About SÓKN Lawyers

Mimi Steintórsdóttir graduated in Law from the University of Copenhagen in June 2005. Mimi was a legal adviser at the Faroese Tax Authority from July 2005 until July 2006. In November 2006, she started as a paralegal and she became a licensed lawyer in November 2009. She has practiced law since 2006. Mimi started at SÓKN Advokatar in August 2016.

Birita Sandberg Samuelsen graduated in law from the University of Copenhagen in January 2004. Birita has worked as a legal adviser at the Parliament of the Faroe Islands from January 2004 until March 2007 and as a legal adviser at the Faroese Maritime Authority from March 2007 until December 2009. In January of 2010, she started as a paralegal and became a licensed lawyer in June 2011. Birita has practiced law since 2010 and started at SÓKN Advokatar in September 2016.

Jógvan Elias Winther Poulsen graduated in law from the University of Copenhagen in 1999. He worked at the Faroese Petroleum Authority from March 1999 until December 2000. He started as a paralegal in January 2001 and became a licensed lawyer in September 2003. Jógvan Elias has practiced law since 2001 and started at SÓKN Advokatar in September 2016. He is licensed to appear before the Danish High Court.

Jógvan Elias Winther Poulsen is the Honorary Consul of Portugal in the Faroe Islands.

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