The Legal 500

Twitter Logo Youtube Circle Icon LinkedIn Icon

Linklaters

REGERINGSGATAN 67, PO BOX 7833, STOCKHOLM 10398, SWEDEN
Tel:
Work +46 8 665 66 00
Fax:
Fax +46 8 667 68 83
Web:
www.linklaters.com
Abu Dhabi, Amsterdam, Antwerp, Bangkok, Beijing, Berlin and 25 more

Sweden

Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 3

Linklaters

Linklaters’ Nordic banking practice is led by Patrik Björklund, who combines a broad transactional practice (which includes asset, real estate and leveraged finance) with expertise in financial services regulatory issues. Björklund was lead adviser to CBRE Global Investment Partners on a facility agreement to finance its acquisition of Bromma Blocks.

[back to top]

Capital markets
Capital markets - ranked: tier 3

Linklaters

Linklaters’ workload includes IPOs, US MTN programmes and high-yield bond issuances. Practice head Fredrik Lindqvist, Nima Naderi and Rasmus Kindlund acted for Carnegie Investment Bank, Morgan Stanley and Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken as the underwriters on Resurs Holding’s IPO and Nasdaq Stockholm listing. Patrik Björklund is also recommended.

Leading individuals

Fredrik Lindqvist - Linklaters

[back to top]

Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 2

Linklaters

Linklaters handles public and private M&A across the entire Nordic region, as well as in markets further afield. Elisabet Lundgren and practice head Fredrik Lindqvist were part of a cross-office team which advised Denmark-based NKT Cables Holding on its circa €836m acquisition of ABB Holdings’ high-voltage cables and accessories’ business. Magnus Lidman has real estate M&A expertise and managing associates Rasmus Kindlund, Nima Naderi and Katja Persson are recommended.

Leading individuals

Fredrik Lindqvist - Linklaters

Next generation lawyers

Rasmus Kindlund - Linklaters

[back to top]

Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 4

Linklaters

Linklaters’ practice head Niclas Widjeskog handles litigation, arbitration and contentious regulatory matters involving sectors such as energy, banking and finance, and real estate. Widjeskog is leading a team which is representing Merck, Sharp & Dohme as the claimant in three cases concerning alleged trade mark infringements by parallel importers of medical products.

[back to top]

Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 4

Linklaters

Linklaters’ Niclas Widjeskog handles employment litigation and arbitration, and also assists with the employment aspects of large, cross-border reorganisations. A particular area of strength is in advising clients from the financial services and private equity sectors on remuneration and incentives. Morgan Stanley, Texas Instruments, Bayer and Samsung are among its clients.

[back to top]

Real estate
Real estate - ranked: tier 2

Linklaters

Linklaters excels in assisting international real estate investors with strategic transactions in the Swedish market. Magnus Lidman advised CBRE Global Investors’ Pan European Core Fund on the acquisition of the Stockholm Tobaksmonopolet 2 office building from Aberdeen Property Funds Pan-Nordic. Other clients include Nordic property companies, Nordic funds and Swedish municipalities. Anna Eriksson is recommended.

Leading individuals

Magnus Lidman - Linklaters

Next generation lawyers

Anna Eriksson - Linklaters

[back to top]

Tax
Tax - ranked: tier 3

Linklaters

Linklaters’ Nordic head of tax Ebba Perman Borg was recently part of a cross-office team, which acted for funds advised by Triton and KKR in the SEK5bn IPO and listing of Ambea on Nasdaq Stockholm. Managing associate Elin Delerud assisted Nordea Sverige and Swedbank as joint global coordinators with the tax aspects of Diös Fastigeter’s preferential rights issue.

[back to top]


Further information on Linklaters Business Services

Please choose from this list to view details of what we say about Linklaters Business Services in other jurisdictions.

United Arab Emirates

Offices in Dubai and Abu Dhabi

Angola

Belgium

Offices in Brussels and Antwerp

China

Offices in Shanghai and Beijing

Germany

Offices in Berlin, Frankfurt, Munich, and Dusseldorf

Spain

Offices in Madrid

France

Offices in Paris

Hong Kong

Offices in Hong Kong

Iran

Indonesia

India

Italy

Offices in Rome and Milan

Japan

Offices in Tokyo

London

Offices in London EC2Y and London EC2Y

Luxembourg

Offices in Luxembourg

Myanmar

Morocco

Malaysia

Mozambique

Netherlands

Offices in Amsterdam

Philippines

Poland

Offices in Warsaw

Portugal

Offices in Lisbon

Russia

Offices in Moscow

Sweden

Offices in Stockholm

Singapore

Offices in Singapore

South Korea

Offices in Seoul

Saudi Arabia

Offices in Riyadh

Thailand

Offices in Bangkok

Tunisia

United States

Offices in New York and Washington, D.C.

Vietnam

Legal Developments in Sweden

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