Reykjavík

Fannar Freyr Ívarsson

Attorney at Law, Senior Associate

Fannar is an attorney with license to practice before the District Courts. He received an LL.M degree from UC Berkeley where he studied Corporate and Business Law with special focus on technology and its effect on that area of the law. Fannar has been with LOGOS since 2010. His primary practice areas are Corporate and Financial Law, M&A, Aviation Law, Aircraft Finance and Litigation. Fannar has specialized in Financial Technology (FinTech), including blockchain, and the legal challenges faced by innovation in that field.


Experience
  • LOGOS Legal Services since 2010
  • Síminn hf. 2009-2010
  • Directorate of Customs 2008-2009
Education
  • UC Berkeley School of Law, LL.M. 2018. Fulbright grant
  • District Court Attorney 2014
  • University of Iceland, mag.jur 2012
  • University of Copenhagen, Nordplus grant student, 2011
Languages
  • English
Teaching
  • Teaching assistant in criminal procedure, Faculty of Law at University of Iceland 2012
  • Teaching assistant in legal theory and statutory interpretation , Faculty of Law at University of Iceland 2011
Other Activities
  • University of Iceland´s Student council 2010-2012 
  • University of Iceland´s University council 2010-2012
  • Chosen best orator in the 2012 Law Student Association’s Moot Court Competition, held at the Supreme Court of Iceland
  • Editorial committee of Úlfljótur, law review 2009-2010 
  • Board of Röskva, student society 2008-2010
  • President of Framtíðin, debating society, Reykjavik college 2005-2006