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Sweden

Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 1

Cederquist, Advokatfirman

The ‘highly skilled, hands-on lawyers’ at Advokatfirman Cederquist include practice head Svante Hultqvist and Johan Lundberg. Hultqvist advised CVC Capital Partners on the €350m financing of its acquisition of ÅR Packaging Group, and Lundberg served as lead counsel to the lenders in Partner Group’s SEK2.5bn acquisition of a property portfolio. Senior associate Mikael Magnusson is ‘very easy to work with’.

Leading individuals

Johan Lundberg - Cederquist, Advokatfirman

Svante Hultqvist - Cederquist, Advokatfirman

Next generation lawyers

Mikael Magnusson - Cederquist, Advokatfirman

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Capital markets
Capital markets - ranked: tier 2

Cederquist, Advokatfirman

At Advokatfirman Cederquist, managing partner Tone Myhre-Jensen and Wilhelm Lüning focus on ECM work, and Svante Hultqvist and Johan Lundberg handle DCM matters. The firm assisted Bonava subsidiary NCC with its listing on Nasdaq Stockholm and advised Crédit Agricole and others as the underwriters in a SEK5bn rights issuance by SSAB. Clients for bonds-related work include Millicom.

Leading individuals

Wilhelm Lüning - Cederquist, Advokatfirman

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 2

Cederquist, Advokatfirman

Advokatfirman Cederquist is ‘excellent in all respects’. Martin Ulfson heads the M&A team, which includes Lars Bärnheim, Carl-Johan Deuschl and Pontus Röckert. Corporate and commercial practice head Maja Wettergren is ‘responsive and technically strong’. Highlights included advising CVC Capital Partners on its acquisition of ÅR Packaging Group.

Leading individuals

Carl-Johan Deuschl - Cederquist, Advokatfirman

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Construction
Construction - ranked: tier 3

Cederquist, Advokatfirman

Advokatfirman Cederquist ‘delivers high-quality work within short timeframes’. Fredrik Forssman heads the team, which includes the ‘competent, experienced and pragmatic’ Erik Wernberg. The firm represents NCC Construction in disputes.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 2

Cederquist, Advokatfirman

At Advokatfirman Cederquist, practice head Erik Wernberg successfully represented former board members of Kraft & Kultur Sverige as defendants in Grant Thornton’s SEK1.78bn recourse claim. Fredrik Forssman, who joined from G Grönberg Advokatbyrå AB, acted for Boeing in arbitration and subsequent litigation against former partners in a satellite joint venture. Other clients include NCC Group and Swedbank.

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EU and competition
EU and competition - ranked: tier 2

Cederquist, Advokatfirman

Advokatfirman Cederquist’s practice is led by Fredrik Lindblom and includes senior associate Kristoffer Molin. Both are ‘very service-minded and a pleasure to work with’. Lindholm secured merger control approval for Sweco when it acquired Grontmij, and for Fidelio Capital when it acquired STC Greenfood.

Next generation lawyers

Kristoffer Molin - Cederquist, Advokatfirman

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Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 1

Cederquist, Advokatfirman

Advokatfirman Cederquist’s ‘excellent’ team is led by the ‘very professional and experienced’ Robert Stromberg. It includes the ‘extremely knowledgeable’ Jens Tillqvist and counsel Jenny Jilmstad, both of whom joined from Ashurst. The firm represents the employer organisation IKEM and PwC in disputes, and advises Procter & Gamble.

Leading individuals

Jens Tillqvist - Cederquist, Advokatfirman

Robert Stromberg - Cederquist, Advokatfirman

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IT and telecoms
IT and telecoms - ranked: tier 2

Cederquist, Advokatfirman

Advokatfirman Cederquist’s ‘excellent’ practice is led by the ‘solution-oriented, pleasant and communicative’ Johanna Linder, who joined from Time Advokatbyrå KB. Linder advised Husqvarna, Coop Sverige and healthcare provider Praktikertjänst on major IT outsourcings. The firm also assists clients with data privacy matters.

Leading individuals

Johanna Linder - Cederquist, Advokatfirman

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Insolvency
Insolvency - ranked: tier 2

Cederquist, Advokatfirman

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.

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Insurance
Insurance - ranked: tier 3

Cederquist, Advokatfirman

Advokatfirman Cederquist’s cross-practice team is led by Erik Wernberg. The firm often handles insurance-related litigation, and also acted for Moderna Försäkringar in its acquisition of the accident and pregnancy insurance business of Livförsäkringsbolaget Skandia.

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Intellectual property and media
Intellectual property and media - ranked: tier 2

Cederquist, Advokatfirman

Advokatfirman Cederquist’s ‘excellent’ practice is led by Claes Henriksson, who ‘quickly provides clear, concise advice’. Henriksson advises Svensk Filmindustri on film production and distribution, assists Atlas Antibodies with patent licence agreements, and helps Samsung Electronics Nordic with regulatory matters.

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Public procurement
Public procurement - ranked: tier 1

Cederquist, Advokatfirman

Advokatfirman Cederquist successfully represented Hewlett-Packard Enterprise in administrative court proceedings against the City of Malmö and against the Swedish Companies Registration Office. Other clients include Medlearn, Petrobell and Kentor IT. Mikael Engström heads the practice.

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Real estate
Real estate - ranked: tier 3

Cederquist, Advokatfirman

Advokatfirman Cederquist’s ‘responsive, service-minded and flexible’ team is led by Erika Åslund, who advised Grosvenor Fund Management on the acquisition of a shopping centre.

Leading individuals

Erika Ã…slund - Cederquist, Advokatfirman

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