Gudbrand Østbye

  • Partner

Lawyer Gudbrand Østbye assists both companies and private clients and seeks on their behalf to reach satisfactory results. This can be both out-of-court settlements and court proceedings. He is committed and follows up on disputes without unnecessary waste of time and at the same time with a desire not to incur unnecessary costs to the clients. Particular expertise includes employment law, issues relating to hunting and fishing as well as buying and selling horses. In addition, he has several assignments related to looking after clients who need assistance when they are no longer able to follow up their own finances due to age or illness. Finally, he has had various assignments related to defects in real estate and general company law advice. He assists foreign companies with operations in Norway.


Legal areas
Labor law
Hunting and fishing
Buying and selling horses
Company law
Lack of real estate



  • 1992
  • Attorney's license
  • 1987
  • Graduated UiO


  • 2001 - Present
  • Partner
  • Langseth Advokatfirma DA
  • 1997 - 2001
  • Partner
  • The law firm Langseth, Hafr & Skard
  • 1994 - 1996
  • Legal representative
  • The law firm Langseth, Hafr & Skard
  • 1992 - 1994
  • First consultant
  • Legal Department, No
  • 1990 - 1992
  • Deputy judge
  • Namdal Magistrate's office
  • 1998 - 1990
  • First consultant
  • Ministry of Petroleum and Energy,