© Jessica Theis
Born: 1949 in Larvik, Norway.
Studies: Cand jur (University of Oslo), 1976; studies at the University of Glasgow, 1978-1979; Dr Juris (University of Oslo),1988; Fulbright Scholar (George Washington University, Washington DC), 2005-2006.
Professional career: Legal Counsellor, Norges Bank, 1976-1982; Head of Division and Deputy Director in the Economic Policy Department, Ministry of Finance, 1982-1985; Head of Office and Secretary to the Board of Governors, Norges Bank, 1985-1986; Assistant Director General of the Economic Policy Department, Ministry of Finance, 1986-1988; Counsellor, Norwegian Mission to the European Communities (Brussels), 1988-1994; Director General in the Economic Policy Department, Ministry of Finance, 1994; Director General of the Financial Markets Department, Ministry of Finance, 1994-1995; Registrar at the EFTA Court, 1995-1998; Advocate at Advokatfirmaet Pricewaterhouse Coopers DA, 1998-2002; Professor of Law at the University of Tromsø, Norway since 2001; Judge at the EFTA Court since 2011.
Publications: various publications in the field of international law, EU and EEA law and financial law.