Sigurður G. Guðjónsson

Supreme Court Attorney

Education

  • University of Iceland, School of Law, Cand. jur. 1981
  • Admitted to the District Courts of Iceland in 1982
  • Harvard University 1983-1984
  • Admitted to the Supreme Court of Iceland in 1988

Experience

  • Associate at the law firm of Jónas A. Aðalsteinsson 1981-1984
  • Privately practising attorney in Reykjavik since 1985
  • Founder and president of Fjárheimtan hf. (debt collection agency) 1986-1997
  • Board of directors, Chairman of the board and eventually the CEO of Norðurljós samskiptafélag hf. (telecommunications and media conglomorate) 1991-2004
  • Founder and member of the board of directors of IP-fjarskipti hf. (telecommunications company) 2004-2006
  • Founder and member of the board of directors of Ár og dagur ehf. (news publisher) 2005-2007
  • DRAUPNIR Legal Services since 2009

Other activities

  • Oversaw the presidential campaign of Mr. Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson, former President of Iceland, in the Presidential elections in 1996, 2000, 2008, and 2012
  • Board of directors and alternate board member of the Icelandic Bar Association 1989-1993