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Construction in Sweden

Mannheimer Swartling

Mannheimer Swartling provides legal advice on matters related to a variety of construction and infrastructure projects including, tunnels, power plants, and industrial and research facilities. The firm has expertise in environmental law, financing issues, tax work, public procurement mandates and dispute resolution and also represents foreign parties in international construction disputes. Johan Granehult, who heads up the team, has vast experience of BOT projects and public-private partnerships including drafting and negotiating construction contracts. Anders Ingvarson focuses on construction litigation and arbitration.

Practice head(s):

Johan Granehult

Other key lawyers:

Anders Ingvarson

Testimonials

‘They have a knowledgeable and friendly group of lawyers who are dedicated to their clients. They have been of an incredibly high level, both in terms of quality of output, but also providing sensible and perceptive advice.’

‘Anders Ingvarson stands out. He is very knowledgeable, commercially minded and gives very sensible advice. He is pragmatic and very easy to work with.’

Key clients

Trafikverket (the Swedish Transport Administration)

The Stockholm County Council

Region Västra Götaland

ABB

Borås Energi & Miljö AB

HeidelbergCement (Germany)

Nordisk Vindkraft AB (part of RES Group, UK)

Sinopec Ningbo Engineering (China)

Northvolt AB

Nordic Sugar AB (Part of the Nordsucker Group, Germany)

H2 Green Steel AB

Work highlights

  • Advised Swedish Transport Administration on the €3.7bn Bypass Stockholm Project (a new 21 km ring-road, of which 17 km are tunnels).
  • Advised Stockholm County Council on the €3.2bn expansion of the Stockholm Subway.
  • Advised H2 Green Steel AB on the €3bn fossil-free steel mill in Sweden.

AG Advokat

AG Advokat’s construction team provides services across a wide range of construction and real estate work, including handling construction agreements, dispute resolution, public procurement work, real estate transactions and financings, and commercial leasing mandates. It also assists clients with infrastructure, energy, and wastewater projects, as well as advising on the construction of hospitals and other properties for public use. The team is led by Johan Wingmark, who specialises in insurance-related matters concerning damage to construction projects, dispute resolution and arbitration proceedings. Anders Skägg has expertise in contract drafting and project development work, and Elin Schedin was promoted to the partnership in 2022.

Practice head(s):

Anders Skägg; Johan Wingmark

Testimonials

‘Anders Skägg is outstanding in focusing on the target, very high capacity. Works dedicated and with high control of all facts.’

‘Partner Håkan Bjerle is a fantastic lawyer in the construction field. In addition to market leading knowledge and experience he has the ability to lead fruitful negotiations with a positive tone.’

‘Håkan Bjerle is one of the most competent professionals in his field. He always finds good solution to complex problems and is also a very nice person.’

‘In general, all their staff are incredibly dedicated in their commitment. To mention in particular is Håkan Bjerle and Anders Skägg who act as if they were employed by the client personally and professionally.’

‘AG’s team is extremely knowledgeable within the construction law area and always shows a good understanding of commercial aspects, current trends, market practice.’

‘Personal engagement and eager to follow up that the customer is pleased. Close dialogue with the customer to ensure that the delivery is compliant to expectations.’

‘Anders Skägg is competent in construction law but also in building technology and understands all aspects in a complex project. Anders is business oriented and he focuses on the important matters.’

‘The team at AG is openminded, always thinking ahead as well possessing the moral compass through the case. The don’t cut corners and always leave their client feeling informed and competent to make substantiated decisions.’

Work highlights

  • Assisted Vectura with the negotiations and completion of both collaboration contracts and construction contracts with the selected contractor.
  • Assisted AGN Haga with ongoing legal advice, e.g. in connection with hindrances and disruptions.
  • Assisted Niam with project, construction and consultancy agreements for the project ‘Dockworks’, block 2, in Värtahamnen.

