María Kristjánsdóttir

María Kristjánsdóttir LL.M, Attorney at Law, Managing Director maria@ghip.is

Maria Kristjansdottir is a qualified Attorney who specialises in intellectual property, specifically in the areas of trademarks and related law. She provides legal and strategic consultation and manages client trademark portfolios in Iceland and abroad. Maria has extensive experience in providing legal and strategic advice on IP law to both domestic and foreign clients. Further, Maria has widespread experience and expertise in negotiations and dispute resolution with respect to all areas of IP law and unfair competition, and has handled various matters before the Icelandic Intellectual Property Office and the Icelandic Consumer Agency.

Admitted to practice before:

  • The District Courts

Career

  • LEX since 2008

Education

  • CIPP/E certification as an Information Privacy Professional, 2018
  • District Court Attorney 2008
  • LL.M degree from Fordham University 2008
  • ML degree from Reykjavik University 2007

Languages

  • English
  • Danish

Publications

Other activities

  • INTA – Data Protection Committee since 2019
  • Member of INTA, ECTA, PTMG, Marques and FUVE
María Kristjánsdóttir