About us

The Elden law-firm was established in 1963 by lawyer John Elden. He established his own law practice after having previously worked in the Ministry of Social Affairs and the law-firm Wiersholm. His son, John Christian Elden, entered the business as a lawyer in 1991.

Read more

Since the early 1990s we have, in step with an ever-increasing volume of assignments, taken on additional staff on a regular basis. The company currently consists of 62 people of which 44 are lawyers or deputy lawyers. 4 of the lawyers have earned the right to appear before The Supreme Court of Norway and 1 lawyer also holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree.

Criminal law and procedure have been key areas since the company was established. We also engage in a broad range of civil cases.

We work in all regions of Norway, and have offices in Oslo (head office), Bergen, Sandefjord and Elverum.