Supreme Court Attorney
Master degree (LL.M) from London School of Economics 1992, studied law and economics at Copenhagen University 1990-1991, cand. jur. from the University of Iceland 1988. District Court Attorney 2000. Supreme Court Attorney 2018
Private practising Attorney at law from 2000. Divison manager of international affairs at the Ministry of Fisheries 1993-2000, representative of the District Magistrate in Skagafjörður 1992-1993, Útvegsbanki Íslands/Íslandsbanki 1988-1990, representative of the District Magistrate in Skagafjörður 1988.
Chairman of NAMMCO 1997-1999, a member of various delegations at international organizations and committees 1993-2000. A member of different icelandic committees, i.a. a committee on the investments of foreign entities in icelandic firms. Current chairman of a ruling committee according to Act 37/1992 on special fees for illegal marine catches.
Areas of practice
Corporate and Commercail law, Bankrupcty and Insolvency Law, Law of the Sea and International Law of Natural Resources, General Practice and Litigation.