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At DLA Piper, ‘skilled, experienced, pragmatic and efficient’ practice head Kent HĂ€gglund served as administrator in the bankruptcy of Teri Property, and acted as co-receiver in the bankruptcy of Saab Automobile. Other key members of the team include the ‘analytical and innovative’ Erik Selander and the ‘calm and solution-oriented’ Jonas Premfors. Lars Wiking joined from G Grönberg AdvokatbyrĂ„.

Hamilton AdvokatbyrĂ„ provides ‘knowledge, cooperation and continuous feedback’. Practice head Michael Levin is receiver in the bankruptcies of Expert Stormarknad and Aktiebolag BeckerbĂ„t. Christoffer Hamilton is receiver in the bankruptcy of Gallerix Sverige and Gallerix International and of Game Store Sweden. Lars Eric Gustafsson is receiver in the bankruptcy of Onoff Sverige.

At Advokatfirman Lindahl KB, the ‘professional and very likeable’ Pierre Pettersson heads the banking and finance practice, while Magnus Löfving chairs the restructuring and insolvency practice. The firm advised on the voluntary winding up of a government-owned entity, and handles the insolvent liquidation of Appear Networks Systems. Lars-Henrik Andersson is receiver in the Panaxia bankruptcy.

Mannheimer Swartling’s Thomas Pettersson works with ‘legal precision, depth and creativity’. He heads the practice alongside Christoffer Monell and assists Investec Bank with claw-back claims from bankruptcy estates. Biörn Riese is defending General Motors in proceedings brought by the bankruptcy estate of Saab Automobiles.

At Setterwalls, ‘pragmatic, experienced and fun-to-work-with’ practice head Mathias Winge is acting as receiver in the bankruptcy of Westberga Industri. ‘Responsive and knowledgeable’ senior counsel Leif Baecklund is receiver in the bankruptcy of Quinn Investments Sweden and its 31 subsidiaries. Odd Swarting left to join Calissendorff Swarting AdvokatbyrĂ„ KB.

Wistrand’s ‘strong, committed team’ is led by the ‘pragmatic’ Christian Bergqvist in Stockholm and Jörgen Wistrand in Gothenburg. Niklas Körling and Anders Nilsson are both ‘highly knowledgeable and fun to work with’. The firm is involved in the bankruptcies of Saab Automobile, Dannemora Mineral Group and department store operator Chilli.

Advokatfirman Cederquist acted for lenders in numerous major restructurings. Practice head Johan Lundberg advised the bondholders and Nordic Trustee on changes to terms and conditions for PA Resources’ bonds.

Advokatfirman Fylgia KB is home to 17 bankruptcy administrators. The firm handles reconstructions and liquidations on assignment from the Swedish Companies Registration Office. Key figures include Jakob Callmander and Lars Nylund.

Gernandt & Danielsson AdvokatbyrÄ’s ‘responsive and deal-focused’ team is led by Candra Torebring and Marcus Johansson. The firm advised Nordstjernan on the restructuring of its recent acquisition, the PMC Group.

MAQS AdvokatbyrÄ’s ‘competent, pragmatic and experienced’ team is led by Jörgen Estving and Bo RansnĂ€s. Lawyers from the firm act as receivers in the bankruptcies of Lunds Rörmontage, Bageri Ambrosia and Blockmaster.

Roschier’s finance and restructuring group is led by the ‘responsive and pragmatic’ Johan HĂ€ger. The firm advised lenders and other parties in various restructurings, and acted for Guvnor Group in an enforcement action.

Advokatfirman Vinge receives praise for ‘excellent response times and communication’. Fabian Ekeblad and the ‘sharp, accurate and direct’ Morgan HallĂ©n head the practice. The ‘smart and professional’ Anna PalmĂ©rus serves as trustee in the Peab i Mariefred bankruptcy, and the firm advised the principal shareholders in a hotel property company on its reorganisation.

Wesslau Söderqvist AdvokatbyrÄ was formed via the 2016 merger of GÀrde Wesslau and Hökerberg & Söderqvist. Peter Thörnwall heads the sizeable practice and advises clients on liquidations, reconstructions and bankruptcies.

White & Case Advokat AB is defending DHL Global Forwarding in litigation initiated by the bankruptcy estate of Saab Automobile, and is acting for Nordea Bank and Nykredit Bank in the financial restructuring of the PMC Group. Carl Hugo Parment and Magnus Wennerhorn head the practice.

Baker & McKenzie AdvokatbyrĂ„ KB’s insolvency department is headed by disputes lawyers Jonas Benedictsson and Stefan Bessman. The firm is assisting Lear Corporation with its claim in the Saab bankruptcy, and is defending SpareBank 1 Skadeforsikring’s claims in the LUAP bankruptcy.

Advokatfirman Delphi’s Hans Bergqvist is a trustee in the bankruptcy of Saab Automobile. Patric Lundin joined Front Advokater.

At Advokatfirman Glimstedt, Magnus Knape and Leif Ljungholm handle restructuring, bankruptcies and litigation.

TrĂ€gĂ„rdh AdvokatbyrĂ„ AB’s Patrik Kalman acts as both a bankruptcy trustee and a corporate reconstruction administrator.

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