Foyen Advokatfirma

The construction group of Foyen Advokatfirma has extensive expertise in dispute resolution, contract drafting and reviewing and negotiating construction contracts. The team represents real estate companies and construction clients in the infrastructure and energy spaces; it also handles construction and consultancy disputes linked to residential construction projects, claims for consultancy services performed and infrastructure projects. Oscar Wackling has vast experience in construction law, dispute resolution mandates and development issues. Eva Westberg Persson and Per Vestman are other key contacts, and the highly regarded John Hane is noted for his construction and public procurement expertise.

Other key lawyers:

John Hane 

Testimonials

‘I have only had contact with Eva Westberg Persson. She is great to work with. She is a highly competent lawyer in Construction. She is highly professional and one of her strengths is handling cases where an infected situation has arisen between the parties. She possesses great knowledge in Construction. She is responsive to the client’s wishes and always provides specific advice regarding how to proceed.’

‘Eva Westberg Persson is a person that is fast, a good teacher and is very pedagogic in explaining her advice.’

‘Great knowledge about consultancy and construction law.’

‘Eva Westberg Persson is highly recommended. Not only great knowledge in the field, but a great asset when you have difficult parties on the other side of a dispute.’

‘Fast, careful/accurate. Easy to communicate with. Looks to the whole picture when giving advice.’

Key clients

City of Stockholm

Ports of Gotland

Stockholm Exergi AB

Ellevio AB

Swedish Transport Administration

Atrium Ljungberg AB

Sweco AB

Ports of Stockholm

Lunds Kommun

Ports of Gothenburg

City of Gothenburg

OX2 Vind

(OX2 Construction)

Moderna Försäkringar

JSB Construction

Tage & Söner

Region Blekinge

Work highlights

  • Assisted Volvo with preliminary studies for procurement for the “World of Volvo” adventure centre/museum.
  • Assisted the Municipality of Luleå with the drafting of contracts and procurement provisions of Östra länken 2.
  • Assisted Atrium Ljungberg with legal advice regarding agreements concerning the Life City Project.

Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton Advokat KB

Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton’s legal team has extensive experience in drafting and negotiating construction and consultancy contracts. Nicklas Björklund, who heads up the team, advises on large and complex commercial projects, and has expertise in litigation and arbitration proceedings. Co-head Mattias Wittgren handles construction disputes concerning large shopping malls, infrastructure projects and installations.

Other key lawyers:

Marcus Munk 

Testimonials

‘Mattias Wittgren is highly skilled in construction law and very pragmatic and business focused. He is also easy to reach and always in a good mood.’

‘In general a very skilled staff . The firm has genuine practical knowledge from sites and disputes. The firm has a very open atmosphere and is keen to listen to the needs of their clients. Lot of experience to work with disputes. Works in small teams however, they add personnel when it is necessary. Very skilled at what is going to work and not work theory vs practice.’

‘ Mattias Wittgren is very skilled and experienced. Not just in law, also in terms of how it works within a project.’

‘In depth knowledge of construction law with relevant experience.’

‘Marcus Munk is our main point of contact and Marcus has shown thorough knowledge in construction law and has come up with creative solutions and relevant advice.’

‘The practice has a very wide spread of strength, competence and experience. The team they build is always very strong and consists of highly skilled professionals in different legal areas. They have all the competence they need within the company and the seniors are among the best in Sweden. They are very good at construction contract law and they also have a very good knowledge of the market and what the companies on the market. They know from the start what difficulties you may face during both the process to make a business agreement and how to make the contract documents as good as possible.’

‘Nicklas Björklund is among the best lawyers in Sweden and his team is considered very competent and have the best experience and knowledge you can get.’

‘The team’s strengths and their attention to detail, the ability to quickly provide responses to aid and support business critical decisions. The skills and innovations sit firmly with the personnel employed with Kilpatrick Townsend at their Stockholm office.’

