Cato Schiøtz

Cato Schiøtz has extensive litigation experience, including about 40 cases before the Supreme Court.

Cato also has special expertise with large-scale civil and Økokrim cases.

Cato has held a number of posts within the bar association, including as chairman of the Norwegian Bar Association’s Due Process Committee. He is also a popular public speaker and has written several articles for newspapers and trade journals.

Work experience

  • 2018 –  Lawyer, Advokatfirmaet Glittertind AS
  • 2015 – 2018  Lawyer, Advokatfirmaet Schjødt AS
  • 1983 – 2015  Partner, Advokatfirmaet Schjødt AS
  • 1978 – 1982  Asssociate, Advokatfirmaet Schjødt AS
  • 1978  Assistant Professor, Det juridiske fakultet, Oslo
  • 1977 – 1978  Deputy judge, Sør-Gudbrandsdal sorenskriverembete
  • 1975 -1977  Assistant Professor, Det juridiske fakultet, Oslo
  • 1985  Admitted to the Norwegian Supreme Court

Membership | Post

Member of the Norwegian Bar Association


  • 1975  Cand.jur., University of Oslo