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Hannes Snellman

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Helsinki, Stockholm
Hannes Snellman, Andreas Johard, Stockholm, SWEDEN

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Andreas Johard

Hannes Snellman

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Dispute Resolution


Managing Associate


Andreas has extensive experience ranging from both competition law and transactions but is specialised in commercial dispute resolution and specifically international arbitration. He currently represents parties in national and international arbitrations, related litigation as well as enforcement cases.

Andreas has acted as counsel for Swedish and foreign clients in arbitrations under, for example, the SCC and the ICC rules, as well as in ad-hoc proceedings. Andreas has further acted as counsel before domestic courts and courts of appeal, including the Supreme Court. Andreas’ dispute resolution experience encompasses, inter alia, the fields of general commercial law, international sales, post M&A, international investment law, complex disputes in the financial sector, construction and energy. Further, Andreas has acted several times as counsel for states in complex setting aside proceedings regarding investments made under the Energy Charter Treaty (ECT).

Andreas is acts as board member of Young Arbitrators Sweden (YAS), which organises several events each year in the Swedish arbitration community.


English, Swedish


Member of the board of Young Arbitrators Sweden (YAS)
Member of the Swedish Bar Association
Member of the International Bar Association
Member of the Swedish Arbitration Association


Managing Associate, Hannes Snellman, Stockholm, 2018-
Senior Associate, MAQS, Stockholm, 2013-2018
Associate, Cederquist, Stockholm, 2010-2013
Legal Clerk, Södertörns District Court, 2009-2010
Legal Clerk, Chancellor of Justice, 2009
Associate, Vinge, Stockholm, 2007-2010
Trainee, Vinge, Brussels, 2007
Master of Laws (LL.M.), Stockholm University, 2007
Erasmus exchange year, Ghent University, Belgium, 2005-2006


Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

The team at Hannes Snellman was bolstered in 2019 by the arrival of the new practice head Pontus Ewerlöf, Martin Rifall and managing associate Andreas Johard from MAQS Advokatbyrå. Newly promoted partner Anna-Maria Tamminen divides her time between Helsinki and Stockholm and recently represented the Polish government before the Svea Court of Appeal in its challenge to multiple awards regarding the alleged expropriation of foreign investments under a bilateral investment treaty. Another name to note is David Ackebo, who is also experienced in corruption investigations.

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