Björgvin Þorsteinsson

Supreme Court Attorney


  • University of Iceland, School of Law, Cand. jur. 1980
  • Admitted to the District Courts of Iceland in 1982
  • Admitted to the Supreme Court of Iceland in 1986


  • The District Commissioner of Austur-Skaftafellssýsla 1980-1981
  • Associate at the law firm of Svala and Gylfi Thorlacius 1981-1983
  • Privately practising attorney in Reykjavik since 1983
  • DRAUPNIR Legal Services since 2009

Other activities

  • Board of directors of Akureyri Golf Club 1967-1969
  • Board of directors of the Icelandic Bar Association 1985-1987
  • Board of directors of the Reykjavik Bridge Club 1987-1992
  • Board of directors of the Golf Union of Iceland 1998-2002
  • Sits on the Appellate Court of the National Olympic and Sports Association of Iceland