Malin Renate Ranheim


Malin Renate Ranheim predominantly works with contract law, M&A, corporate law, privacy and labour law.

Ranheim assists Norwegian and international clients with issues relating to corporate law and contract law, including mergers, acquisitions, share issues and other transactions, as well as general corporate governance. Ranheim regularly gives talks within her fields and is an approved supervisor for master’s students in law at the University of Oslo.


2018 –
Partner, Advokatfirmaet Økland & Co DA
2018 –
Supervisor for master’s students in law at the University of Oslo
2010 –
Lecturer in various labour law topics and legal assignment techniques. AOF
2016 – 2018
Senior Lawyer, Advokatfirmaet Økland & Co DA
2014 – 2016
Lawyer, Advokatfirmaet Økland & Co DA
2012 – 2014
Associate, Advokatfirmaet Økland & Co DA
Adviser, Norwegian Ministry of Government Administration, Reform and Church Affairs
2010 – 2011
Researcher, Norwegian Research Centre for Computers and Law, University of Oslo
2008 – 2009
Case Officer, JURK - Legal Advice For Women


Master of Law, University of Oslo/Specialising in Labour Law
Democracy and rights in the information society. Interdisciplinary study at bachelor’s degree level within computer science, social sciences and law, Faculty of Law, University of Oslo


Contribution to and commentary on law: updating the manuscript concerning the Civil Service Disputes Act
Article published in Lov & Data: “Datalagringsdirektivet og den tyske grunnloven” (The Data Retention Directive and the German Constitution).
Surveillance in a state governed by the rule of law: “How do national courts assess the data retention directive against constitutional and human rights?”
Text contribution to comments concerning the Civil Servants Act

Memberships/positions of trust

Member of the Norwegian Bar Association

Miscellaneous directorships