Adv Magnus Steninger > Setterwalls > Stockholm, Sweden > Lawyer Profile

PO BOX 1050

Work Department

Real Estate Law, Construction contract law, Mergers & Acquisitions, M&A



Magnus Steninger is highly specialized within the field of real estate transactions and real estate projects.

Magnus combines legal expertise, know-how in the real estate business and a great commercial sense to ensure that our clients’ interests are always considered and taken care of.

Magnus primarily focuses his practice on assisting domestic and international clients within real estate transactions, joint ventures, housing projects and real estate law in general. He has vast experience from complex transactions, co-owned projects and shareholder negotiations. Furthermore, he has assisted clients in some of the largest real estate projects that have been executed in Sweden during the last ten years.

Acting as lead counsel in cross border transactions and within the field of fund investments is one of Magnus’s expert areas. He also advises clients on matters in relation to listings or de-listings of real property companies on the stock exchange.

Furthermore, Magnus assists clients in land parcellings, negotiations regarding lease agreements, environmental matters, development agreements, property related disputes, usufruct and easement matters.

Magnus acts as advisory board member in proptech companies and has a good insight in the Swedish proptech market, having acted as legal counsel to the first Stockholm based proptech-hub.


2013-2018MAQS Law Firm
2013Stockholm University, LL.M.
2012MAQS Law Firm, Trainee
2011Barton LLP New York, Trainee


Swedish, English


Member of the Swedish Bar Association


2010Linköping University, Commercial and Business Law

Lawyer Rankings

Sweden > Real estate

(Next Generation Partners)

Magnus Steninger – Setterwalls

Setterwalls houses a full-service real estate practice, notable for its consistent involvement in high-value real estate transactions covering matters from land developments to pension fund issues. Department head Patric Olofsson is active on high-profile matters relating to real estate, insurance, and logistics issues. Stockholm group head Jessica Schönning leads on real estate mandates for prominent Swedish public bodies including Sveriges Riksbank and SIDA, while senior associate and Malmö team head Anders Frick applies his knowledge to real estate sales and acquisitions. The firm is increasingly active at the international level, and has represented both governmental and international corporate clients. Jesper Kuschel leads the Gothenburg-based practice, and Magnus Steninger was promoted to the partnership in 2022.