Morten Berg has a background as a district court judge in Nord-Troms district court in Tromsø in the period 1998 – 2016, and as a lawyer in private practice from 2016. Before being appointed as a judge, he has, among other things, been a university lecturer, deputy judge/constituted judge and worked in the administration and the police.
As a lawyer, Morten Berg has particularly worked with contract law, company and foundation law, employment law and real estate, and regularly litigates before the courts in these areas. He also has a solid natural science background (cand. scient.), and likes to take on assignments that require insight into natural science/technology.