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MAQS Advokatbyrå

ÖSTRA HAMNGATAN 24, PO BOX 119 18, 404 39 GOTHENBURG, SWEDEN
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Work +46 31 10 20 30
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Fax +46 31 10 20 40
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www.maqs.com
Gothenburg, Malmo, Stockholm

Sweden

Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 5

MAQS Advokatbyrå

MAQS Advokatbyrå handles M&A, private equity deals and joint ventures across a wide range of industries including the technology, financial and energy sectors. Mikael Kowal assisted the owners of the four Elektro-Centralen companies in its sale to Instalco; Jonas Blomquist is also a key contact. Maria Norrman, Jürgen Conzen and Clarissa Fröberg joined the recently established Walthon Advokater, and Jens André departed to Eversheds Advokatbyrå AB (a member of Eversheds Sutherland).

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Construction
Construction - ranked: tier 4

MAQS Advokatbyrå

Jointly led by Erik Kjaer and Ola JönssonMAQS Advokatbyrå's department handles a wide range of construction matters including procurement processes, contractual negotiations and litigation, in which it is active on the purchaser and contractor sides. Highlights included representing Serneke Group in a dispute against Grundmaren Group relating to its purchase of construction company Värmdö Bygg. Martin Rifall joined Hannes Snellman in 2019.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 5

MAQS Advokatbyrå

Björn Goldman heads up the group at MAQS Advokatbyrå, which handles commercial, IP and construction-related disputes. Other team members include Fredrik Iverström and Erik KjaerPontus Ewerlöf and Martin Rifall joined Hannes Snellman in 2019.

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EU and competition
EU and competition - ranked: tier 5

MAQS Advokatbyrå

MAQS Advokatbyrå has notable experience in the automotive, healthcare and consumer goods sectors and regularly assists clients involved in investigations. Practice head Mikael Åström advised 3M on various competition matters including dominance issues, pricing work and rebate structures; other clients include AcadeMedia, SCA Hygiene and SCA Forest. Senior associate Cecilia Rossing is also noted.

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Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 3

MAQS Advokatbyrå

MAQS Advokatbyrå's team has notable expertise in the retail, consumer, automotive and pharmaceuticals sectors. The highly experienced Lars Lövgren and Mats Nilsson jointly lead the practice from Gothenburg and Malmö respectively; Nilsson represented a fabric developer in fraud and wrongful representation claims against its former CEO. Other clients inlcude 3M, the University of Gothenburg and KGH Customs Services. Torbjörn Lindmark joined Eversheds Sutherland in 2019.

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Environment
Environment - ranked: tier 3

MAQS Advokatbyrå

Magdalena Persson at MAQS Advokatbyrå is experienced in the administrative and civil law aspects of environmental legislation; she recently represented the municipality of Östersund in a case involving environmental damages. Senior associate Christina Rydell Ahlström is also well versed in environmental law.

Leading individuals

Magdalena Persson - MAQS Advokatbyrå

Next generation lawyers

Christina Rydell Ahlström - MAQS Advokatbyrå

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Insolvency
Insolvency - ranked: tier 3

MAQS Advokatbyrå

The department at MAQS Advokatbyrå fields practitioners who act as bankruptcy trustees, reorganisation administrators and liquidators for its clients. The highly experienced Jörgen Estving assists with insolvency and credit security issues; bankruptcy expert Bo Ransnäs and Mats Romell are also key members of the team.

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Intellectual property and media
Intellectual property and media - ranked: tier 4

MAQS Advokatbyrå

MAQS Advokatbyrå's practice is led by Christina Berggren and David Berggren in Gothenburg and Malmö respectively and covers trade mark, copyright protection, marketing and patent matters. Recent work included acting for Volvo in two opposition proceedings against a Finnish company's trade mark registrations for wheel designs. Monique Wadsted joined Bird & Bird in 2019.

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Real estate
Real estate - ranked: tier 4

MAQS Advokatbyrå

MAQS Advokatbyrå's client roster includes investment funds, property owners and corporations, which the group advises on real estate transactions. The highly experienced Jessica Svantesson recently advised Wenaasgruppen on its acquisition of a property at Stockholm Arlanda Airport from Swedavia. Malmö-based Magnus Bengtsson is also noted, and Patric Olofsson left for Setterwalls in 2019.

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Tax
Tax - ranked: tier 4

MAQS Advokatbyrå

MAQS Advokatbyrå's tax practice is led by Lars Odinge and Krister Hjelmstedt in Gothenburg and Malmö respectively. The group assists the firm's corporate team with tax issues in wider transactions and restructurings, and also handles tax planning matters, double taxation agreements and incentive schemes.

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