Ásta is a lawyer with extensive experience in the field of domestic and international tax law. She has worked both in the public and private sector. For years she worked for the Directorate of Internal Revenue and Internal Revenue Board but the last decade before joining LMB Lögmenn Bárugötu she worked with the international accounting firms PwC and EY providing consultation and services to individuals and legal entities.



University of Iceland – Faculty of Law – Cand. Jur 1996


Other qualifications

District Court Attorney, 2000



LMB Lögmenn Bárugötu 2016 -

Ernst & Young ehf. 2013-2015

PriceWaterhouseCoopers ehf. 2005-2013

Directorate of Internal Revenue 1996-1998 and 2001-2004

Internal Revenue Board 1998-1999

Supreme Court of Iceland 2000-2001


Practice area

International tax law 

Tax law (direct and indirect taxes)

Administrative law

Corporate law and Corporate Governance

Due Diligence