HÅVARD L. BJØRNSTADAttorney at Law / Partner, Labor Law, Personal Injury Law
Håvard E. Bjørn Places attorney and partner at Codex Advokat Oslo AS, Head of Employment Department and forms part of the personal injury department
Background and practise of expertise
Håvard assist both employers and employees resolve employment law issues. With experience from ministries and from a branch of the Confederation of Norwegian Enterprise (NHO), he has good knowledge and background to assist businesses in the private sector and companies associated with the public sector. He assists regularly in the processes associated with downsizing and restructuring of enterprises. As a former union lawyer from YS and conducting his own law firm for many years, he has also extensive experience in assisting workers in all phases of employment.
The portfolio has Håvard several activities related private sector in Norway and other Scandinavian countries, trade unions and NGOs. Besides extensive knowledge of labor law, individual side, he also has extensive experience with collective labor law, including, he has litigated cases before the Labour Court.
Besides labor law Håvard deals with insurance and tort law. Codex Advokat has one of the largest departments in personal injury claims, handling claims from labour injuries, accidents, patient injuries, violence, injuries and claims under the Motor Vehicle Liability Act.
Håvard is a graduate of the University of Oslo (UiO) in 1992 with a specialty in employment law.
Håvard used regularly in courses and lectures