Mr Gudmundur Siemsen > ADVEL Attorneys at Law > Reykjavik, Iceland > Lawyer Profile

ADVEL Attorneys at Law
SUDURLANDSBRAUT 18
108 REYKJAVIK
Iceland

Work Department

Litigation, construction law, public procurement and tendering, employment and labour law, administrative law, real estate and property law.

Position

Mr. Siemsen has extensive experience in litigation, in particular disputes concerning landmarks, planning and construction before the courts and at the administrative level. He is a prominent expert in property law and public procurement. Mr. Siemsen is a Partner and leads the dispute resolution division at ADVEL.

Career

2006 to present ADVEL Attorneys (Partner). 2003 – 2006 Legal officer at Kópavogur Sheriff’s Office.

Languages

Icelandic, English

Memberships

Icelandic Bar Association. Globalaw

Education

Admitted to the Bar in 2006. Law degree (cand.iur) from University of Iceland in 2003. Attended Rhodes Academy for Oceans Law and Policy in 2002.

Lawyer Rankings

Iceland > Restructuring and insolvency

At ADVEL Attorneys at Law, the restructuring and insolvency team is led by Gudmundur Siemsen, and count Arion Bank, Advania and Capacent on its client roster. The group handles key matters including bankruptcies, reorganisations, distressed funding work and winding-up mandates. Arni Freyr Arnason recently joined the practice.