Lippestad, Geir

Geir Lippestad (born 1964) is a lawyer and partner at the Oslo-based law firm Lippestad AS. On July 23, 2011, he was appointed to defend Anders Behring Breivik, who carried out the terror attacks on the government complex and the youth camp on Utøya. In 2012, Lippestad was selected as Person of the Year in two Norwegian newspaper polls.

Selected bibliography & translations

Year Norwegian title English Title Rights sold to Foreign publisher
2016 Et større vi - Til forsvar for livet A Greater We - In Defence of Life
2013 Det vi kan stå for The Defender
Danish Kristeligt Dagblads Forlag
Faeroese Sprotin
Finnish Minerva
German Herder
Swedish Modernista Group AB

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