Harald Magne Elstad

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Harald Magne Elstad (13 March 1913 – 2003) was a Norwegian judge.

He was born in Kristiania. He took his examen artium in 1932 and graduated from university with the cand.jur. degree in 1936. He started his career as a deputy judge in Rakkestad District Court, and was a junior solicitor in Mysen before being hired in the Norwegian Price Directorate. He remained there for fifteen years.[1]

He then worked as a judge in the Oslo City Court from 1954, as presiding judge in Hålogaland from 1967 and as Supreme Court Justice from 1973 to his retirement 1983.[2] He died at the age of 90 in 2003.[1]


  1. ^ a b Michelsen, Hans M. (20 October 2004). "Harald M. Elstad (obituary)". Aftenposten (in Norwegian). 
  2. ^ Henriksen, Petter, ed. (2007). "Harald Magne Elstad". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 14 September 2010.