• A lawyer shall promote justice and prevent injustice

  • A lawyer shall, in his professional as well as other activities, protect the honour of the legal profession
  • Everyone has the right to respect for his private and family life, his home and his correspondence

  • A lawyer shall always provide his Client with an impartial opinion of his affairs

  • A lawyer shall perform his work independently and protect the autonomy of the legal profession

Eggert B. Ëlafsson
Eggert B. Ëlafsson
Attorney at Law
Hˇf st÷rf: 30.11.-0001

Born 29 February 1952, Law degree from Unversity of Iceland 1979. Post graduate studies in company law at Lund University Sweden 1979 ľ 1981, Officer with the Icelandic Competition Authority  1981- 1985. Partner with ReykjavÝk Law Firm 1985 -2000, stationed in Brussels  1998 ľ 2000. Seniour Officer  at the Competition and State Aid Directorate of the  EFTA Surveillance Authority, Brussels  2000 -2004. Partner  with Reykjavik Law Firm 2004 ľ 2006. Seniour Counsel at Glitnir Bank / ═slandsbanki 2006 - 2010.  Legal advisor and  co-operation partner  with Fjeldsted Blondal & Fjeldsted 2010 -2014. Partner ReykjavÝk Law Firm  2014 ľ


Main practice areas:

Competition law

State Aid

Public Procurement

EEA / EU law

Company law

Banking / Financial law

Bankruptcy law