María Kristín Gunnarsdóttir

Head of Trademark Department, Partner

Maria is a Trademark Attorney (Master of Law, BA English) and has has worked for Arnason Faktor since 2003. Maria advises clients on all aspects of trademark protection, filing strategies, name creation, trademark clearance searches, and IP portfolio management both nationally and internationally.  She also advises clients on IP prosecution matters, including oppositions and cancellations, and represents clients before the Icelandic PTO and related authorities. She consults on infringement matters, cases relating to unfair competition and provides legal opinions in IP matters.  Maria is furthermore a European Trademark Attorney and has consulted on cases before the EUIPO for years.


Maria is a member of INTA, PTMG and FUVE (the Icelandic Association of Patent and Trademark Representatives).