Mrs Hjordis Halldorsdottir > LOGOS > Reykjavik, Iceland > Lawyer Profile

LOGOS
EFSTALEITI 5
103 REYKJAVIK
Iceland

Work Department

Administrative and Development Law • Construction and Real Estate • Corporate Finance and Capital Markets • Data Protection • Energy Law • Financial Restructuring and Insolvency • Financial Services and Regulation • IT and IP, Media and Entertainment • Litigation and Arbitration • Public Procurement.

Position

Partner.

Career

Supreme Court Attorney Hjordis Halldorsdottir joined LOGOS in 1999 and became a Partner in 2006. She was previously with the Ministry of Agriculture from 1998-1999.

Languages

English, Scandinavian Languages.

Memberships

The Icelandic Bar Association • The Copyright Association of Iceland.

Education

Hjordis graduated from the University of Iceland with a cand.jur. degree in 1998, qualified as an Attorney in 1999 and a Supreme Court Attorney in 2012. She received her LL.M. in Law and IT from Stockholm University in 2003.

Lawyer Rankings

Iceland > TMT and IP

(Leading individuals)

Hjordis HalldorsdottirLOGOS

LOGOS has a track record in handling trade mark and copyright disputes before the Icelandic Supreme Court and continues to expand its patent litigation practice, in addition to representing clients in a range of IP cases before the domestic courts. On the non-contentious side, the team advises its impressive roster of domestic and international clients on data protection matters, including cross-border data transfer agreements. Copyright specialist Hjordis Halldorsdottir leads the practice and is supported by Aslaug Bjorgvinsdottir, who is noted for her expertise in data protection and e-commerce mandates. Arni Vilhjalmsson focuses on patent work and is another key member of the team.

Iceland > Real estate and construction

LOGOS handles a broad range of real estate mandates, including property developments, commercial leases and related tax issues; in a recent highlight, the team advised Hraunbyggd on financing, planning and purchasing matters regarding the development of a 2300 apartment neighbourhood in the municipality of Hafnarfjörður. Team leader Hjordis Halldorsdottir, who specialises in public procurement work, boosts the practice’s capability in construction and real estate disputes, alongside transactional partner Benedikt Egill Arnason. Aviation specialist Erlendur Gislason is another key member of the team.