Advokatfirman Delphi > Stockholm, Sweden > Firm Profile

Advokatfirman Delphi
PO BOX 1432

Sweden > IT and telecoms Tier 1

Advokatfirman Delphi‘s tech and IP practice is a stand-alone offering receiving large-scale outsourcing and digitisation instructions from a sophisticated client base. Clients of practice head Agne Lindberg, Agnes Hammarstrand and Peter Nordbeck include leading Nordic financial institutions, insurance companies and numerous public sector bodies. The group routinely advises major retailers on issues at the cross section of marketing and e-commerce law, and also e-health platforms on cloud-based security issues. Senior associate John Neway Herrman heads up the fintech offering, advising on IT contracts, regulations and other commercial matters.

Practice head(s):


‘Agnes Hammarstrand is pragmatic and gives hands-on advice, based on extensive experience.’

‘Experienced within the field.’

‘High client attention.’

‘High partner attention.’

‘I feel that they understand me and where I come from.’

‘They have a great knowledge of our business and respect me and my expertise as an in-house lawyer.’

‘The Partner I have worked with is very business-driven and quite pragmatic and he also understands the underlying politics of our company, which helps a lot.’

Key clients

Google LLC

Huawei Sweden Technologies AB

Cerner Sweden AB

Toyota Material Handling Europe AB

Afry (ÅF / Pöyry Group AB)

Primekey Solutions AB

Load Impact AB

Swedish Church


Dina Försäkring AB

Hedin Group

Eton Shirts

Peab AB

Geely Sweden Holdings AB

Sweden > Data privacy and data protection Tier 2

Advokatfirman Delphi’s data protection and privacy team handles all types of regulatory issues for financial services clients and handles the privacy aspects of procuring cloud, outsourcing and SaaS services. Peter Nordbeck, who leads the team, advises banks, insurance companies and corporations on outsourcing transactions, license agreements, and other matters in the IT sector, while co-head Agnes Hammarstrand assists major Swedish retail chains with e-commerce, digitalisation and privacy projects. Johan Engdahl is also recommended.

Practice head(s):


‘Very strong TMT practice.’

‘Agnes Hammarstrand is very responsive, hands-on and pragmatic.’

‘The practice members are responsive, pragmatic and commercial in their advice.’

‘Agnes Hammarstrand is an expert at data protection.’

‘A diverse team of lawyers well versed in both the law and the business. Truly experts in this field and amazing partners to work with.’

‘Agnes Hammarstrand is superior in the field of privacy law.’

‘Agnes Hammarstrand is pragmatic and gives hands-on advice, based on extensive experience.’

‘Great people, who are nice to be and work with.’

Key clients

Google LLC

Cerner Sweden AB

Afry (ÅF / Pöyry Group AB)


Load Impact AB

Swedish Church

PRI Pensionsgaranti

Hedin Group

Eton Shirts

Peab AB

Geely Sweden Holdings AB

Sweden > Dispute resolution Tier 2

Advokatfirman Delphi is a key name in East-West arbitration proceedings, owing to the expertise of practice co-head Sverker Bonde, newly promoted partner Polina Permyakova and Ulf Hårdeman. Ongoing mandates include a high-stakes gas pricing dispute involving multiple parallel challenges. The practice handles major disputes in the technology and telecoms sectors, while newly made-up partner Tobias Hamrin represents insurers in claims and coverage disputes. Growth segments include regulatory disputes pertaining to FDI and post-M&A litigation; senior associate Christopher Stridh assists with the latter. Gothenburg-based co-head Emil Andersson is heavily invested in commercial litigation in the aviation and manufacturing industries.

Practice head(s):

Sverker Bonde; Emil Andersson



‘Our case was both legally and financially very complex, but the Delphi team was very well designed to cope with all aspects. They drove the process very professionally to a full victory!’

‘The team leader, Sverker Bonde, showed his professional qualities and was also patient in developing our strategies and strengths. Needless to say we won the case in all aspects.’

‘The firm has a highly skilled and creative team that is highly valuable to have on your side in a dispute.’

‘Sverker Bonde heads the team in a highly skilled and efficient manner.’

