Elín Hrefna Ólafsdóttir, b. 1988, is from Reykjavík. She began work at Bonafide Legal Services in 2011 when still a student, and has been a full-time member of staff ever since.
Elin is keen on outdoor activities and mountain hiking. Humanity and matters of equality are of special interest to her, and her thesis was on the subject of gender equality: Could do better: Women’s legal status on the labour market.
Fields of work
Elín focuses on securities market law, foreign exchange, commercial and corporate law, tax law, property law, mergers and takeovers, equality, real-estate law, debt mitigation, criminal cases and guardianship ad litem. She also works in advocacy.
Cand. jur. University of Iceland 2013
Called to the bar 2013
Capital Controls Surveillance Unit, Central Bank of Iceland 2009-2011
Teaching assistant on courses at University of Iceland 2011-2012
Lawyer at Bonafide Legal Services alongside studies 2011
District court attorney at Bonafide Law since 2013