Eyðfinnur Jacobsen

Partner, Attorney
Business area
  • Faroese legal matters
  • Tax
  • Air transport
Foreign language
  • Danish, Faroese and English
Right of audience
  • High Court, 1996


Eyðfinnur works with business law in a broad sense, particularly concerning Faroese legal matters. For several years, he has provided consultancy services to ministerial departments and public authorities on the Faroe Islands. Furthermore, he regularly provides advice to foreign companies concerning Faroese legal matters, especially regarding tax law, and oil and gas law.

Through his activities he has obtained wide experience in litigation at the district courts and high court.

Eyðfinnur is a member of several boards.


Master of laws, 1984
Admitted 1988

Teaching and publications

Eyðfinnur has wide teaching experience from the Faroe Islands Business School and the University of the Faroe Islands where he taught tax law, and furthermore has experience as external examiner in corporate law from the Aarhus School of Business.

Eyðfinnur has written a book on Faroese tax law which was published in 2010.