‘Recovery actions against third parties have been dealt with in a very professional way.’

‘Rolf Karlsson has a high level of expertise, is well respected, service oriented and takes a pragmatic approach.’

‘Tobias Hamrin has excellent technical and industry knowledge in handling complex liability cases.’

‘Very experienced within the field.’

Key clients

Google LLC and Google Sweden

The bankruptcy estates of the SAAB Automobile Group

CMC di Ravenna

Huawei Technologies Sweden AB


Cassandra Oil

Procter & Gamble


Daloc Group

Momentum Group AB

Work highlights

  • Represented Google LLC against the Swedish Authority for privacy protection in the first Swedish litigation regarding sanction fees issued under the GDPR.
  • Represented the bankruptcy estates of the SAAB Automobile Group, the largest bankruptcy estate in Sweden in modern history, in multiple complex disputes.
  • Represented the contractor CMC di Ravenna in the ongoing litigation with the Swedish Transportation Authority concerning the Bypass Stockholm, one of the largest infrastructure projects in Sweden.

Sweden > Environment Tier 2

Fielding a specialised team that is ‘very committed, easy to get hold of and delivers on time’, Advokatfirman Delphi assists clients with environmental permits, contaminated land work, liability issues, regulatory mandates and transactional matters. Key names include Erica Nobel , Christian Härdgård, Oskar Frankki and Elisabeth Werner; Nobel and Härdgård focus on environmental permit applications, Frankki regularly advises on contaminated land issues and Werner is active in the heavy industry, infrastructure, water and energy sectors.


‘The team are highly committed to the various tasks/cases we have been involved in. They also have a very strong network of specialists, inside the bureau as well as external, that contributes in gathering the information, facts and investigations to move the cases forward. Most important is that they make all efforts required to understand our business, and the business needs, which has been vital in building up the cases in which they assist us with, almost as an “in-house” legal department which comes to assistance with very short notice when cases comes up.’

‘Erica Nobel and Christian Härdgård are very nice, fast, intelligent.’

‘At times when required, they put in more work than can be expected of them. All to achieve set goals.’

‘I would like to highlight Elisabeth Werner, who always does her utmost to guide and support current matters. I would like to highlight in particular her ability to cooperate, her legal knowledge and her excellent knowledge of the industry in which I work.’

‘I have been working exclusively with one of Delphi’s partners in my projects for a long time and she always outperforms. She has excellent to exceptionally good knowledge of the industry and the issues that my/our projects concern (environmental legislation and its application). Always available if really needed and works solution-oriented, especially in cases where priority is required.’

‘The practice is well staffed with qualified and highly service orientated individuals, always with an ear on the ground picking up what’s new in the environmental sector in general and for our part the aggregates industry in particular. The practice is of great value to our business as we, for example, require experienced and creative lawyers representing us in permit application processes in the Swedish environmental courts.’

‘Partner Elisabeth Werner is one of the lawyers with the experience and the creativity that we require. Her in-house experience from the construction and aggregates industry is very valuable to us. In addition, Elisabeth is a highly service orientated lawyer bringing sharp advice with a smile. The same qualities applies to partner Erica Nobel (Head of practice) with yet another plus in the form of Erica’s even more vast experience as an environmental lawyer.’

‘The lawyers I have been working with at Delphi are very knowledgeable in environmental law, very good at writing and finding arguments for our cause. They are also very committed, easy to get hold of and deliver on time. In addition, they are really nice. We have been working almost exclusively with Delphi for almost 20 years now.’

Key clients

HSB Skåne ek för

Oresund Heavy Industries AB

Peab Bostad AB

Sun Chemical

Swerock AB

Nordic Storage AB

Scandinavian Tank Storage AB


RGS Nordic AB

Copenhagen Malmö Port AB

SPI Miljösaneringsfond AB (SPIMFAB)

Malmö Stad

Norrköpings kommun

Work highlights

  • Advised Swerock throughout several new permit proceedings. The permit proceedings comprises several difficult legal environmental assessments, including species protection and biodiversity, remediation, groundwater drainage and transport issues.
  • Advised OHI throughout a permit process comprising several difficult legal environmental assessments, including emission of VOC (volatile organic compound) and discharges of process water.
  • Advised Sun Chemical for several years regarding a very complicated matter regarding contaminated land.

