Benedikt Egill Árnason
Attorney at Law, Managing Partner - Reykjavík
Benedikt Egill Árnason is an attorney at law, licensed to practice before the district courts. Benedikt holds an LL.M. degree in international finance from King’s College, London, and is a certified securities broker. Among his main areas of expertise are corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, energy and natural resources law and construction law. Benedikt has been a member of the law committee of the Icelandic Bar Association since 2019. Benedikt joined LOGOS in 2005, became a partner in 2013 and has been the managing partner since 2022.
- LOGOS Legal Services, 2005-
- Competition Appeals Council, 2004-2005
- King´s College, London, LL.M. in International Finance, 2009
- Certified Securities Broker, 2008
- District Court Attorney, 2006
- University of Iceland cand. jur., 2005
- The Legal 500 on banking, finance and capital markets
"I work most often with Benedikt Egill Árnason who is one of the best lawyers I have ever worked with in my nearly 40 years as a lawyer, both in America and in Iceland. He is smart, thoughtful and eminently capable."
The Legal 500 results for 2023
The Legal 500 EMEA 2023 just launched their results. LOGOS is continually top ranked.
LOGOS implements Justikal´s eCourt system
LOGOS has reached an agreement with Justikal to use their eCourt system to send court documents electronically to the district courts, which enables them to work in a much more efficient manner.
Benedikt is the new managing partner at LOGOS
Benedikt Egill Arnason, attorney at law and partner of the firm, has been appointed as LOGOS’ managing partner.
Draft bill for a new Act on Payment Services (PSD2)
On 9 March 2021, the Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs’ introduced to Parliament a bill for a new Act on Payment Services.