Key clients

Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield

Norrtälje kommun (Norrtälje municipality)

Armada Fastigheter

Skolfastigheter i Stockholm

Midroc

Genova Property Group

Rover Alcisa Sweden

Nordic Railway Construction Sverige AB

YIT Sverige AB

Akademiska Hus

Comsa

Subterra (SBT Sweden AB)

Forenom

Nyfosa

Coor Service Management

Campus Roslagen

Infrakraft AB

AMF Pensionsförsäkring/Fastigheter AB

Intea Fastigheter AB

Komatsu Forest AB

Torrescamara

Tornberget Fastighetsförvaltning

AB Gavlegårdarna

Work highlights

  • Advised AMF Pensionsförsäkring and AMF Fastigheter on construction law issues including Urban Escape Stockholm.
  • Assisted Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield with the Mall of Scandinavia project in a dispute against the constructor which is one of the largest construction disputes in Sweden.
  • Advised Swedish Construction Clients’ Forum, an organisation representing the majority of construction clients, on what is the largest industrial sector in Sweden.

Setterwalls

Setterwalls handles complex issues across the full spectrum of construction law, including disputes, construction contracts, projects, and developments. The firm covers clients from all corners of the construction industry such as developers, construction companies, real estate investment funds, and energy and utility providers. The team is led by Henrik Trölle, who focuses on contract negotiations and dispute resolution in court and arbitration tribunals as both counsel and arbitrator. The team is also co-headed by Hans Dahlberg Kolga, who is experienced in contract work and construction disputes, and Erik Svedlund, who assists companies in the real estate industry.

Testimonials

‘Very dedicated team which operates in a structured way. The practice has a typical Scandinavian approach being pleasant but direct and professional at the same time.’

‘Hans Dahlberg Kolga made a good impression and blended into the project cooperation in a very professional way. Took lead of the open questions and answers within competences and was able to assist the project to the very end reaching the success, timeline and expected goals.’

‘The Team is very useable with good client knowledge and provides a good cooperative environment.’

‘Henrik Trölle is knowledgeable, with very good understanding of client and business needs.’

Key clients

NCC Sverige AB

Strängbetong/Consolis

Per Aarsleff A/S

Svenska Kraftnät AB

Borås Energi och Miljö AB

Bravida Sverige AB

VBA Syd AB

RGS Nordic AB

Emil Lundgren AB

AB Sydsten

Arise AB

Hilti Sverige AB

Svevia AB

Magnolia

Riksbyggen ekonomisk förening

Coop Logistik AB

Samuelssons Tak AB

Aberdeen Asset Management

Serneke Group

Wästbygg AB

Work highlights

  • Represented NCC in an arbitration against BillerudKorsnäs Sweden AB.
  • Represented Serneke in creating a joint venture in relation to what will be the highest skyscraper in the Nordics – the Karlatornet Project in Gothenburg.
  • Advised Coop Logistik AB on new fully automated high-bay storage warehouse construction project at Eskilstuna Logistik park.

Advokatfirman Vinge

Advokatfirman Vinge‘s rapidly growing construction practice is retained by a mix of property owners and construction companies for advice on both contentious and non-contentious issues. With a wide geographical footprint (co-heads Robert Deli, Anders Forkman and Assur Badur sit in Gothenburg, Skåne and Stockholm respectively), the group assists with all phases of construction projects, from planning and financing issues to long-tail litigation and arbitration proceedings. Daniel Prawitz recently joined from an in-house role, while international arbitration expert Daniel McKiernan joined from Skanska.

Other key lawyers:

Daniel Prawitz; Daniel McKiernan

Testimonials

‘Robert Deli at Vinge demonstrates excellent skills in the field and we are also impressed by his litigation skills.’

‘The team serve us with legal advice in an efficient and professional way. The team responds quickly and delivers on time with margin.’

‘Robert Deli is an excellent adviser when negotiating large and complex contracts. Robert and his team is very easy to work with and delivers value for the projects.’

‘The Construction team, led by Robert Deli, at Advokatfirman Vinge has a high level of competence and collaborates in an effective way, which results in fast and qualitative advice to their clients.’

‘Robert Deli and his team have handled a large and complex dispute in a dedicated and efficient manner.’

‘Robert Deli – great professional with a strong commercial mindset, who not only provides excellent legal advice but with integrity.’

