The clients of VÍK Law Firm have different background and include individuals, corporations, governmental institutions and ministries.

Hallmundur Albertsson

Attorney at Law, M.A.

hallmundur@viklaw.is

Phone: +354 892 6064

Hallmundur Albertsson became partner at VIK Law Firm in July 2019. In almost 20 years as an Attorney, Hallmundur has built up extensive experience focusing on service to corporate clients. For over 11 years he worked as an internal lawyer at Iceland Telecom (Siminn hf.) and related companies, of which 4 years as the company’s General Counsel. He is a Competition Law expert with Master’s degree in Competition law from King’s College London. Other extensive skills include Telecommunications Law, IT-Law, Corporate Governance, Contract Law and Administration Law.

Hallmundur started his career as an external Attorney in 2014 and has before joining VIK Law Firm been Partner at CATO Law Firm and LMB Mandat Law Firm.

Career

2019 –             Partner at VIK Law Firm

2015 – 2019    Partner at LMB Mandat Law Firm

2014 – 2015    Partner at CATO Law Firm

2011 –  2014    General Counsel at Iceland Telecom (Síminn hf.)

2003 – 2011    Legal Advicer and later Director for Legal and Regulatory Affairs at Iceland                              Telecom

2002 –  2003    Legal Advicer at the Ministry of Transport and Communication responsible                             for telecommunication

2000 –  2002    LEX Law Firm – Associate

Practice Areas

Competition Law, Staid-Aid and EU/EEA Law
Corporate and Commercial Law
Contract Law
Corporate Governance
Capital Markets
IT and Communications Law
IP Law
Public Procurement
Data Protection
Construction Law
Administration Law
Energy Law
Litigation

Certifications

2015    Certified real estate broker

2016 –  Center of Corporate Governance at the University of Iceland. Certified Board                        Member

2007 –  Sátt – Certified Mediator

2001    Admitted to the BAR

Other Notable Additions

2017    FIDIC Seminar London

2013 –  Cambridge University – IT-Law Summer School

2010 –  C5 – Course in Competition Compliance Program