Mr Johan Sidklev > Roschier > Stockholm, Sweden > Lawyer Profile

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Partner Johan Sidklev heads Roschier’s Dispute Resolution practice in Sweden. Johan is specialized in commercial dispute resolution with extensive experience from international arbitration, often concerning energy-related disputes involving parties from Russia or CIS-countries. He has acted as counsel in some of the world’s largest arbitrations seated in Stockholm, London and Paris involving oil, gas and construction matters. In the area of investment arbitration Johan has experience from arbitrator’s appointments as well as advising both private investors and various governments as counsel, inter alia in matters concerning the Energy Charter Treaty and various bilateral investment treaties.

Johan is the presiding President of the Swedish Arbitration Association (SAA) and a member of the board of the Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (SCC). He recently served on the Rules Revision Committee for the new 2017 SCC Rules. He is appointed by the Kingdom of Sweden to the ICSID Panel of Arbitrators, maintained by the World Bank. He also serves on the Legal Advisory Task Force on Investment Protection at the Energy Charter Secretariat and he is an Executive Committee Member of the Russian and CIS Arbitration Network (RCAN). Johan has been the Headmaster of the SCC/SAA Arbitrator Training Program and has been a long-standing board member of Young Arbitrators Sweden.

Johan is regularly appointed as arbitrator in both national and international disputes. He is also frequently engaged as speaker and moderator at various conferences and is lecturing on international arbitration and investment protection law at Stockholm University.

Lawyer Rankings

Sweden > Dispute resolution

(Leading individuals)

Johan SidklevRoschier

International arbitration is an area of considerable strength for Roschier’s dispute resolution practice, evidenced by the team’s defence of the Kingdom of Sweden in a headline investment treaty arbitration. Leading names in the oil and gas sector instruct practice head Johan Sidklev and Shirin Saif on multibillion-dollar commercial arbitrations and awards challenges. Rikard Wikström-Hermansen leads on international construction and infrastructure disputes, and principle associate Carl Persson regularly acts in post-M&A disputes involving listed companies.

Sweden > Energy

The energy and infrastructure group at Roschier regularly advises on transactional work in the grid and district heating fields. Practice co-head Björn Winström and Markus Olsson handle investments, divestments and power asset transactions for a roster of oil and gas companies, private equity houses and institutional investors, while co-head Johan Häger deals with all manner of energy financing arrangements. Johan Sidklev leads the energy disputes practice, which recently acted in investment arbitrations, Energy Charter Treaty proceedings and general commercial litigation for energy clients.