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|Chairman of the Norwegian Nobel Committee|
20 February 2017
|Preceded by||Kaci Kullmann Five|
|Board Member of the Nobel Foundation|
|Member of the Norwegian Nobel Committee|
1 January 2012 – 31 December 2017
|President of the Norwegian Bar Association|
|Preceded by||Anders Ryssdal|
|Succeeded by||Erik Keiserud|
|State Secretary for the Minister of Justice and Police|
7 November 1996 – 4 April 1997
|Prime Minister||Thorbjørn Jagland|
|Preceded by||Ingeborg Moen Borgerud|
|Succeeded by||Ingunn Yssen|
|Born||11 July 1954
Drøbak, Akershus, Norway
|Spouse(s)||Pjotr Sapegin (formerly)|
Berit Reiss-Andersen (born 11 July 1954) is a Norwegian lawyer, author and politician. She is a member of the Norwegian Labour Party. She is chairman of the Norwegian Nobel Committee since 2017. She is also a board member of the Nobel Foundation.
Before, she was state secretary for the Minister of Justice and Police from 1996 to 1997 and as President of the Norwegian Bar Association from 2008 to 2012.
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