Adv Martin Sandgren > Setterwalls > Stockholm, Sweden > Lawyer Profile

PO BOX 1050

Work Department

M&A, Energy and infrastructure, Transport



I have experience from advising in private and public transactions, such as IPOs, public takeovers, rights issues, private placements and mergers and acquisitions within a broad range of sectors since 2002.

I focus on securities law, mergers and acquisitions and company law and is part of Setterwalls’ specialist groups in these practice areas. I regularly advise listed companies and other companies on securities law and corporate law matters.


2019 –           Setterwalls, Partner
2014 – 2019  Ince, London, Partner
2010 – 2014  Siemens Wind Power, Head of Legal
2008 – 2009  Kromann Reumert, Copenhagen
2002 – 2008  Weil Gothal & Manges, London


English, Danish, French and Italian


International Bar Association, Swedish Bar Association


2002             New York University, LL.M.
2001             University of Stockholm, LL.M.

Lawyer Rankings

Sweden > Energy

The ‘fantastic’ team at Setterwalls provides ‘razor-sharp legal advice with ease’, leveraging its ‘deep industry experience in relation to all aspects of renewable energy projects’, particularly wind energy matters including permitting work and environmental issues. Beyond wind, the group also has experience in biofuel, battery storage, district heating, nuclear, solar and hydroelectricity mandates. In Malmö, transactional specialist Jonas Frii and environmental expert Tove Andersson lead the practice alongside Martin Sandgren in Stockholm, who is a key contact for international energy and infrastructure projects.

Sweden > Shipping

Under the leadership of finance and insurance specialist Åke Fors, Setterwalls’ maritime and transport group stands out for its commercial experience and knowledge of shipping insurance issues, acting for a range of P&I clubs in insurance claims. Other areas of expertise include regulatory matters, transport agreements and charter parties. Håkan Fohlin is a key contact for collision cases, Martin Sandgren handles charter parties and shipbuilding and sale contracts, and associate Samuel Pihl focuses on insurance work.