‘Robert Deli is highly skilled in property law and construction law. He stands out in his ability to grasp a legal problem, explain it to and extract the relevant input from other persons and areas of expertise. He is also very skilled in strategic advice and making the client feel secure.’

‘Very personable, explained first the detailed and correct legal terminology, and then explained it in laymen’s terms to ensure all relevant parties understood the clauses and amendments that were being discussed.’

Key clients

Skanska AB

Brick Advokat KB

Brick Advokat KB has extensive expertise in construction law and real estate law including reviewing and drafting contracts. The firm covers the construction and consulting industry, acting for installation companies, subcontractors and technical consultants, developers, investors, suppliers, and property owners. It also represents state-owned companies and public organisations. Liselott Fröstad, who heads up the team, specialises in contract drafting, construction law and public procurement mandates.

Practice head(s):

Liselott Fröstad

Testimonials

‘Quick response time for our problems and questions and a good way of driving the process forward.’

‘Liselott Fröstad has deep knowledge in the area and always shows that she is available to help.’

‘Very experienced within the field and industry. Commercially usable advice. High client attention. High partner attention.’

Key clients

Itinera S.p.A

Omexom / Eitech Engineering AB

Heving & Hägglund AB

Byggmästargruppen i Stockholm BMG AB

BTH Bygg AB NoAxians ICT AB

TK Elevator Sweden AB

Bogfelts Installation och Entreprenad AB

Goodtech Environmental Solution AB

Terranor AB

Lule Building Services AB

Advokatfirman Cederquist KB

Advokatfirman Cederquist KB represents local and foreign construction companies in both contentious and non-contentious matters related to construction. The team has its focus on real estate M&A and dispute resolution alongside vast experience in handling a large variety of non-contentious construction matters, such as advising on drafting construction contracts, and supporting and monitoring progress throughout projects. The team is led by Fredrik Forssman, who handles litigation and arbitration proceedings for domestic and international construction companies.

Practice head(s):

Fredrik Forssman

Other key lawyers:

Erik Wernberg 

Testimonials

‘The team at Cederquist is one of the best and most experienced on construction disputes. They have the capability to handle several large and complex disputes.’

‘Partner Fredrik Forssman is in my opinion the number one construction dispute lawyer in Sweden. Years of experience and deep knowledge of construction projects at all levels and of all kinds.’

‘Erik Wernberg is well-known for his excellent legal analysis and for never leaving any stones unturned. Very ambitious and dedicated.’

Key clients

Atkins Sverige AB

DE Advokatbyrå AB

DE Advokatbyrå AB offers a wide range of services to clients on across construction, real estate and dispute resolution mandates and regularly acts for the employers of the construction contracts. The firm assists with building permit processes, negotiations and the formation of tender documents including contracts with contractors and consultants. Daniel Ericsson advises clients on the procurement of contractors and consultants, the management of building projects and construction disputes.

Practice head(s):

Daniel Ericsson

Other key lawyers:

Mathilda Blom

Testimonials

‘Daniel Ericsson is one of the top construction lawyers in Sweden, being both very knowledgeable, business minded and easy to work with.’

‘Vast knowledge and give advice in a clear and consist manner.’

‘Proactive and also giving valuable strategic advice.’

‘The team at DE Advokatbyrå has a very high level of service. Always easy to get in contact with and quick to help you with your questions.’

‘Good understanding for the business and challenges with complex constructions.’

‘Daniel Ericsson has lengthy experience and is very “hands on”. He has a unique quality to see what is coming down the road. He gives excellent advice and great value for work done.’

‘Daniel Ericsson is extremely well orientated in construction law and also has a very good knowledge in construction business.’

‘Daniel Ericsson is outstanding.’

Key clients

Wallenstam AB

Aspelin-Ramm Fastigheter AB

Ikano Bostad AB

Fastighets AB Balder

Holdingaktiebolaget Knut Hansson

Inhouse Tech Göteborg AB

Elof Hansson Fastigheter AB

Bror Johansson & CO AB

Stiftelsen Chalmers studenthem

Hannes Snellman

Hannes Snellman provides legal advice on all stages of construction projects, ranging from tender procedures to construction disputes. The team is experienced in handling a wide range of projects, including office and residential developments, infrastructure projects, energy-related construction projects, sport complex construction work, and hotel projects. Martin Rifall leads the team and focuses on construction disputes, acting as counsel for employers and contractors in large national and international construction projects.

