Odd Emil Blomdal, born on January 30, 1927 and died September 27, 2015, Odd was a Norwegian judge and civil servant.
He took the cand.jur. degree in 1952, and later took a military education as well as further education in political science and public law.
Odd was a lecturer at the Norwegian Military Academy from 1966 to 1978, presiding judge in the Hålogaland Court of Appeal from 1978 to 1980 and Judge Advocate General for the Norwegian Armed Forces from 1980 to 1988.
From 1988 he was a presiding judge in the Eidsivating Court of Appeal.
Odd was then Norway’s Governor of Svalbard between 1991 and 1995.
From 1996 until his retirement, he was employed as an extraordinary presiding judge in the Borgarting Court of Appeal. He lives in Oslo.
Odd Blomdal pass away at age 88 on September 27, 2015.