Nicolai V. Skjerdal has extensive experience as a trial lawyer, both as defense attorney in all types of criminal cases and as litigator and lead counsel in a wide range of civil cases. In 2007 he was admitted to the Supreme Court, and he has since then argued many cases for the Supreme Court.
His specialty areas include financial criminal law, civil & human rights and administrative law. He has for several years also worked with corporate social responsibility and human rights due diligence/compliance.
He has for many years served as member of the Board of Examiners and teacher at the University of Oslo Law School, and he has published several books and articles. He is a member of both the Norwegian Bar Association’s expert panel on criminal law and the panel on civil & human rights law.