Adv Ola Grahn > Setterwalls > Malmo, Sweden > Lawyer Profile

PO BOX 4501
203 20 MALMÖ

Work Department

Equity Capital Markets, Corporate law, Mergers & Acquisitions, M&A



Ola Grahn has worked at corporate law firms since 2002, and he mainly works with company law, mergers and acquisitions and equity capital markets.

Ola is responsible for the corporate law, capital markets and M&A team at the Malmö office. He has particular experience from venture capital transactions, and assists both venture capital firms and entrepreneurs in conjunction with fundraisings.

Ola also assists clients with equity capital markets and company law advice in connection with IPOs, new issues and incentive schemes. In addition to his work within his specialist areas, he also provides advice on general corporate and commercial law matters to a number of clients within different industries. Within this area, he assists on the drafting, review and negotiation of a range of different commercial agreements such as distribution agreements and supply agreements.

Since almost ten years, Ola also has lectured every semester on the in-depth course in company law at Lund University.


2003- Setterwalls
2002, Hammarskiöld & Co. law firm, Stockholm


Swedish, English


Swedish Bar Association


2002, University of Lund (Bs.S.)
2002, University of Lund (LL.M

Lawyer Rankings

Sweden > Commercial, corporate and M&A

Setterwalls’ corporate and M&A practice group, jointly led by Anders Söderlind in Stockholm, Anders Holmgren in Gothenburg, and Ola Grahn in Malmö, is regularly involved in major domestic, regional, and international transactions. Söderlind specialises in private equity and private M&A, particularly in the technology and finance sectors. Holmgren is best known for advising Swedish and international clients in high-tech sectors, including the gaming space. Veteran commercial lawyer Johan Hallén offers considerable expertise in commercial contracts.

Sweden > Capital markets

Setterwalls’ capital markets group focuses on handling equity matters for issuers as well as advising on major main market IPOs. The team is particularly well known for advising clients in the life sciences and pharmaceuticals sectors and also has a strong presence in the real estate and energy industries. Marcus Nivinger and Ola Grahn jointly lead the practice. Senior associate Axel Helle’s broad practice covers IPOs, private placements, capital raisings, and regulatory issues.