Mr Einar Baldvin Árnason > BBA//Fjeldco > Reykjavik, Iceland > Lawyer Profile

BBA//Fjeldco
HÖFÐATORGI
19 FLOOR
105 REYKJAVÍK
Iceland

Position

Partner

Career

Practice area

  • Banking and Finance
  • Commercial and Company Law
  • Competition Law
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Administrative Law
  • Corporate Restructuring
  • Bankruptcy and Insolvency

Languages

Icelandic, English and Danish.

Memberships

Icelandic Bar Association

Education

  • University of Wisconsin – Madison, M.L.I. (Master of Legal Institutions) 2007
  • Admitted in Iceland 2000
  • University of Iceland, Cand. jr. 1999

Lawyer Rankings

Iceland > Commercial, corporate and M&A

(Leading individuals)

Einar Baldvin ÁrnasonBBA//Fjeldco

The team at BBA//Fjeldco is led by M&A experts Baldvin Björn Haraldsson and Einar Baldvin Árnason. Specialising in corporate, commercial and energy law, the group counts major clients including Icelandair, Macquarie and Microsoft on its impressive roster. The practice leverages the firm’s offices in Reykjavik and London to handle the key international aspects of mandates. In particular, the team has a strong track record in M&A, acting for buyers and sellers in the telecoms, energy and real estate sectors. Ásgeir Ragnarsson is the key name to note for matters concerning capital markets and company law issues, and Halldór Karl Halldórsson is also active in the space.

Iceland > Restructuring and insolvency

The team at BBA//Fjeldco advises clients on corporate restructurings and transactional and contentious insolvency mandates. Jointly led by Einar Baldvin Árnason and Gunnar Thor Thorarinsson, the practice counts Sports Direct, the Turkish Development Bank and Tommi’s Burger Joint on its diverse client roster. In a recent highlight, the group was involved in Icelandair’s voluntary restructuring, a process which involved the participation of stakeholders and the national government. The practice recently welcomed Claire Broomhead from LOGOS and Páll Jóhannesson from SKR Legal Services.