The Legal 500

Twitter Logo Youtube Circle Icon LinkedIn Icon

Setterwalls

STORTORGET 23, PO BOX 4501, 203 20 MALM√Ė, SWEDEN
Tel:
Work +46 10 690 04 00
Fax:
Fax +46 10 690 04 70
Email:
Web:
www.setterwalls.se

Adv Martin Levinsohn

Tel:
Work +46 10 690 04 08
Email:
Setterwalls

Work Department

EU and Competition Law, Intellectual Property Rights & Marketing Law, Life Sciences

Position

MARTIN LEVINSOHN'S two main areas of practice are intellectual property rights and EU- and competition law. Within intellectual property rights, Martin has vast experience as counsel in disputes concerning patents and trademarks, particularly in the pharmaceutical business. He also assists Swedish and foreign clients in contract negotiations, license issues and consultancy regarding regulatory issues in the pharmaceutical field. Within EU- and competition law, Martin has mainly engaged in issues concerning merger control and public procurement, but he is also experienced in consultancy in issues regarding general competition law for dominant as well as non-dominant companies.

Career

2002- Setterwalls 2000-2001, McGill University

Languages

English

Member

Swedish Bar Association

Education

2002, University of Lund (LL.M.)


Sweden

EU and competition

Within: EU and competition

Setterwalls' expertise spans merger control advice, cartel investigations, compliance matters, public procurement and state aid work, and competition litigation. Practice head Ulf Djurberg is well versed in competition disputes, while Martin Levinsohn regularly acts for clients in merger control and antitrust matters before the authorities. Recent hires include the highly experienced Tommy Pettersson from Mannheimer Swartling and Magnus Jonsson from the Swedish Competition Authority. Malin Albert departed to Hammarskiöld & Co AB.

[back to top]

Intellectual property and media

Within: Intellectual property and media

Setterwalls fields an experienced team, which is skilled in patent litigation, transactional work and trade mark matters for clients across the life sciences, music and entertainment sectors. Martin Levinsohn is active in patent disputes involving pharmaceuticals companies; he successfully represented Teva in a patent dispute against Boehringer Ingelheim. Sophia Spala advised Diageo on trade mark and marketing issues, and Fredrik Roos is well versed in IT law.

[back to top]

Public procurement

Within: Public procurement

In a recent highlight for Setterwalls' group, Ulf Djurberg advised Stockholm County Council on the procurement of a core digital system for the health care organisations in the county. It also has significant expertise representing its clients before the national courts and the Court of Justice of the European Union. Martin Levinsohn and Sophia Spala are also names to note.

[back to top]


Back to index

Legal Developments in Sweden

Legal Developments and updates from the leading lawyers in each jurisdiction. To contribute, send an email request to