Practice head(s):

Martin Rifall 

Other key lawyers:

Pontus Ewerlöf; Martin Rifall 

Testimonials

‘High availability, proven capability, excellent co-working internally and externally, very good client handling, trust based relationship.’

‘Martin Rifall has a very high level of knowledge in the construction industry, which in combination with his excellent legal knowledge means that he has the ability to look at problems from both a technical and legal angle and based on this provide advice in a simple and concise way. Martin is always available and fast in his deliveries. Its a pleasure to have Martin working in your team.’

‘Pontus Ewerlöf has lengthy experience and excellent knowledge in dispute resolution, which makes him a reliable partner in arbitration and other judicial proceedings. Pontus is always available and is fast in their deliveries. With Pontus, you can always feel confident that, based on the conditions, he does his utmost to ensure that you as a client get as good a strategic position as possible.’

‘Personal relationship, efficient, clear.’

Key clients

SSM Bygg & Fastighets AB

AB Iskra

NB

Advokatfirman Lindahl KB

The construction practice group of Advokatfirman Lindahl KB offers a wide range of services to the clients in the construction, TMT, IP, private equity, energy, and life science industries. The firm has a strong hold in construction and property law. Anders Eriksson, who leads the team, focuses on civil court litigation and arbitration. Robert Jukic Karlsson and Johan Tollgerdt are other key contacts, and Annika Andersson was promoted to the partnership in 2021.

Practice head(s):

Anders Eriksson

Testimonials

‘Anders Eriksson has a very good eye for how to approach legal matters in the ongoing operations in complex construction projects.’

‘Always accessible, as a client you get fast replies and good service. Experts within relevant fields and very reliable. A modern law firm.’

‘The company has component team members in every area we needed. They are happy to help anytime you need and very flexible according to our needs, time expectations etc.’

‘Reliable and engaged.’

‘The service is outstanding, and their knowledge is great.’

Key clients

Municipality of Malmö

Ystad Harbour (Municipality of Ystad)

Municipality of Vellinge

Municipality of Trelleborg

MKB Fastighets AB

Acrinova AB

Burlövs Bostäder AB

Heimstaden AB

AGN Haga AB

ICA Fastigheter AB

Bravida Sverige AB

Municipality of Helsingborg

AB Helsingborgshem

Forsmark Kraftgrupp AB

Ringhals AB

Work highlights

  • Advised Ystad Harbour (Municipality of Ystad) on the construction law matters for the new harbour projects in the country.
  • Advised MKB Fastighets AB on all new construction projects for several new apartment buildings.
  • Advised MKB Fastighets AB on all new construction projects for several new apartment buildings.

MAQS Advokatbyrå

MAQS Advokatbyrå represents clients at all stages of construction projects, including the procurement process, contractual negotiations, liability issues, and disputes. It provides advice to employers, contractors, technical consultants, and construction coordinators on all construction-related matters. The team is led by Erik Kjaer, who focuses on large-scale construction disputes at a national and international level. Erik Palmgren is the other key contact.

Practice head(s):

Erik Kjaer 

Other key lawyers:

Erik Palmgren

Testimonials

‘MAQS has a strong team with edge and competence within construction law.’

‘Erik Kjaer has impressed us a lot. He understands our business, he’s quick to grasp our questions/positions and he always provides excellent support. Erik is also very accurate and pleasant to work with.’

