Per Erik Bergsjø (born 1958) is a Norwegian lawyer and judge.
He was born in Levanger and graduated with the cand.jur. degree in 1985. After three years as a consultant and adviser in the Ministry of Justice and the Police from 1986 to 1989, he served as a deputy judge in Nord-Troms District Court for one year and then a presiding judge in the same court from 1990 to 1993.
He was then hired in the law firm Vogt & Co (later merged to form Vogt & Wiig) in 1993. He was a partner there from 1995 to 2012; since 2000 as a barrister with eligibility to work with Supreme Court cases. He was then appointed as a Supreme Court Justice in March 2012.
Thurgood Marshall was an American lawyer and civil rights activist who served as Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States from October 1967 until October 1991. Marshall was the Court's first African-American justice. Prior to his judicial service, he successfully argued several cases before the Supreme Court, including Brown v. Board of Education.
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Erik Møse is a Norwegian judge.
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Gustav Smedal was a Norwegian jurist and irredentist activist.
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