Magnus is specialized in employment law, company law and litigation. He assists clients in all business law areas, both in an advisory capacity and in disputes before the courts. Magnus has a particular focus on day-to-day advice on employment law matters, and has amongst others assisted a number of clients on large reorganizations and restructurings of their business.
In 2011, Magnus worked as a deputy judge in Ringerike District Court. He has published several articles, and also holds a bachelor's degree in management, with a particular emphasis on law and economics.
Magnus is ranked as "Up and Coming" in employment law in Chambers and Partners, where he is referred to in the following way:
- "recently acted on corporate restructurings and redundancy cases and also handles contentious aspects of employment law. Clients particularly highlight his "excellent support on labour law in transactions" and his "deep knowledge about labour law. He gives the right advice and you can really rely on him." (2017),
- "focuses on employment law and assists clients with large reorganisations and restructurings. Sources say that he is "on the ball, has good judgment and provides well-considered advice" (2016),
- "retains his reputation for corporate expertise, with a significant track record in employment litigation, corporate reorganization and restructuring issues" (2015), and
- "impressing clients with his knowledge, dedication and responsiveness. "He is a great support to me on cases and always replies quickly; I have never had to remind him" comments one interviewee" (2014).