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Advokatfirman Vinge

SMÅLANDSGATAN 20, BOX 1703, 111 87 STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN
Tel:
Work +46 10 614 30 00
Fax:
Fax +46 10 614 31 90
Web:
www.vinge.com
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Sweden

Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 1

Vinge, Advokatfirman

Advokatfirman Vinge’s ‘excellent’ practice head, Mikael Ståhl, acted for Pandox in a multi-jurisdictional hotel property acquisition. Louise Brorsson Salomon advised Domestic Group on its IPO financing.

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Mikael Ståhl - Vinge, Advokatfirman

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Capital markets
Capital markets - ranked: tier 1

Vinge, Advokatfirman

Advokatfirman Vinge’s ‘responsive, knowledgeable and experienced team’ is led by the ‘excellent’ Mikael Ståhl, the ‘hardworking and proactive’ Charlotte Levin, and the ‘extremely responsive’ Jesper Schönbeck. Ståhl advised Vattenfall on a $400m securities issuance, while Levin and Schönbeck assisted Bravida Holding and Dometic with their respective listings on Nasdaq Stockholm. Swedbank and Swedish Match are also clients.

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Jesper Schönbeck - Vinge, Advokatfirman

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 1

Vinge, Advokatfirman

Advokatfirman Vinge receives praise for its ‘response times, commitment and industry knowledge’. Johan Winnerblad assisted Tele2 with its SEK2.9bn acquisition of TDC Sweden and the ‘highly dedicated’ Jonas Bergström acted for PAI Partners in its acquisition Safegate Group. In other work, the ‘exceptional’ Christina Kokko advised EQT VII on its acquisition of Eton Group; the ‘commercially focused and proactive’ Jonas Johansson was instructed by Litorina in relation to its sale of Björnkläder Intressenter; and Erik Sjöman assisted Mylan with its acquisition of Meda. The ‘highly competent’ Malin Ohlin and Björn Mullaart act for IKEA and the Port of Gothenburg.

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Johan Winnerblad - Vinge, Advokatfirman

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Construction
Construction - ranked: tier 2

Vinge, Advokatfirman

Advokatfirman Vingeprovides an excellent level of service’. The ‘thoroughly knowledgeable’ Robert Deli assist clients with major developments. Daniel Ericsson left in January 2017 to found WERKS Advokater AB.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 2

Vinge, Advokatfirman

Advokatfirman Vinge’s ‘excellent’ practice is led by James Hope and Krister Azelius. Hope is ‘a brilliant speaker who personally works hard on every aspect of a case’. He is representing Gazprom in arbitration proceedings against Naftogaz of Ukraine. The firm is also acting for a gas purchaser as the applicant in proceedings before the Svea Court of Appeal, and Wetterlundh is representing a bankruptcy estate in proceedings against a Swedish bank. Thomas Wetterlundh left in January 2017 to found WERKS Advokater AB.

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James Hope - Vinge, Advokatfirman

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EU and competition
EU and competition - ranked: tier 1

Vinge, Advokatfirman

Advokatfirman Vinge offers ‘strong business acumen and solid industry knowledge’. The ‘highly skilled and effective’ Johan Karlsson heads the practice group from Stockholm, where his colleagues include Marcus Glader. Highlights included representing EQT VII before the European Commission, and acting for Sveriges Bildelsgrossisters Förening in a Supreme Court dispute.

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Marcus Glader - Vinge, Advokatfirman

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Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 1

Vinge, Advokatfirman

Advokatfirman Vinge’s ‘pragmatic, responsive and knowledgeable team’ is led by Fredrik Dahl (who is ‘likeable and sincere’), Olle Lindén and Ingela Malmborg. Dahl acts for King.com, and the ‘very skilled and professional’ Charlotte Forssander is defending Sigma Industry West and four of its managers in a trade secrets case.

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Fredrik Dahl - Vinge, Advokatfirman

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Energy
Energy - ranked: tier 1

Vinge, Advokatfirman

Advokatfirman Vinge’s Christoffer Thalin advised IKEA and Allianz Capital Partners on wind farm acquisitions. Johan Göthberg acted for Petrogas E&P when it acquired a portfolio of North Sea assets.

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Environment
Environment - ranked: tier 1

Vinge, Advokatfirman

Advokatfirman Vinge’s practice head Thomas Sjöberg and ‘responsive, flexible and knowledgeable’ counsel Johan Cederblad advised Damen Shiprepair Götaverken on environmental issues following its liquidation. The pair are acting for Bergwik Skog in the appeal process pertaining to a wind power project.

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Thomas Sjöberg - Vinge, Advokatfirman

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IT and telecoms
IT and telecoms - ranked: tier 1

Vinge, Advokatfirman

Advokatfirman Vinge’s work for Tele2 included advice on data protection and on the SEK2.9bn acquisition of TDC Sverige. Other highlights included assisting Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken with its entry into a partnership with Tink, and advising Pewdie Productions on a joint venture. Key figures include Eva Fredrikson and Carl Johan af Petersens.

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Carl Johan af Petersens - Vinge, Advokatfirman

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Insolvency
Insolvency - ranked: tier 2

Vinge, Advokatfirman

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

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Insurance
Insurance - ranked: tier 1

Vinge, Advokatfirman

Advokatfirman Vinge’s ‘knowledgeable and pragmatic’ insurance team is led by the ‘extremely strong’ Fabian Ekeblad, while Mattias Rosengren heads the insurance litigation team. Ekeblad assisted Pundvar with its sale of Vardia Försäkring to Gjensidige Forsikring, while Rosengren is defending AXA (Italy) against a claim brought by a private individual.

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Intellectual property and media
Intellectual property and media - ranked: tier 1

Vinge, Advokatfirman

The ‘competent and straightforward’ team at Advokatfirman Vinge represented Orkla Foods as claimant in a complex trade mark dispute with Nestlé, and acted for Merck Sharp & Dome as claimant in a patent infringement case. Other clients include Swedish Match, EQT and Lindex. The ‘knowledgeable and experienced’ Håkan Borgenhäll heads the practice.

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Håkan Borgenhäll - Vinge, Advokatfirman

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Public procurement
Public procurement - ranked: tier 2

Vinge, Advokatfirman

Advokatfirman Vinge’s practice is led by Johan Karlsson and Björn Mullaart. The firm advises some of Sweden’s largest companies on procurement matters. Ulf Käll left in January 2017 to found WERKS Advokater AB.

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Real estate
Real estate - ranked: tier 1

Vinge, Advokatfirman

Advokatfirman Vinge advised Unibail Rodamco on the SEK1.64bn sale of a shopping mall, and acted for Akelius and Skanska Öresund in multiple high-value transactions. Anders Forkman and the ‘pragmatic and unflappable’ Assur Badur head the practice. Jens Sundell left in January 2017 to found WERKS Advokater AB.

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Shipping
Shipping - ranked: tier 1

Vinge, Advokatfirman

Key figures at Advokatfirman Vinge include the ‘kind and astute’ Fredrik Vinge. The firm acts for insurers, shipowners and others in disputes, and successfully represented Nordtrafik in a Supreme Court case. Jonas Rosengren left in January 2017 to found WERKS Advokater AB.

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Fredrik Vinge - Vinge, Advokatfirman

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Tax
Tax - ranked: tier 1

Vinge, Advokatfirman

Advokatfirman Vinge’s ‘creative, pragmatic and very helpful’ team is led by the ‘excellent’ Mattias Schömer, who successfully represented Fidelity as claimant in the Supreme Administrative Court, and whose other clients include private equity houses.

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Mattias Schömer - Vinge, Advokatfirman

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