Sweden > EU and competition Tier 2

Advokatfirman Delphi is highly active in the merger control space, where it handles multi-jurisdictional transactions in sensitive sectors including the defence and pharmaceuticals industries. The practice handles both Phase I and Phase II clearances in this space. The team is also instructed on competition litigation and investigations. Practice head Elisabeth Eklund is praised as ‘outstanding’ for her work in this area, while Karin Roberts is also praised by clients and frequently acts alongside the team’s M&A practice to handle merger notifications.

Practice head(s):

Elisabeth Eklund

Other key lawyers:


‘Strong professional competencies and network of peers. Understanding of and contribution to latest legal and regulatory developments. Exceptional client focus.’

‘Elizabeth Eklund is outstanding in competition issues and supports her clients through the changing legal landscape. Karin Roberts has a strong knowledge of competition and regulatory issues facing businesses, especially in the transport and energy sectors. She is diligent and professional with a personable approach.’

‘Elizabeth Eklund has provided reliable and timely advice, showing deep understanding of the market and its specifics.’

Key clients

Huawei Technologies Sweden AB

EasyPark AB

Viatris AB

DLF Service AB

GS1 Sweden AB

NIBE Industrier AB

Lumibird SA

Södra Skogsägarna ekonomisk förening

Seafood Business for Ocean Stewardship (SeaBOS)

Google LLC

WSP Global Inc.


Nordic Transport Group A/S

Work highlights

  • Representing Huawei Sweden AB in administrative court proceedings against the Swedish Post and Telecom relating to the total ban for Huawei’s 5G network equipment and services in Sweden.
  • Assisted EasyPark in a multi-jurisdictional merger filing, without commitments, in the Netherlands, Germany and Austria, together with local counsel following an acquisition of the parking app PARK NOW from BMW and Daimler.
  • Represented Södra Skogsägarna in relation to a Phase I clearance without commitments.

Sweden > Intellectual property and media Tier 2

Advokatfirman Delphi has a broad intellectual property practice, advising clients on a range of contentious and non-contentious matters. On the advisory side, the practice is active in handling the IP aspects of corporate transactions, particularly initial public offerings, and it also provides ongoing strategic IP advice to clients. The team also represents clients in litigation relating to allegations of passing-off and infringement of trade marks and copyrights. Henrik Bengtsson leads the practice, and in addition to non-contentious work is noted for his specialisms in disputes involving trade secrets and advertising issues. Peter Skoglund predominantly handles anti-infringement cases for consumer goods and media clients, while Agnes Hammarstrand is based in Gothenberg and leads the team’s work in the e-commerce sector. Senior associate Rebecka Harding and special counsel Maria Winckler, who joined the team in March 2021, are also names to note.

Practice head(s):

Henrik Bengtsson

Other key lawyers:

Key clients

Cipla Europe NV

Procter & Gamble

Google LLC


Philip Morris


KG Knutsson

Saved by Clean


Work highlights

  • Representing Cipla Europe NV in a case regarding the alleged infringement of a purple coloured asthma inhaler which allegedly has acquired distinctiveness.
  • Representing Procter & Gamble in an advertising dispute against Philips regarding discrediting advertising campaigns for razors.
  • Representing Saved by Clean AB in an arbitration regarding a terminated agreement involving copyright and advertising law issues.

Sweden > Banking and finance Tier 3

Led by Berndt Pettersson, Advokatfirman Delphi’s banking and finance department advises Swedish and international banks and financial institutions, funds and corporate borrowers in connection with domestic and cross-border financing transactions. Focus areas include acquisition finance transactions, real estate financings and bilateral and syndicated loans. Christoffer Malmström provides associate-level assistance.

Practice head(s):

Other key lawyers:


‘Berndt Pettersson is a very good lawyer, easy to work with and business-minded. He is able to cover both the Swedish and the Finnish market since he had also practiced law in Finland. That adds credibility when working with Scandinavian parties.’

