Mr Gunnar Sturluson > LOGOS > Reykjavik, Iceland > Lawyer Profile

LOGOS
EFSTALEITI 5
103 REYKJAVIK
Iceland

Work Department

Competition Law • Corporate Finance and Capital Markets • Corporate Law • EU/EEA Law • Financial Restructuring • Mergers and Acquisitions • Private Client Services • Litigation and Arbitration.

Position

Partner.

Career

Supreme Court Attorney Gunnar Sturluson joined LOGOS in 1992, became a Partner in 1995, and was Managing Partner between 2001-2013.

Languages

English.

Memberships

The Icelandic Bar Association.

Education

Gunnar graduated from the University of Iceland with a cand.jur. degree in 1992. He received his LL.M. in European Law and International Trade Law from the University of Amsterdam in 1995. He qualified as an Attorney in 1993 and a Supreme Court Attorney in 1999.

Lawyer Rankings

Iceland > EEA and competition

LOGOS handles high-profile cases, including alleged abuse of market dominance claims and unlawful cooperation of undertakings issues, and advises on domestic and international merger control work. Praised as ‘an expert in EEA and competition law matters’, Helga Ottarsdottir heads up the practice group alongside Gunnar Sturluson, who has experience in handling cases before the competition authorities. The team’s caseload also includes mandates involving dawn raids, horizontal and vertical agreements, state aid issues, private enforcement work and cartel allegations. Another key contact in the practice is Halldor Brynjar Halldorsson, who is a ‘steady rock’ when representing clients in competition disputes.