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LOGOS

EFSTALEITI 5, 103 REYKJAVIK, ICELAND
Tel:
Work +354 540 0300
Fax:
Fax +354 540 0301
Email:
Web:
www.logos.is
London, Reykjavik

Olafur Eiriksson

Tel:
Work +354 540 0300
Email:
LOGOS

Work Department

Partner - Corporate

Position

Main practice areas are litigation, employment and benefits, financial restructuring and insolvency, insurance, tort and arbitration. Over 100 cases in the Supreme Court establish the breadth of Olafur´s experience in the field of dispute resolution. He has advised clients on several landmark cases in the field of bankruptcy, restructuring, banking and tort. The clients he advises range from individuals to large international banks and financial institutions.

Career

Olafur joined LOGOS in 2006 and became a Partner in 2009. He was previously with Hafnarfjordur Law Firm from 1995-2006.

Languages

English and Danish.

Member

The Icelandic Bar Association.

Education

Olafur graduated from the University of Iceland with a cand.jur. degree in 1999, and qualified as an Attorney in 2000.


Iceland

Dispute resolution

Within: Leading individuals

Ólafur Eiríksson - LOGOS

Within: Dispute resolution

The LOGOS team is a ‘leader in the field of dispute resolution’. It represented a group of investors enforcing their claims under a Subordination Agreement against ISIS Investments, a subsidiary of Kaupthing Bank in the Isle of Man. Practice head Ólafur Eiríksson has expertise in white collar crime and bankruptcy law. Clients also include Deutsche Bank in claw back claims, as well as Valitor and UBS.

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Employment

Within: Leading individuals

Ólafur Eiríksson - LOGOS

Within: Employment

LOGOS’s employment practice, headed by Ólafur Eiríksson, handles both contentious and non-contentious employment matters. It represents Nordural Grundartangi in a dispute concerning collective agreements. Ragnar Tómas Árnason led advice to Rio Tinto Alcan and successfully obtained an injunction against striking Rio Tinto workers who were preventing the exportation of aluminium. The team also provides ongoing advice to Actavis on various employment law matters.

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