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Wistrand

REGERINGSGATAN 65, PO BOX 7543, 103 93 STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN
Tel:
Work +46 8 50 72 00 00
Fax:
Fax +46 8 50 73 00 00
Email:
Web:
www.wistrand.se
Gothenburg, Stockholm

Advocate Magnus Forssman

Tel:
Work +46 8 50 72 00 69
Email:
Wistrand

Work Department

M&A, Corporate.

Position

Partner.

Career

Wistrand since 2005, Mannheimer Swartling Advokatbyrå 2002-2005, Law Clerk, District Court of Södra Roslag 2000-2002, Law Clerk, the Office of the Chancellor of Justice 2000.

Languages

Swedish, English.

Member

Swedish Bar Association (since 2005).

Education

Jur kand (LL.M) Stockholm University 2000, Flinders University of South Australia 1997.


Sweden

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Wistrand is experienced in the media, IT, automotive, life sciences and leisure sectors, where it counts national and international companies as clients, focusing on mid-market deals; Magnus Forssman is also noted for his warranty and indemnity insurance expertise. Gothenburg practice head Per Dalemo assisted OpenSolution Nordic with its acquisition of Konsulent Data & Restaurant, and Stockholm team head Robert Kullgren advised Tacton Systems on its acquisition by GRO Capital and Kirk Kapital. Johannes Wårdman made partner in 2018.

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IT and telecoms

Within: IT and telecoms

Wistrand fields'a diligent team', which is active across the IT, technology and telecoms sectors and is jointly led by Magnus Forssman and Erik Ullberg in Stockholm and Gothenburg respectively. Forssman is recognised for his 'great knowledge, flexible approach and ability to find pragmatic solutions'; he recently worked with Lars Hasp to advise a supplier of IT infrastructure on an outsourcing and procurement contract. Martin Wedén is also noted.

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Insurance

Within: Insurance

Wistrand has a strong practice for contentious matters and professional liability cases; Magnus Forssman also specialises in warranty and indemnity (W&I) insurance issues and advised AIG on its review of transactions relating to the underwriting of W&I insurance for Ironshore. Anne-Marie Pouteaux and Jörgen Eklund jointly lead the practice in Gothenburg and Stockholm respectively. Eklund is a dedicated insurance expert who regularly assists national and international clients; he advised Anticimex Insurance on its Nordic and Swedish insurance schemes. Johan Gregow is a key contact for disputes.

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