Bengt Olsson, Hässleholms tingsrätt – Chief judge

Personal data

Surname: Olsson
First name: Bengt
Date of birth: 17 August, 1954
Nationality: Swedish
Office address: Helsingborgs tingsrätt, P O Box 712, SE-251 07 Helsingborg, Sweden
Office tel: +46 (0)42-19 97 38
Mobile phone: +46 (0)767-61 16 71
Office email:

Academic degree and qualification

Master of Laws, Lund 1985

Professional activities and positions 

Secretary to a Government Committee on Arbitration Law and related matters 1992 – 1995
Legal Adviser at the Ministry of Justice, 1995-1996
Administrative Director at the Court of Appeal in Malmö, 1997-2002
Judge at Lund District Court, 2002-2008
Senior Judge, Head of Division at Helsingborg District Court 2008-

Current professional position 

Senior Judge, Head of Division at Helsingborg District Court since march 2008

Arbitration experience

Domestic arbitrations

Several appointments as Chairman of Arbitral Tribunals and as Sole Arbitrator

Languages besides Swedish 



Lagen om skiljeförfarande, En kommentar. Norstedts Gula Bibliotek, 2000.
Tvistlösning genom skiljeförfarande. Norstedts, 2:a uppl, 2007.