Renate Iren Heggelund

Senior Lawyer

Renate Heggelund works primarily the firm’s department of labor law and has experience from assisting both employers and employees in various legal issues, negotiations and disputes regarding labour law. Heggelund also has several years of practical experience from the employers’ side through a position as head of administration in Oslo prison, including follow-up of disputed personnel cases, preparation of HR strategies, negotiations with elected representatives etc. Heggelund has also taught a number of courses and workshops in labour law, including several 40-hour courses for managers. Heggelund has also studied personell mangagement in BI business school.

Renate Heggelund also works in the department for family, – inheritance and child welfare at Brækhus. Heggelund has litigated various disputes on behalf of private parties in the courts, and has extensive experience with financial settlement and the preparation of covenants and wills.

Experience

2019
Senior lawyer, Brækhus Advokatfirma DA
2015-2018
Lawyer, Fram Advokatfirma AS
2012-2015
Administration Manager, Oslo Prison
2009-2015
Lawyer, Law Firm Arntsen AS
2006-2008
Associate in Selmer Law Firm DA

Language

NorwegianEnglish

Practice areas

Employment
Family Law
Inheritance Law
Dispute Resolution

Education

2014 - Personnel management, BI
2013 - Situation-based management, BI
2008 - Lawyer's license
2006 - Master of Law, University of Tromsø