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

PO BOX 7358

Work Department

Dispute Resolution, Corporate Compliance & Investigations


Partner Johan Sidklev, Head of Roschier’s Dispute Resolution practice, 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 investment arbitration, Johan has experience from arbitrator’s appointments, and advising both private investors and various governments as counsel, e.g., 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 a long-standing board member of Young Arbitrators Sweden.

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 > Energy

Roschier’s ‘available, friendly and professional’ team focuses on big-ticket work spanning energy sector M&A and joint venture transactions, energy disputes, greenfield projects and financing issues relating to transactions and developments. The team is also active in grid-related matters, power asset transactions and restructuring mandates. Björn Winström and Johan Sidklev jointly lead the practice and handle corporate work and contentious matters respectively. Other key names include Markus Olsson , who regularly acts for private equity clients in the energy space, and counsel Dan Hanqvist, who focuses on regulatory work.

Sweden > Dispute resolution

(Leading individuals)

Johan SidklevRoschier

Roschier handles the most complex, high-value international commercial and investment treaty disputes with arbitration being an area of strength for the firm. The team has expertise in a wide range of sectors including the construction and energy industries with a particular focus on disputes relating to gas price and gas delivery/transit issues. The department has an excellent roster of blue-chip Nordic companies including many international clients. Practice head Johan Sidklev has an impressive record in arbitrations with support from Rikard Wikström-Hermansen. Shirin Saif and Carl Persson are notable lawyers.