Alex Magnusdottir

Kirkland & Ellis International LLP


Alex Magnusdottir is an associate in Kirkland’s Intellectual Property Litigation Team in London. Alex has worked on the litigation of a broad spectrum of technical subject matters, including those relating to biologics, supplementary protection certificates (SPC) for prodrugs, medical devices and mobile telecommunications. With a Ph.D. in Neuroscience, Alex is well placed to advise life sciences clients on their most technical subject matters.

Alex also has experience in large-scale commercial disputes and cross-border coordination of patent litigation.


Memberships & Affiliations

ChIPs Network


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2022, Admitted to Practice as a Solicitor of England and Wales


  • English
  • Icelandic


  • BPP University, LondonLegal Practice Course2020
  • BPP University, LondonGraduate Diploma in Law2019
  • Royal Veterinary CollegePh.D., Neuroscience2019
    Marie Curie Fellow, 2015–2018
  • University College LondonM.Sc., Neuroscience2015
  • University of AkureyriB.A., Psychology2014