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Roschier

BRUNKEBERGSTORG 2, PO BOX 7358, 103 90 STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN
Tel:
Work +46 8 5 531 90 00
Fax:
Fax +46 8 5 531 90 01
Email:
Web:
www.roschier.com
Helsinki, Stockholm, Vaasa

Erik Ficks

Tel:
Work +46 8 553 190 40
Email:
Roschier

Work Department

Partner Erik Ficks is Head of Roschier's Intellectual Property, Brand Protection, Marketing & Consumer, and Public Procurement practices in Sweden. He is specialized in matters of contentious and non-contentious intellectual property (IP) work, including matters of marketing law and trade secrets, as well as in public procurement matters in several industry sectors. Erik has extensive experience from acting as counsel in arbitration proceedings and before national courts, including in multi-jurisdictional IP litigation and in administrative appeals. He also has extensive experience from multi-jurisdictional IP licensing, brand protection, technology transfers and R&D collaborations and complex commercial contracts.


Sweden

IT and telecoms

Within: IT and telecoms

Roschier has 'significant market knowledge and in-depth experience' across TMT, outsourcing, data protection and digitalisation matters; it advised Bonnier and Telia on a wide range of data protection issues and GDPR work. Practice head Björn Johansson Heigis advised Permira on its $250m minority investment in Klarna, and is singled out with Erik Ficks for being 'very knowledgeable in other fields of law, which makes them excellent partners in a wide variety of issues'. Lars Johansson has notable expertise in AI.

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Intellectual property and media

Within: Intellectual property and media

The 'competent, responsive and flexible' team at Roschier assists with IP, marketing and media issues for a client roster, which includes Unilever, Nokia and Bonnierförlagen. Team head Erik Ficks is defending Mondian against patent infringement allegations brought by  Somna. The 'highly interested' Björn Johansson Heigis is also a name to note.

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Public procurement

Within: Public procurement

Erik Ficks leads the department at Roschier and is 'extremely good across legal and business competencies'. The team assists clients with issues across the full public procurement process; Ficks and senior associate Andres Acevedo regularly assist OneMed with all its domestic and cross-border public procurement matters. Other clients include Trygg-Hansa and Permobil.

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