‘Berndt Pettersson is my ‘go to’ finance lawyer in Sweden. He is responsive, pragmatic and the work of him and his team is of a consistently high standard.’

‘Berndt is skilled, dedicated and likeable.’

Key clients

Svenska Handelsbanken AB

Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB

OP Corporate Bank plc

Danske Bank A/S, Danmark, Sverige filial

Nordea Bank Abp, Filial i Sverige

Swedbank AB

Modelio Equity AB

JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A.

Platinum Equity Advisors

York Capital Management UK

Work highlights

  • Advised York Capital Management UK Advisors in connection with the financing of the acquisition by York Capital Management UK Advisors of the Cennox group.
  • Advised Desenio Group AB in connection with the issuance of SEK1.1bn senior secured floating rate bonds for the purposes of, inter alia, financing Desenio Group AB’s acquisition of Poster Store Sverige AB.
  • Advised TA Associates (UK) in connection with the financing of the acquisition of a significant minority stake in DOCU Nordic.

Sweden > Capital markets Tier 3

Advokatfirman Delphi is highly active in the mid-cap capital markets segment, with practice co-heads Mats Dahlberg and Christoffer Mangelus leading on IPOs, private equity backed share offers and SPAC listings. Though mainly acting for issuers, particularly in the life sciences sector, the group is increasingly advising underwriters. The recent recruitment of specialist counsel Annika Melin Jakobsson, who brings extensive experience as a capital markets partner in numerous Big Four accounting firms, greatly enhanced the team’s knowledge of associated governance, risk management and compliance matters.

Other key lawyers:

Key clients


Verdane Capital

Standout Capital

Momentum Group


AddLife AB


Train Alliance Sweden

Netmore Group


Akelius Residential Property AB

ieye AB



Sweden > Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 3

The M&A practice at Advokatfirman Delphi has vast experience in M&A mid-cap transactions, including handling cross-border deals for international and domestic private equity funds. The firm has a key focus on the TMT, gaming, energy, infrastructure and healthcare sectors. The team is led by the duo of Mats Dahlberg, who focuses on capital markets, M&A and alternative investment work, and Christoffer Mangelus, who assists with corporate law issues, mergers, capital raisings, stock market listings and due diligence processes.

Other key lawyers:


‘Delphi’s M&A team led by David Avertsen and Rickard Isacson have the ability to keep the need to get the deal done in the forefront of their mind. They provide pragmatic, timely and efficient legal advice and project management skills.’

‘Pleasant to work with. Gives attention and are good at M&A and dispute resolution.’

‘Pragmatic and solution minds.’

Key clients

Desenio Group

Verdane Capital


Momentum Group

Adelis Equity Partners


Veolia Nordic AB

Bergman & Beving

NIBE Industrier


Kibord AS

Sweden > Insurance Tier 3

The Gothenburg-based insurance team at Advokatfirman Delphi is well known in the market for insurance-related M&A, advice around coverage and the investigation of loss, and disputes, including litigation and arbitration proceedings. Rolf Karlsson heads up the practice and is recommended for contentious matters, including the representation of clients before arbitration tribunals and in court, while Tobias Hamrin is a name to note for recourse disputes.

Practice head(s):

Rolf Karlsson; Tobias Hamrin

Other key lawyers:

Sverker Bonde


‘Good reputation, knowledge and commercial vision’.

‘Delphi is one of the most respected firms in Sweden’.

‘Rolf Karlsson has a high level of expertise and is well respected’.

‘Rolf Karlsson is service-oriented and has a pragmatic approach’.

‘Tobias Hamrin has excellent technical and industry knowledge’

‘Tobias Hamrin handles complex liability cases’.

Key clients

Sedgwick Sweden

Svenska Kommun Forsakrings AB

Crawford & Company

Sweden > Public procurement Tier 3

Advokatfirman Delphi has broad expertise in the public procurement space, acting for both suppliers and contracting authorities. The team counts both Swedish and multinational companies among its client base and advises on bids as well as review procedures. Elisabeth Eklund leads the team, which also includes Christian Härdgård and senior associate Martin Bogg.

