court

2004 – 2006: Lawyer, Abelia

 2002 – 2004: Assistant Lawyer, Confederation of Norwegian Enterprise (NHO)

1997 – 2002: Higher executive officer, Ministry of Health and Social Affairs