Key clients

Erlandsson Holding AB

Serneke Group AB

Stanley Security Sweden AB

Boskalis N.V

Assemblin Sverige AB

RO-Gruppen AB

Billströmmer Riemer Andersson Bygg AB

Circle K Sweden AB

AstraZeneca AB

Oljibe AB

Blue Wall Construction AB

F.O. Peterson & Söner Byggnads AB

Wästbygg AB

BESAB AB

JÅLAB AB

Okidoki Arkitekter AB

Eksjöhus AB

Work highlights

  • Assisted Serneke Group AB with the ongoing €1.3bn Karlatornet project which will include the tallest building in the Nordic Region.
  • Represented BRA Bygg AB in contract negotiations and contract drafting for the erection of Volvo’s new experience centre in the central part of Gothenburg.
  • Assisted Stanley Security Sweden AB with a dispute concerning the installation of security systems for a new build forensic psychiatric institution.

White & Case Advokat AB

White & Case Advokat AB’s team provides advice on the full range of construction projects, including power plants, highways, airports, gas refineries, hospitals, commercial developments, residential projects, sports arenas, and joint ventures. The team assists with the drafting and reviewing of construction agreements and focuses on arbitration and construction litigation proceedings. Practice head Anders Reldén has extensive expertise in international and domestic commercial arbitration and litigation in the construction sector.

Practice head(s):

Anders Reldén

Other key lawyers:

Niklas Helmer

Testimonials

‘They are very good in the field of construction. They are very responsive to the client’s wishes.’

‘I have worked with the lawyers Anders Reldén and Rasmus Lüning. They are very nice and very skilled in the fields construction and dispute resolution.’

‘The A team.’ 

Key clients

NCC Sverige AB

Peab Sverige AB

Skanska Sverige AB

Trygg-Hansa Försäkring filial

Svevia AB

Work highlights

  • Represented NCC Sverige AB in a dispute with Ludvika kommun (the Municipality of Ludvika) over claims under a construction contract for the laying of a water supply line.
  • Represented Serneke Sverige AB in litigation proceedings against municipal real estate company Upplands-BroHus over claims under a construction agreement for the construction of several apartment buildings.

Wimert Lundgren Advokatbyrå

Boutique firm Wimert Lundgren Advokatbyrå has extensive experience in providing advice on technical, commercial and civil engineering projects. The firm assists clients with all the phases of construction projects, from pre-tender advice to project support and drafting contracts. The team is led by the duo of Anders Wimert, who focuses on dispute resolution and arbitration proceedings, and Jens Lundgren, who has expertise in procurement strategies and contract structures.

Practice head(s):

Anders Wimert; Jens Lundgren 

Other key lawyers:

Adam Larsson 

Testimonials

‘Wimert Lundgren Advokatbyrå AB is proactive and dedicated to their clients. Their knowledge of Swedish Construction law and standard form contracts is excellent. They can provide legal and contract advice in an understandable way so that clients can fully grasp and understand given situations.’

‘In my personal opinion, Wimert Lundgren Advokatbyrå AB spans the gaps of not only been an excellent legal firm to engage with, but are project partners vested in the best interests of their clients.’

‘They are proactive and responsive, which is an important facet in the construction industry. They provide advice in a very understandable way so that clarity is achieved on given matters. They are hard working, diligent and always available to discuss matters.’

‘Highly specialised with unbeatable understanding for our business.’

‘Anders Wimert – Remarkable industry knowledge. Honest and straightforward advice. Adam Larsson – Extraordinary lawyer; successively getting more and more experience of construction industry.’

Key clients

Implenia Sverige AB

Züblin Scandinavia AB

STRABAG Sverige AB

Svevia AB

Rikshem AB

Samhällsbyggnadsbolaget i Norden AB

Nordr Sverige AB

Advokatfirman Delphi

The construction team of Advokatfirman Delphi provides legal advice on all issues involving property developments, building and civil engineering works, building services, construction issues, and real estate projects. The firm covers litigation across construction, public procurement, environmental and real estate matters and acts for both private companies and public entities in non-contentious work. The team is led by Oskar Frankki, who assists clients with negotiating and drafting contracts.

Practice head(s):

Oskar Frankki

Testimonials

‘They give us a complete package of solutions to our problems, not only legal but also transforming knowledge in our organisation.’

‘They have a high service level and always trying to help us very soon after contact. They have also high quality in there knowledge about our issues and problems.’

