Mikael Wärnsby > Advokatfirman Lindahl KB > Stockholm, Sweden > Lawyer Profile

Advokatfirman Lindahl KB
Nybrogatan 17
114 39 Stockholm
Sweden
Mikael Wärnsby photo

Work Department

Energy; Compliance & Risk; Environment

Position

Partner

Mikael has a broad business law background with a key expertise in environment, energy and real estate law. He regularly advises clients on permit applications to environmental courts and other instances, particularly with respect to energy, infrastructure and water operations projects. In the energy sector he has long experience of regulatory questions and litigation concerning electricity, natural gas, oil and waste as well as matters concerning nuclear power and radiation. His practice areas also include other regulated markets including trade in energy and emission rights. He often works with management of environmental risks in conjunction with the transfer of companies and real estate. He is listed by Legal 500 and Chambers and the author of several legal articles as well as a book on energy law.

Career

2011–
Lindahl law firm

2010–2011
Skåne and Blekinge Court of Appeal

1997–2011
Mannheimer Swartling Advokatbyrå

1995–1997
Court Clerk

Languages

Swedish and English

Memberships

2000
Member of the Swedish Bar Association

Education

1995
Lund University, LL.M.

Lawyer Rankings

Sweden > Energy

Advokatfirman Lindahl KB’s ‘very service-minded’ practice is jointly led by Per-Anders Bengtsson and Per Mildner from Malmö and Helsingborg respectively; Bengtsson is a key contact for power plant projects and Mildner acts on power generation and transmission issues. Mikael Wärnsby is also active in the space, particularly regarding energy facility permitting and licensing matters. Clients include energy producers, investors, lenders, developers, manufacturers and energy suppliers.

Sweden > Environment

Advokatfirman Lindahl KB’s client roster of Swedish and foreign companies, utilities, operators and developers benefit from the firm’s expertise in the environmental elements of corporate transactions; the group is active in due diligence work, permitting issues and risk assessments related to M&A transactions. Practice head Mikael Wärnsby regularly advises on permit applications relating to infrastructure projects, Johanna Rugart focuses on power production, power transmission and industrial projects, and senior associate Sara Andersson handles contentious work.