Mr Benedikt Egill Arnason > LOGOS > Reykjavik, Iceland > Lawyer Profile

LOGOS
EFSTALEITI 5
103 REYKJAVIK
Iceland

Work Department

Partner - Corporate

Position

Main practice areas are banking and finance, corporate law, corporate finance and capital markets, construction and real estate, energy law, financial restructuring and insolvency, and M&A. His practice is mainly transactional, concentrating on M&A, finance, corporate and energy related work, acting for leading corporate clients and private equity firms. His experience also includes debt financing and restructuring related work.

Career

Benedikt joined LOGOS in 2005 and became a Partner in 2013. He was previously with the Competition Appeals Council from 2004-2005.

Languages

English.

Memberships

The Icelandic Bar Association.

Education

Benedikt graduated from the University of Iceland as cand.jur, in 2005. Qualified as an Attorney in 2006 and is a Certified Securities Broker since 2008. He received his LL.M. degree in International Financing from King´s College London in 2009.

Lawyer Rankings

Iceland > Real estate and construction

(Leading individuals)

Benedikt Egill ÁrnasonLOGOS legal services

Led by public procurement specialist Hjördís Halldórsdóttir, the real estate and construction team at LOGOS legal services handles transactions, property developments, commercial leases, financing work and tax issues. The group also has a strong track record in dispute resolution and successfully represented IAV in court proceedings against the creditor of a bankrupt estate. Benedikt Egill Árnason is recommended for energy sector work, while Erlendur Gíslason is the name to note for debt settlements.