Key clients

HSB Skåne ek för

Billström Riemer Andersson AB

Skandia Fastigheter

Telge Nät AB

Fondamentor Fastigheter AB

Zengun AB

Municipality of Mjölby

Geely Autogroup

Municipality of Norrköping

Hökerum Bygg AB

Work highlights

  • Assisted Geely Autogroup with the establishment of Geely Innovation Centre in Gothenburg, through a new customised building.

Hellström Law

The construction team of Hellström Law represents smaller construction companies, contractors, consultants and public clients. The team is led by the trio of Fredrik Berg, Gustaf Cedershiöld and Krister Lindgren.

Testimonials

‘They are incredibly knowledgeable and always show up at short notice regardless of time.’

‘Krister is always reachable and if he can’t respond immediately you always get a call back. And his knowledge is what stands out among others.’

‘Deep knowledge and experience from the construction business. Ability to understand our business and hence advice is provided in the most efficient way.’

‘Drive, engagement, experience and knowledge, ability to make us understand legal issues and adapt this to our business.’

‘Fast help and high competence.’

‘Broad knowledge and long experience.’

‘High availability, high engagement, pragmatic, service minded.’

Magnusson Sweden

Magnusson Advokatbyrå provides advice on all aspects of construction and infrastructure projects, including procurement, planning, project execution, consultancy agreement, contracting, and dispute resolution mandates. The firm has expertise in construction project counselling and construction-related dispute resolution matters. The team is led by Mårten Tagaeus, who handles all construction elements of procurement processes, sets up contracting structures for construction projects, and drafts and negotiates contracts.

Practice head(s):

Mårten Tagaeus

Other key lawyers:

Carl Cronqvist

Testimonials

‘The team is competent, dedicated and tireless. They help us a lot with a firm hand and good advice.’

‘Carl Cronqvist and Mårten Tageus act as a good team.’

Key clients

Aktiebolaget Tingstad Papper

Park- och Naturförvaltningen, City of Gothenburg

Älvstranden Utveckling AB/ Södra Älvstranden Utveckling

KB Smörkallen (Kjellberg och Möller AB)

Wallhamn AB

Trafikkontoret, City of Gothenburg

Göteborgs Egnahems AB

Varbergs Bostads AB

Work highlights

  • Assisted Wallhamn AB with the major project of the renovation and refurbishment of quays in the commercial port at Vallhamn, Tjörn.
  • Assisted Park- och Naturförvaltningen with a dispute with Sweco regarding liability due to changed information in the procurement documents concerning the renovation and refurbishment of a quay in Gothenburg.
  • Assisted Södra Älvstranden Utveckling AB with the construction of a new mixed-use district to be built on an artificial peninsula in Gothenburg, “Masthuggskajen”.

Morris Law

Morris Law provides advice on real estate and construction issues, including real estate transactions, project development work, joint ventures, construction projects, environmental issues, land parcelling work, detail planning mandates, building permits and infringement issues. The team is led by Andréa Dahrén, who has extensive experience in real estate and property law and primarily focus on property developments.

Practice head(s):

Andréa Dahrén

Other key lawyers:

Jonas Du Rietz

Testimonials

‘The Morris Law team really wishes to understand and support the business. They understand your point of view and do their upmost to give you proper advice. Not making things more difficult if not needed but also pointing out if there is more to consider.’

‘Jonas Du Rietz’s main expertise is real estate law and he has a thorough general understanding of law that makes him valuable as a contact person for the different legal topics that we encounter.’

Key clients

SEB Investment Management AB

Nordstans samfällighetsförening

K21 Entreprenad AB

The Carlyle Group (CEREP fund)

Ramirent AB

Capio

Selbergs Entreprenad i Umeå AB

Estea Forskaren Holdco

DEN Sweden AB

Allego Sweden AB

White Arkitekter AB

Work highlights

  • Assisted SEB Investment Management AB with the launch of the new real estate fund “SEB Arkadia Bostad”.
  • Assisted Nordstans samfällighetsförening with the development of Nordstan, one of Sweden’s leading shopping centres.
  • Assisted Ramirent AB with its involvement in the extension of Stockholm’s overground rail road services.

