Jens Michael Lund

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Jens Michael Lund (13 January 1872 – 10 March 1943) was a Norwegian lawyer and civil servant.

He was a brother of politician Fredrik Stang Lund, and a more distant relative of Jochum Lund, founding father Gabriel Lund, politician John Theodor Lund, historian Fr. Macody Lund and painters John Macody Lund and Henrik Lund.[1]

He took the cand.jur. degree in 1897, and was from 1902 a barrister with access to working with Supreme Court cases. He was a public defender and prosecutor in the Supreme Court from 1923.[2] From 1916 to 1920 he served as the first State Conciliator of Norway.[3] He chaired the Labour Council from 1922.[2]


  1. ^ Henriksen, Petter, ed. (2007). "Lund – Lund fra Farsund". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 8 December 2010. 
  2. ^ a b Friis, Jakob; Hegna, Trond; Juel, Dagfin, eds. (1935). "Lund, Jens Michael". Arbeidernes Leksikon (in Norwegian). 5. Oslo: Arbeidermagasinets Forlag. p. 136. 
  3. ^ "Riksmeklingsmenn" (in Norwegian). State Conciliator of Norway. Retrieved 7 December 2010. 
Civic offices
Preceded by
position created
State Conciliator of Norway
Succeeded by
Vilhelm Lie
Cultural offices
Preceded by
Edvard Hagerup Bull
Chairman of Foreningen Norden in Norway
Succeeded by
Harald Grieg