Practice head(s):

Elisabeth Eklund


‘We have had Delphi as support for many years, in court cases and investigations. The have a broad sector knowledge and sharp minds.’

‘Delphi’s strength lies in its people. They are very service-minded and give great support in cases. For us it’s very important that we can have fast responses and quick risk management. The knowledge that Delphi brings together with the above makes them a great firm. For us Martin Bogg offers all of the above, he gives the best support and is not afraid to give his opinion.’

‘The team is highly skilled in public procurement and has a high service level. They also price their services in an acceptable manner.’

‘Martin Bogg is highly skilled.’

‘Excellent knowledge within the field. The solution of the assignment was very efficient and with great results.’

‘Christian Härdgård is very down to earth which I appreciate. He has excellent knowledge within the field. He is pragmatic and does not sell the client unnecessary work.’

‘They offer know-how in public procurement. Availability and willingness to understand our solution to our market and the world around it.’

‘Martin Bogg is a specialist in the field of public procurement and has over time built up a highly valued knowledge of the solution we bring to the market. This means we can convey the matter we need consultation on in a short time, knowing Martin already has the knowledge about the competition surrounding us.’

Key clients

Jernhusen AB

Roche AB

Lingua Communication Nordic AB

CNA Insurance Company (Europe) SA

Swedlock AB

Akademiska Hus AB

Interspiro AB

Treano Bygg AB

Municipality of Malmö

Municipality of Karlstad

Löwhagen Upphandling AB


MKB Fastighets AB

Work highlights

  • Assisted Lingua Communication Nordic AB in connection with many public procurements, including ongoing advice during the tendering phase and general public procurement guidance.
  • Assisted the state-owned real estate company Jernhusen with advice and legal research on public procurement matters in connection with Jernhusen’s real estate projects.
  • Advised the Swedish subsidiary of the multinational pharmaceuticals company Roche on participating in an international EU procurement executed by the European Commission.

Sweden > Real estate Tier 3

Advokatfirman Delphi provides full-service coverage, and has a record in transactions, developments and management issues. The firm primarily works for domestic Swedish clients, but has also supported international companies including advising Geely on the development of its Lindholmen campus in Gothenburg. Anders Hulegårdh and Stefan Lindh lead the teams in Gothenburg and Linköping, respectively. Mercedes Lennartsson Anderås joined from Advokatfirman Vinge  in 2021, and brings additional experience in commercial real estate law.

Practice head(s):

Anders Hulegårdh; Stefan Lindh

Key clients

Hökerum Bygg AB

Geely Group

Götenehus AB

Kålltorps Projektutveckling AB

Fortinova Fastigheter BA

Erik Hemberg Fastighets AB


Work highlights

  • Assisted Hökerum Bygg AB in connection with the sale of a property at Selma Lagerlöfs square in the district of Backa in Gothenburg.
  • Assisting Geely Group with the development of Geely Innovation Center at Lindholmen, Gothenburg.
  • Assisted Götenehus AB in connection with the acquisition of building rights at Samset in Jönköping.

Sweden > Construction Tier 4

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):


‘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.

Sweden > Employment Tier 4

Advokatfirman Delphi fields a strong employment practice headed up by Magnus Berterud, which undertakes transactional work including M&A and outsourcing deals. The firm provides advice to both international and domestic companies on restructurings and redundancies, trade union negotiations and the drafting of agreements.

Practice head(s):

Magnus Berterud


‘The people are invested in you as a client. I work with Delphi regarding HR-matters and my contact knows my firm completely, he know when I need support, when I can do the work myself and when to step in. Always super professional.’

‘Has been involved in the company’s HR issues in the long term. Magnus Berterud provides input and follows up on an ongoing basis. Magnus is our legal adviser but he develops and supports me in my role and has become a mentor in law related to HR.’

Delphi is a progressive law firm with respected specialists in most areas within business law. By combining deep business understanding with new, creative thinking, we can tailor our services to our clients’ needs. We provide clear advice and recommendations that are based on each client’s unique business challenge and we are a strategic partner to our clients. We pave the road forward, by challenging each other, our clients and the industry. Always aiming for our main objective ­– the best business.

