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Olof Anders Höglund Edit Profile

Swedish judge

Olof Anders Höglund, former Swedish judge.

Background

Höglund, Olof Anders was born on February 18, 1923 in Svärdsjö, Dalarna, Sweden. Son of Erik and Ingeborg (Ersson) Höglund.

Education

JK, Uppsala University, 1944. Juris Doctor, Stockholm University, 1991.

Career

Deputy judge, Stockholm, 1949. Associate justice appeal, 1964. Director Ministry Justice, 1965, undersecretary of state, 1965-1968.

Judge Supreme Court, 1968-1990, president, 1986-1990. Member Law Council 1973-1975, 77-79, president 1983-1984. Chairman Swedish Press Council, 1976-1986.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, skiing.

Connections

Married Malena Holmquist, September 7, 1946. Children: Anna, Anders, Ola.

father:
Erik Höglund

mother:
Ingeborg (Ersson) Höglund

spouse:
Malena Holmquist

children:
Anna Höglund

Anders Höglund

Ola Höglund