Mr Fredrik Olsson > Hannes Snellman > Stockholm, Sweden > Lawyer Profile

Hannes Snellman
P.O. BOX 7801

Work Department

Finance, Restructuring & Insolvency


Managing Partner


Fredrik is the Managing Partner of the Stockholm office.

Fredrik focuses on financing transactions and restructurings. He has vast experience of a wide range of finance related work, such as LBO’s, real estate financings, corporate lending and asset finance.


English, Swedish


Member of the Swedish Bar Association


Partner, Hannes Snellman, Stockholm, 2010
Specialist Partner, Hannes Snellman, Stockholm
Associate, Managing Associate, Linklaters 2002 – 2008
Analyst, KPMG Corporate Finance, Stockholm, 2000 – 2002
Master of Law, Lund University, studies completed 2000
Bachelor of Social Science, Business Administration, Lund University, studies completed 2000

Lawyer Rankings

Sweden > Banking and finance

(Hall of Fame)

Fredrik OlssonHannes Snellman

Helming Hannes Snellman‘s finance and restructuring practice, Fredrik Olsson takes the lead on high-yield transactions, LBOs, real estate financings and asset-backed lending mandates. The client roster comprises heavyweight private equity clients on the borrower side, and a number of European financial institutions on the lender side. Carolina Wahlby handles the financing of public offers and through Paula Röttorp, the practice provides a strong financial regulatory offering, covering licensing issues, payment services operations and dealings with the Swedish Financial Services Authority.

Sweden > Capital markets

Hannes Snellman fields an active capital markets practice across the debt and equity sections. For the latter, Christopher Saidac and Ola Åhman lead on IPOs, public tenders and private placements on behalf of foreign and domestic sponsors. Practice head Mattias Friberg and Fredrik Olsson handle debt-side mandates, including high-yield bond offerings, real estate-backed bonds, LBOs and green bonds for high-profile bookrunners and issuers.

Sweden > Insolvency

Hannes Snellman has a focus on representing various stakeholders in insolvencies and restructurings, such as creditors, shareholders and board members. The practitioners have backgrounds in dispute resolution, restructurings and finance issues and work in close conjunction with members of other teams, such as the M&A and employment groups, in order to handle distressed transactions at a domestic and cross-border level. Practice head Fredrik Olsson is particularly experienced in private equity related restructurings, while Ola Åhman advises management, creditors and suppliers of insolvent companies. Financing transactions are the specialty of Carolina Wahlby and Maria Orrgard.