Mr Stefan Thor Ingimarsson > ADVEL Attorneys at Law > Reykjavik, Iceland > Lawyer Profile

ADVEL Attorneys at Law
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Work Department

International Commercial law, Corporate law, M&A, Insurance law and Contract law


Mr. Ingimarsson holds an LL.M. In International Economic and Business law from Groningen University (2005) and conducts Ph.D. research at the Business Law Department at Tilburg University. He has been involved in several local and cross-border transactions over the years, as well as refinancing and reorganisation of major Icelandic companies. Mr. Ingimarsson is a prominent expert in insurance law, a Partner and leads the international division at ADVEL.


2009 to present ADVEL Attorneys(Partner).2000 – 2004 Associate at Fulltingi Legal Services. 1999 Associate at Lögvísi law firm. 1998 Lawyer at VÍS insurance company.


Icelandic, English, Swedish and Danish


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2006 to present, Ph.D. research, Business Law Department, Tilburg University.  LL.M. in International Economic amd Business Law (cum laude) from Groningen University, Netherlands, 2005. Admitted to the Bar in  2000. Law degree (cand.iur) from University of Iceland in 1999.

Lawyer Rankings

Iceland > Commercial, corporate and M&A

ADVEL Attorneys at Law‘s ‘tenacious and dedicated‘ group recently handled multiple M&A transactions for Icelandic corporates and also assisted with operational matters and commercial agreements. In a recent instruction, Kristinn Hallgrímsson advised N1 on all aspects of its purchase of retail company Festi for ISK38bn, the largest acquisition in 2018 in Iceland; the group also advised the client on its refinancing. Stefan Thor Ingimarsson  regularly advises clients on cross-border transactions, refinancing agreements and restructuring procedures.

Iceland > Banking, finance and capital markets

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