Helga á Borg
Name: Helga á Borg
Firm Name: Advokatskrivstovan
Jurisdiction: Faroe Islands
Practice Area: Family Law

Telephone: +298 35 33 35
Email: hab@jura.fo

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Professional Biography:

Helga á Borg is an attorney-at-law who has experience in advising private clients in all aspects of family law, including drafting and revision of appropriate wills and prenuptial agreements, representing clients in custody- and matrimonial cases etc., and conducting cases before Danish and Faroese courts and boards of appeal. 

Helga is experienced in representing private and commercial clients in matters regarding real estate, including building and construction, sale/purchase and dispute resolution. She also represents clients in matters regarding the law of torts.  

Helga also represents corporate clients regarding general commercial matters, investments and financing; litigation; debt recovery and insolvency. 

Advokatskrivstovan advises most of the large Faroese corporations and businesses.

There are five  lawyers working at the firm, who all studied law at universities in Denmark and have extensive experience of advising corporations, public authorities, private individuals and foreign governments on all legal aspects of operations in the Faroe Islands, also in relation to international negotiations and drafting of legislation. 

Key practice areas are corporate and commercial law; litigation and arbitration; criminal, international, administrative, tax, bankruptcy, insolvency and receivership; private clients; real estate and investments and financing. The firm provides advice on the establishment of companies, mergers, demergers and reconstructions, and to foreign companies regarding the establishment of companies and branches in the Faroe Islands. The lawyers, working at the firm, are also board members in a number of the large businesses in the Faroe Islands.

 

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