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Víðir Smári Petersen

Reykjavik, Iceland Global Guide 2021 Ranked in 1 departments
Ranked in : Dispute Resolution
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Víðir Smári Petersen deals with a range of contractual disputes, frequently assisting clients operating in the aquaculture, real estate and healthcare sectors. One client confirms he is "a fantastic lawyer and a pleasure to work with."
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Litigation, arbitration and dispute resolution, energy, natural resources and environmental law, construction, public procurement and tendering law, property law

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Víðir Smári Petersen began working at LEX alongside his studies in September 2009. He finished his master‘s degree from the University of Iceland in 2011, was admitted to practice before the district courts in May that year and before the Supreme Court in 2017. In 2015, Vidir finished an LL.M. degree from Harvard Law School, where he focused on subjects in the field of Law and Economics and Competition Law. At Harvard, his paper on Interlocking Directorates was awarded the Law School‘s Manzini Prize for best paper in European Law and European Legal Thought. Víðir has been a Lecturer of Law on the Law Faculty of the University of Iceland since 2011 and in 2017 he was appointed Adjunct Lecturer. The subjects that Víðir has taught include Civil Procedure, Law of Obligations and Administrative Law. Víðir has published articles in peer-review journals on various subjects.

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The Icelandic Bar Association

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