Guðmundur Oddsson

Logos - Iceland

Partner - Head of London office

Reykjavík and London

+44 (0) 20 7920 3020

Highly regarded

English


Bar admissions:

England & Wales
Iceland

Jurisdictions:

Iceland

Practice areas:

Banking
Capital markets
M&A
Restructuring and insolvency


  • Nominated as a Leading Lawyer in financial and corporate law in IFLR1000 since 2008.

  • Career:
  • LOGOS Legal Services, head of London office since 2005.
  • Actavis Group hf. 2004-2005.
  • LOGOS legal services 2000-2004.
  • Adalsteinsson & partners 1999.
  • Teaching:
  • Lecturer at both the University of Iceland and Reykjavik University, mostly in corporate law and securities regulation.

  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Financial Restructuring and Insolvency
  • Banking & Finance
  • Securities Regulation
  • Corporate Law
  • Contracts
  • Tort
  • Litigation

  • The Law Society of England and Wales.
  • Member of the Board of Directors of the British-Icelandic Chamber of Commerce since 2009.
  • Chairman of Codex Legal Publishing 2004-2006.
  • Editor in Chief of the University of Iceland Law Journal in 1998.
  • Member of the Board of Directors of the Law Students Association 1997-1998.
  • Has been a director of various companies, both domestic and international.

  • Admitted as a Solicitor in England and Wales 2011.
  • Registered European Lawyer 2006.
  • Licenced Securities Broker 2001.
  • District Court Attorney 2000.
  • University of Oslo, Nordplus Scholar, 1999.
  • University of Iceland, cand.jur. 1999.
  • Reykjavik College 1995.