Name: Stefán Geir Þórisson
Firm Name: Forum Logmenn
Jurisdiction: Iceland
Practice Area: Litigation Law

Telephone: + (354) 562 3939
Fax: +(354) 562 2150
Email: stefan@forum.is

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Professional Biography:

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Education

Lycee Pablo Neruda in Grenoble France, Higher Education 1979-1980

Mennraskólinn við Hamrahlíð, student 1982

Ludwig Maximilians Universitat Munchen, studying in German winter 1983-1984

University of Iceland, cand. jur. 1990

District Court Attorney 1992

Supreme Court Attorney 1998

Career

Housing Agency of the State Department of Law 1990 – 1991

Jón Steinar Gunnlaugsson Law Firm 1991 – January 1993

EFTA Surveillance Authority in Geneva and Brussels, from February 1993 to July 1995

Jón Steinar Gunnlaugsson lawyer from August 1995 – January 1998

Lawyers Klapparstíg from 1998 and Forum Lawyers from 2005

Lecturer and Examiner in European Law at the Faculty of Law of the University of Iceland 1992 – 1997

Adjunct Attorney at the University of Reykjavík in 2005

Ad hoc-college member of the EFTA Surveillance Authority 1998 – 2002

In the Board of the European Law Institute of Reykjavík, Reykjavík, 2004

Board of Directors of Lögmannafélag Íslands from 2004-2007

District Court Attorney in October 1992

Supreme Court Attorney in February 1998

Categories

European

Company law

Competition

Contract and Claim

tort

administrative Law

Labor and contract law

Litigation

Languages

English, French, Danish and German

Firm Description

Forum lögmenn began its practice and partnership in 1989. Since then, our attorneys have provided comprehensive legal services to individuals, corporations, public institutions, and more.

Our law firm has grown rapidly in recent years which has given our attorneys an opportunity to specialize in specific areas of law. The partners at Forum Lögmenn emphasize quality service and will personally handle your case from beginning to end.

The partners at Forum lögmenn all have substantial litigation experience. They have argued over two thousand court cases before the district courts of Iceland and up to three hundred cases before the Supreme Court. The partners at the law firm have extensive legal knowledge and employ efficient attorneys, business professionals and support staff.

We at Forum lögmenn have emphasized maintaining a good relationship with the law departments of the Icelandic universities and the partners of Forum lögmenn have lectured in the areas of contract law, tort law and EU/EEU law at the law departments of the University of Iceland, Reykjavík University and Bifröst University.

Forum lögmenn practice areas include legal opinions, inheritance law, EU and EEA law, corporate law, custody cases, intellectual property law, pre-nuptial agreements, litigation, competition law, contract law, tort law, divorce cases, bankruptcy and estate law, administrative law, insurance law and labour- and contractor law.

 

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