Bernhard Bogason

Attorney at Law - Partner

Background

Bernhard has a comprehensive experience in the field of legal services. He 

has participated in a wide range of large assignments in the financial services and corporate finance sector as well as due diligence and tax planning projects. Bernhard has also thorough knowledge on the Icelandic currency restrictions. Bernhard headed the Tax Department of KPMG in Iceland from 1999 to 2006. From 2006 to 2009 he was the Managing Director of Legal and Tax at FL Group hf. a listed company involved in several IPO's in Iceland and elsewhere. From 2009 and until joining Nordik Legal Bernhard operated as an independent advisor in London.  

Bernhard is a certified securities broker.

Curriculum Vitae

Education

  • Attorney at Law – District Courts 1996.
  •  Cand. Juris from University of Iceland 1993.

Career

  • Nordik Legal, partner, 2012 and onwards.
  • Nordik, London, advisory, 2009 - 2012.
  • FL Group/Stoðir, managing director tax & legal, 2006 - 2009.
  • KPMG, Head of Tax, 1999 - 2006.
  • LA Legal Services, Owner, 1995 - 1999.
  • District Court of East Iceland, deputy judge, 1993 - 1995. 

Teachings

  • University of Bifrost and University of Reykjavik, lecturer.
  • Several seminars and lectures on tax and corporate law issues.