NORDIA Law

NORDIA Law’s construction team has built a strong reputation for its expertise in dispute resolution and litigation within the construction sector. The team provides advice on complicated tort disputes arising out of the designing, engineering, planning, and management of large construction projects. The team is led by the duo of Per Sjödin and Mikaela Kempe Bergner, who regularly act as advisers and litigators for leading technical consulting and engineering consulting businesses.

Testimonials

‘An agile and business oriented team.’

‘I have had most contact with Per Sjödin and Mikaela Kempe Bergner. They are outstanding to work with. They are the most competent lawyers in Construction. They are highly professional and possess great knowledge in Construction. They are highly responsive to the client’s wishes and always provide specific advice regarding how to proceed.’

‘Per Sjödin and Mikaela Kempe Bergner have excellent knowledge in construction, especially construction disputes and have secured several great outcomes in disputes for us.’

‘Per Sjödin has great knowledge, always knows the case very well in detail and is an excellent negotiator and also great in court. Highly recommended.’

‘Per Sjödin is probably the best lawyer in Sweden when it comes to construction law. Not only is he very knowledgeable when it comes to the law and market practice but he is also very good at reading his opponents. Mikaela Kempe Bergner is not far behind.’

‘The partner Per Sjödin is an exceptional lawyer. His knowledge and legal advice are outstanding within this area of law.’

Key clients

Länsförsäkringar Sak AB

WSP Sverige AB

Moderna Försäkringar

Tyréns AB

Sweco Civil AB (merged into Sweco Sverige AB)

Sweco Structure AB (merged into Sweco Sverige AB)

Sweco Environment AB (merged into Sweco Sverige AB)

Sweco Systems AB (merged into Sweco Sverige AB)

Sweco AB (merged into Sweco Sverige AB)

Sweco Architects AB (merged into Sweco Sverige AB)

Bjerking AB

Länsförsäkringar Uppsala

AFRY AB

AIG Insurance

ÅF Sandell Sandberg Arkitekter AB

Work highlights

  • Represented Sweco Structures AB in a SEK50m construction dispute against the contractor NCC Construction Sverige AB.
  • Represented Sweco Civil AB in a SEK30m construction dispute against the contractor and developer The Swedish Transport Administration.
  • Represented Sweco Civil AB in a construction dispute against the contractor and developer Riksbyggen Ekonomisk förening.

Wistrand

The sizable real estate team of Wistrand assists with the planning, structuring and realisation of large building projects, commercial buildings, and residential blocks. The team advises on the purchase of land, planning issues, the development of agreements with municipalities, construction agreements and transfer agreements. Eilert Andersson co-heads the practice along with Jan Alexanderson, who advises on tenancy and construction law.

Testimonials

‘High level of service with ability to provide legal support in different fields of expertise.’

‘Eilert Andersson is openminded in his reasoning around different incentives, positions and arguments, giving him a non-bias credibility that is very valuable to a client.’

‘Legal experts with creative minds. Extremely useful/successful in property related activities in particular complicated issues in relation to the politically controlled public sector.’

‘Jan Alexanderson is always there and makes sure that all aspects of important issues are looked into. He has a very good sense for looking around the corner.’

Key clients

Eknö Hemman

Nordic Gas Solution

Praktikertjänst Fastigheter

Sigtunahem

Alma Property Partners

Kicks

Stockholm Chamber of Commerce

Strawberry Properties AB

Nordic Choice Hotels

Castellum Aktiebolag

Aarsleff Ground Engineering AB

Carlbergs i Göteborg AB

Work highlights

  • Advised Alma Property Partners on a property development establishing a new shopping centre in Sollentuna, a suburb of Stockholm.
  • Assisted Takura AB with its rental agreement for new premises. The agreement includes tenancy law as well as complicated construction issues.
  • Assisted Strawberry Properties AB with matters related to property development and construction, development of Quality Hotell Friends in Solna, a suburb of Stockholm.