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MAQS AdvokatbyrÄ

ÖSTRA HAMNGATAN 24, PO BOX 119 18, 404 39 GOTHENBURG, SWEDEN
Tel:
Work +46 31 10 20 30
Fax:
Fax +46 31 10 20 40
Email:
Web:
www.maqs.com
Gothenburg, Malmo, Stockholm

Mikael Kowal

Tel:
Work +46 31 10 61 40
Email:
MAQS AdvokatbyrÄ

Position

Capital markets, Company law (Corporate), Mergers & Acquisitions

Career

2005 MAQS Advokatbyrå, 2004 MAQS Advokatbyrå, Summer Trainee

Mikael Kowal is in charge of MAQS’ corporate group in Gothenburg and works with both private and public companies. The work mainly consists of matters such as mergers and acquisitions, raising capital, board- and shareholder-related issues, corporate governance and incentive programmes.

Mikael is continuously advising public companies on the capital market with matters such as private placements and listing of shares on the stock exchange (IPO).

Mikael is regularly appointed project manager in transactions of varying size and complexity and is used to handling transactions with an international dimension.

Mikael has years of experience working with companies that are active in the field of clean energy (CleanTech), with a particular focus for the wind power industry.

Languages

Swedish and English

Member

2010- The Swedish Bar Association

Education

2005 Gothenburg University (LL.M.)


Sweden

Capital markets

Within: Capital markets

MAQS AdvokatbyrĂ„ advises issuing companies, particularly those in the real estate sector, on the issue of non-secured bond loans, and also on their restructuring. Patrik Essehorn and Charlotte Hybinette recently advised Corem Property Group on a SEK500m non-secured bond loan issue. Mikael Kowal and Peter Andeby are based in the firm’s Gothenburg office and Patrik Gustafsson-Sonne is based in Malmö.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

MAQS AdvokatbyrÄ’s M&A team is particularly active in the energy, media, financial services, insurance and IT/emerging technology sectors. Mikael Kowal recently acted for Movimento on its acquisition by Delphi Automotive from Verdane Capital. The firm also handles outsourcing transactions, agency and distribution agreements, and franchising arrangements. Mango Kask, Per-Henrik Schönberg and Ulf Yxklinten are key figures in this space.

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