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 > Shipping

Setterwalls fields a robust maritime and transport law group, which features practice head Åke Fors, Martin Sandgren and associate Samuel Pihl. The group is particularly active in shipping insurance mandates, including representing international P&I clubs in cargo claims and disputes. Recent corporate mandates included advising on joint ventures and company mergers; the team also handled ship financing matters, registrations, transport agreements and sales.

Sweden > Energy

As a prominent name in the wind power sector (with clients including producers, investors and suppliers), Setterwalls’ energy team also receives a stream of mandates involving biofuel, battery storage, district heating and other renewable energy projects. Co-head Jonas Frii routinely advises on project financings and acquisitions, while co-heads Tove Andersson and Anders Linnerborg are key partners for environmental and regulatory issues. The practice also handles high-stakes energy-related arbitration proceedings, including compensation disputes in the hydropower sector. Co-head Martin Sandgren is the primary contact for nuclear power decommissioning work.