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Hamilton AdvokatbyrÄ

HAMNGATAN 27, BOX 715, 101 33 STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN
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Work +46 8 505 501 00
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Fax +46 8 505 501 01
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www.hamilton.se
London, Stockholm

Sweden

Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 2

Hamilton AdvokatbyrÄ

Hamilton AdvokatbyrÄ’s Eric Halvarsson and senior associate Camilla Holmkvist advised Ture Invest as senior lender on the financing of Palamon Capital Partners’ acquisition of Happy Socks. Per Gustaf Ekbom, Fredrik Gillgren and Peter Kullgren also have significant banking practices.

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Capital markets
Capital markets - ranked: tier 3

Hamilton AdvokatbyrÄ

Hamilton AdvokatbyrÄ’s team includes Jon Ericson, Charles Andersson and Emil Hedberg. The group undertakes various domestic and international transactions, such as IPOs, rights issues, private placements, bonds and notes issuances. Practice head Ola Lidström advised EnQuest on its ÂŁ82m placing and open offer.

Next generation lawyers

Emil Hedberg - Hamilton AdvokatbyrÄ

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 3

Hamilton AdvokatbyrÄ

Hamilton AdvokatbyrÄ’s practice expanded as a result of the firm merging with Ashurst’s Stockholm office; Pontus Bergsten and Jon Ericson were among the new arrivals. Recent highlights include Mats Johnsson, Charles Andersson and Joachim Funariu assisting MTG with its $55m acquisition of US games publisher and developer Kongregate from GameStop. Martin Prager was the lead adviser to the online retailer Furniturebox on the sale of the business to FSN Capital’s portfolio company Bygghemma. Ola Lidström and Christoffer Hamilton are also recommended.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 4

Hamilton AdvokatbyrÄ

Hamilton AdvokatbyrÄ’s team has broad experience in disputes involving audits and professional liability, shareholder and M&A matters and arbitration. Olof Nilsson is representing an accountant at KPMG as one of the defendants in the HQ bank litigation. Johannes Ericson, Magnus Rydberg and others are acting for LĂ€nsförsĂ€kringar in professional liability litigation involving more than 100 disputes. Ola Hansson leads the team.

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EU and competition
EU and competition - ranked: tier 4

Hamilton AdvokatbyrÄ

Hamilton AdvokatbyrÄ’s Mats Johnsson recently assisted Modern Times Group with the multijurisdictional merger control aspects of the sale of its TV, digital and radio businesses in the Baltic region. On the behavioural side, Johnsson and Ola Hansson represented transport provider Bilfrakt Bothnia in an SCA investigation into allegedly restrictive practices in the waste transport sector. Fredrik Linder leads the team.

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Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 2

Hamilton AdvokatbyrÄ

Led by Erik Danhard, Hamilton AdvokatbyrÄ assists clients with incentive schemes, business restructurings, and collective bargaining and works closely with the M&A team. The group also handles employment and labour law disputes. Tom Johansson and Johan Linder are notable practitioners.

Leading individuals

Erik Danhard - Hamilton AdvokatbyrÄ

Tom Johansson - Hamilton AdvokatbyrÄ

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IT and telecoms
IT and telecoms - ranked: tier 3

Hamilton AdvokatbyrÄ

Hamilton AdvokatbyrÄ’s offering is led by Thomas Nygren, who recently worked with senior associate Pontus Stenbeck to advise Cinnober Financial Technology on its acquisition of Ancoa Software. Nygren and Stenbeck also draft and negotiate various types of contracts including those connected with licensing, development and hosting. Swedbank, Icann and Firstcom Europe are other clients.

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Insolvency
Insolvency - ranked: tier 1

Hamilton AdvokatbyrÄ

Hamilton AdvokatbyrĂ„ has an excellent track record in administrator and receiver roles. Michael Levin is acting as the appointed receiver in the bankruptcy of the Expert group, while Lars Eric Gustafsson acted as the administrator in Onoff Sverige’s bankruptcy. Hans Renman is another notable individual in Emma Berglund’s team, which also handles financial restructurings and avoidance actions in bankruptcy and insolvency-related claims.

Leading individuals

Hans Renman - Hamilton AdvokatbyrÄ

Lars Eric Gustafsson - Hamilton AdvokatbyrÄ

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Insurance
Insurance - ranked: tier 2

Hamilton AdvokatbyrÄ

Hamilton AdvokatbyrÄ’s Peter Kullgren is an expert in insurance regulatory and compliance issues; recent mandates involved Kullgren providing clients such as Medicover Insurance and American Express with regulatory advice. Johannes Ericson represents insurance companies in high-value domestic and cross-border insurance disputes. Magnus Rydberg has expertise in financial lines claims.

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Public procurement
Public procurement - ranked: tier 3

Hamilton AdvokatbyrÄ

Hamilton AdvokatbyrÄ’s practice recently won work from Tele2, Sokigo and Hallins. Fredrik Linder and senior associate Mikael Dubois acted for AGA/Linde in review proceedings against Halland County Council over the procurement of a contract of medical and industrial gases. Mats Johnsson also handles public procurement matters.

Leading individuals

Fredrik Linder - Hamilton AdvokatbyrÄ

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Real estate
Real estate - ranked: tier 3

Hamilton AdvokatbyrÄ

Hamilton AdvokatbyrĒs Nicklas Hansen recently acted for Lidl Sverige in several strategic property acquisitions in Sweden, and has also been advising JÀrfÀllahus on residential development projects in JÀrfÀlla municipality. Maria Boudrie has more than 15 years of real estate experience. Charles Andersson is also recommended.

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Hamilton AdvokatbyrÄ

  • Report on Public Procurement in Sweden

    Hamilton AdvokatbyrÄ has reported on Public Procurement in Sweden in the publication "Public Procurement 2008 - an overview of regulation in 40 jurisdictions worldwide." The report includes analysis of the new Swedish Public Procurement legislation which entered into force on January 1st 2008.
    - Hamilton Advokatbyra

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