Mr Stefán Örn Stefánsson > Réttur – Adalsteinsson & Partners > Reykjavik, Iceland > Lawyer Profile

Réttur – Adalsteinsson & Partners
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Work Department

Main Practice Areas: Commercial, corporate and M&A. Banking, finance and capital markets. Insolvency and restructuring. Litigation and dispute resolution.


Senior Associate and Attorney at Law.


Réttur – Aðalsteinsson & Partners, 2019 –.

KPMG, 2017-2019.

BBA Legal, 2016.

Legis law firm, 2015-2016.

Directorate of Labour, 2014-2015.


Icelandic, English, Danish


Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of Augnablik football club, 2016-2019.

Annual Festival- and Entertainment Committee of Orator, University of Iceland’s Law Student Association, 2014-2015.

Director of the Fredagsbar of Orator, University of Iceland’s Law Student Association, 2013-2014.


Securities Trading License, 2023.

Attorney to the District Courts, 2020.

University of Iceland, Mag. jur. 2018.

KU Leuven, Erasmus exchange programme, 2016.

University of Iceland, BA Law, 2015.

The Commercial College of Iceland, 2012.

Lawyer Rankings

Iceland > Commercial, corporate and M&A

(Rising stars)

Stefán Örn StefánssonRéttur – Adalsteinsson & Partners

Réttur – Adalsteinsson & Partners‘ strength in corporate mandates is supplemented by the firm’s dispute resolution expertise, with multiple team members leveraging significant experience in contentious matters. Supreme Court Attorney Sigurður Örn Hilmarsson leads the department, and is noted for his record in commercial litigation and insolvency proceedings. Senior associate Stefán Örn Stefánsson covers M&A, tax issues, and corporate and commercial law.

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