Kåre Bjørlo


Mobile: +47 913 93 061
Email: kb@bull.no

Main work areas

Kåre Bjørlo is a highly seasoned adviser and litigator who focuses on commercial law issues, primarily:

  • HR/labour/pension law: all aspects
  • construction contracts/real estate
  • company law
  • contract law

He has significant industry experience as an adviser and director within the fields of:

  • construction
  • property companies
  • industry
  • trade
  • IT
  • publishing

Kåre also has extensive litigation experience and is licensed by the Norwegian Bar Association as a mediator in out-of-court disputes. He also chairs three standing agricultural arbitration committees.

The rating agency The Legal 500 recommends Kåre within Employment and notes that he “advises clients on downsizings, restructurings and pension issues”. In addition, it cites satisfied clients who state that “Kåre Bjørlo is always available and gives very good advice in every case.”


Master of Laws (LL.M.), University of Oslo, 1980

Professional experience
Partner, Bull & Co, 1988-
Associate, Bull & Co, 1985-1988
Deputy Judge, the Office of the District Judge in Indre Follo, 1983-1985
Legal adviser, the Norwegian Pollution Control Authority, 1980-1983

Chairman of the Board, Bull & Co Advokatfirma AS, 2009-2014
Director, Software AG Norge AS, 1992-
Director LydRommet AS, 2009-
Chairman of the Board, Slimeveien Eiendom AS, 2010-
Director, Teknisk Presse AS, 1997-2003
Director, Elektronikkforlaget AS, 1998-2002
Member, Special Interest Group Employment Law, Association of European Lawyers
Member, Norwegian Society for Labour Law
Chair, the Complaints Committee for Grain and Fish feed, 1990-
Chair, Complaints Board for Seed Products, 1990-
Chair, Complaints Board for Grain, 2004-