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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.

Chambers and Partners rank LEX as a leading firm

22. March, 2022

For more than 20 years Chambers and Partners have published directories on leading law firms in most of the countries in the world. Their ranking for 2022 for Europe and Global is now available. LEX is ranked a Leading Firm in Iceland. Chambers and Partners ranking is in the Corporate / Commercial and Dispute Resolution categories for both Europe and Global, as well as in the Intellectual Property category for Europe.

The Corporate / Commercial team is described as following:

„LEX Law Offices boasts a broad corporate and commercial offering, including public M&A and ECM mandates. The law firm also possesses high-level expertise in banking and finance. The lawyers additionally assist with the compliance and regulatory aspects of transactions.

and notable practitioners are Guðmundur Ingvi Sigurðsson and Ólafur Haraldsson

„Guðmundur Ingvi Sigurðsson advises on a variety of cross-border mandates, including mergers, acquisitions and equity investments. One client enthuses that “he is a great lawyer,” explaining that he is “easy to approach and always delivers on time.”

Ólafur Haraldsson has a broad practice including refinancing and restructuring mandates as well as corporate transactions.“

The Dispute Resolution team is described as following:

„LEX Law Offices has a noteworthy team handling a comprehensive range of contentious matters, including competition, employment, human rights and white-collar crime cases. The law firm is experienced acting on both litigation and arbitration proceedings. The lawyers represent state entities, private companies and high-profile individuals.“

and notable practitioners are Arnar Þór Stefánsson and Kristín Edwald

„Arnar Þór Stefánsson handles a variety of disputes, from commercial litigation and white-collar crime matters to administrative and public law cases. He also has experience in mandates with cross-border elements.“

„Kristín Edwald possesses a broad dispute resolution practice, with experience in cases involving insurance, human rights and criminal law. She also has a varied client roster, acting for private companies, state entities and high-profile individuals.“

The Intellectual Property team is described as following:

„LEX Law Offices has an impressive practice with expertise in a range of commercial and specialist IP mandates. The department advises on issues relating to copyright infringement and the registration and protection of trade marks and designs. The law firm additionally assists with life sciences regulatory issues.“
Clients say: “The lawyers are responsive and their answers are clear and understandable.”

and notable practitioner is Erla S. Árnadóttir

„Erla Árnadóttir has a wealth of experience in trade mark portfolio management and copyright infringement cases. She also assists with GDPR compliance.“

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