Gudmund Toijer

Born 1956

Member of the Supreme Court since 2007
Chief divisional justice of the Supreme Court since 2016

Master of Laws, Stockholm University, 1981
Law clerk, Norrköping District Court, 1981–1984
Associate judge, Göta Court of Appeal, 1991
Legal secretary of the Labour Court, 1986–1989
Legal expert, Ministry of Justice, 1991–1992 and 1994–1996
Director general for legal affairs, Ministry of Education and Research, 1996–1998 and director general for administrative and legal affairs, 1999–2002
Judge of appeal and divisional senior judge, Svea Court of Appeal, 2002–2005
Senior judge of appeal, Svea Court of Appeal, 2006–2007

Public assignments

Special inquiry officer in various state inquiries
Member of the Board for Financial Support to Political Parties
Stand-in chair of parliament’s Remunerations Board
Chair of the Board against Discrimination, 2009–2012
Chair of the “Equal Opportunities Board”, 2007–2008
Member of the board of the National Agency for Education, 2003–2008
Stand-in senior judge of the Labour Court, 1994–2007

Other assignments

Chair of the board of the “Association for Legislative Studies”

Published texts, etc.

Co-author of legal texts primarily in the area of labour law



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