Sven Ivar Sanstøl

Partner (Supreme Court advocacy rights)

Mobile: 900 55 220



Labour law, civil litigation and general consultation in matters of business law.
Sven Ivar has extensive experience with legal consulting and dispute resolution. His clients include businesses, organizations and private individuals. He has considerable experience arguing cases in court, and he has Supreme Court advocacy rights. He has taught at the Faculty of Law, University of Oslo, and regularly accepts speaking assignments.
In recent years, Sven Ivar has represented some of the country’s biggest companies in the supermarket, food and transport sectors. He has consulted in major reorganization and lay-off processes and has extensive experience with consulting and dispute resolution in termination and dismissal cases.


Partner, Advokatfirmaet Eckhoff, Fosmark & Co. DA, 2006–
Lawyer, Norwegian Hauliers’ Association, 2004–2006
Assistant Judge, Oslo District Court, 2002–2004
Assistant Judge, Nes District Court, 2001–2002
Trainee Lawyer, Advokatene ved Tinghuset, 2001–2001


Supreme Court advocacy rights, 2012
Passed the bar examination, 2003
Cand.jur., University of Oslo, 1999

Positions of trust:

Svein Ivar has taught at the Faculty of Law in Oslo, has been a legal adviser in real estate agencies, and has served on a number of boards


Norwegian Bar Association


Norwegian, native speaker