The choice of business law firm is more important than ever. In an ever-changing world, clients need someone who´s committed to understanding how political, technical and social factors affect their business. We have the same strong drive for mergers and acquisitions, issues relating to banking, finance and stock markets; processes in court and arbitration, or IT, tech and intellectual property law. With us, each client gets a skilled partner with deep knowledge of their world to help make successful decisions.

We are a different law firm. We dare to think new. We dare to go our own way.

Banking and finance Berndt 709 25 25 85
Capital markets Mats 709 25 25 94
Corporate and commercial Per 709 25 25 08
Corporate and commercial Johan Hü +46 709 25 25 04
Corporate and commercial Per-Ivar 709 25 26 20
Construction Oskar +46 709 25 26 21
EU and competition Elisabeth 709 25 26 08
Employment Magnus 709 25 25 87
Employment Rebecka Thö 709 25 26 02
Environment Erica 733 80 02 25
TMT/intellectual property Agne 709 25 25 25
TMT/intellectual property Agnes 730 83 50 70
TMT/intellectual property Christopher 709 25 26 27
Intellectual property Henrik 709 25 25 16
Insolvency, restructuring Oscar 709 25 26 33
Insolvency, restructuring Mercedes Lennartsson Anderå 709 25 25 55
Life science Elisabeth 709 25 26 08
Litigation, arbitration Sverker 709 25 25 81
Litigation, arbitration Emil 709 25 25 92
M&A David 709 25 25 19
M&A Michael 709 25 25 10
M&A Christoffer 767 72 00 66
M&A Anders 709 25 26 07
Private equity David 709 25 25 19
Private equity Anders 709 25 26 07
Public Procurement Elisabeth 709 25 26 08
Emil Andersson photoMr Emil AnderssonPartner / Advokat
David Aversten photoMr David AverstenPartner whose main areas of practice include Private Equity, Mergers and Acquisitions,…
Henrik Bengtsson photoMr Henrik BengtssonPartner whose main areas of practice include Dispute Resolution and IT and…
Martin Bogg photoMr Martin BoggSenior Associate / Advokat
Sverker Bonde photoMr Sverker BondePartner and department head whose main practice area is Dispute Resolution. Sverker…
Mats Dahlberg photoMr Mats DahlbergPartner / Advokat
Stefan Erhag photoMr Stefan ErhagStefan is a partner in Delphi’s corporate group. His main areas of…
Ulf Hårdeman photoMr Ulf HårdemanPartner whose main areas of practice include Dispute Resolution, Energy and Natural…
Johan Hübner  photoMr Johan Hübner Partner whose main practice areas include Mergers and Acquisitions in the technology,…
Michael Juhlin photoMr Michael JuhlinMichael Juhlin is a Partner in the firm’s Corporate Department. He focuses…
Agne Lindberg photoMr Agne LindbergPartner whose main areas of practice include Outsourcing, Data Privacy, IT and…
Anders Lindström photoMr Anders LindströmPartner whose main areas of practice include Dispute Resolution, Mergers and Acquisitions…
Fredrik Mörner photoMr Fredrik MörnerPartner whose main areas of practice include Private Equity, Mergers and Acquisitions,…
Peter Nordbeck photoMr Peter NordbeckPartner whose main areas of practice include Outsourcing, E-commerce, IT Contracts and…
Polina Permyakova photoMs Polina PermyakovaPolina Permyakova focuses her practice on international arbitration matters. She represents clients…
Karin Roberts photoMs Karin RobertsSenior Associate / Advokat
Peter Skoglund photoMr Peter SkoglundPartner whose main areas of expertise include Anti Corruption, Dispute Resolution, EU…
Number of lawyers : 150
Number of employees : 200
World Services Group (WSG)
Contact Stockholm : Stefan Erhag (Executive Partner)
Contact Gothenburg : Annelie Liljeqvist (CEO)
Contact Malmö : Anders Jemail (Partner)
Contact Linköping : Stefan Lindh (Partner)