LEX is one of Iceland´s leading law firms, providing clients with comprehensive services over a wide range of financial, corporate and commercial issues, as well as most other aspects of Icelandic law.

LEX aims to be the Icelandic legal firm of choice for our clients and address their needs in the ever-changing local and international markets.

LEX is one of Iceland’s largest law firms comprised of 45 lawyers. Over the past decades, LEX has successfully acted on behalf of a large number of internationally respected corporations, organisations and private individuals both in Iceland and abroad.

LEX has provided legal services to clients that include major local and international banks, financial institutions, merchants and ship owners, in addition to a large number of municipalities, government institutions, insurance companies, manufacturers, businesses, media outlets, utilities and private individuals.

LEX is a member of World Services Group, a global network of providers of business services and Energy Law Group (ELG), which is made up of lawyers with specialist expertise in the energy and natural resources sectors and all belonging to independent European North African and Middle Eastern law firms.


LEX advises four Icelandic ship owners in one of Iceland’s largest ship building deals.

On December the 3rd it was announced on Singapore Stock Exchange that four Icelandic fisheries had secured con...

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Hulda Árnadóttir appointed chairman of the Media Committee

The Minister of Culture and Culture has appointed Hulda Árnadóttir District Court Attorney and partner at LEX...

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Practice Areas

LEX offers clients expert services in almost any field of Icelandic Law. Lawyers at LEX are both domestically and internationally educated and have decades of experience in dealing with international clients, ensuring that clients of LEX are dealt with in a professional and efficient manner. Further, the large number of practicing lawyers at LEX means that the firm is able to provide services from specialists in the field each time.

LEX law offices offers litigation, arbitration and dispute resolution services in every major field of Icelandic law.

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