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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

Halldor Brynjar Halldorsson

Tel:
Work +354 540 0300
Email:
LOGOS

Work Department

Partner - Corporate

Position

Main practice areas are administrative and development law, competition law, corporate law, European law, financial restructuring and insolvency, litigation and arbitration, and M&A.

Career

Halldor joined LOGOS as a Trainee in 2007, became an Associate in 2009, a Senior Associate in 2012 and Partner in 2019.

Languages

English and Danish.

Member

The Icelandic Bar Association.

Education

Halldor graduated from the Reykjavik University with a mag.jur degree in 2009, Kings College in London with a Master’s degree in European Competition law in 2017, qualified as an Attorney in 2010 and a Supreme Court Attorney in 2017.


Iceland

Dispute resolution

Within: Next Generation Partners: 1

HalldĂłr Brynjar HalldĂłrsson - LOGOS

Within: Dispute resolution

At LOGOS, Helga ÓttarsdĂłttir and senior associate HalldĂłr Brynjar HalldĂłrsson represent Norvik and Byko in the high-profile appeal of the Icelandic Competition Authority's decision regarding an alleged cartel. Practice head Ólafur EirĂ­ksson is leading the team in defending Valitor against a claim regarding a payment gateway, where funds were collected for the whistle-blowing site WikiLeaks. HjördĂ­s HalldĂłrsdĂłttir represents SĂ­minn in a case against Fjarskipti (Vodafone Iceland) challenging the legitimacy of an injunction in a wider dispute concerning the distribution of a television station owned by the client.

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EEA and competition

Within: Next Generation Partners: 1

HalldĂłr Brynjar Halldorsson - LOGOS

Within: EEA and competition

The competition team at LOGOS is jointly headed by the ‘very experienced and knowledgeable’ Helga Melkorka Óttarsdóttir and the ‘reliable’ Gunnar Sturluson. Assisted by senior associate Halldór Brynjar Halldórsson, Óttarsdóttir is representing Norvik and Byko in an appeal challenging a significant fine for an alleged cartel. Other work includes acting for Síminn in an ongoing case before the Reykjavík District Court, which concerns claims for damages submitted by Fjarskipti for an alleged breach of competition law and involves unprecedented counterclaims.

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