Claus Winter Hjelm, also known as Winter-Hjelm was a Norwegian legal scholar and judge.
He was born in Strand as the son of Claus Winter Hjelm, Senior and Serine Gundersdatter.
Claus Winter Hjelm was hired as a lecturer in jurisprudence at the Royal Frederick University in 1826, and promoted to professor in 1834. From 1843 he was a Supreme Court Justice. He died in 1871 in Christiania.