Firm Profile > AG Advokat > Stockholm, Sweden
AG Advokat Offices
PO BOX 3124
103 62 STOCKHOLM
AG Advokat > The Legal 500 Rankings
Construction Tier 2Construction and real estate boutique AG Advokat advises leading construction companies and housing developers on the breadth of projects. Group co-heads Håkan Bjerle, Anders Skägg and Ola Ihse handle urban regeneration projects, major developments in the energy, mining and infrastructure sectors, mixed-use developments and residential housing projects. The client roster also includes government-owned entities, which the team advises on large-scale projects including the landmark Kiruna and Malmberget urban transformation projects. Other key individuals include co-heads Johan Rosén and P-G Jönsson, who focus on construction disputes including arbitration proceedings arising from damages claims and contract terminations.
Håkan Bjerle; Johan Rosén; P-G Jönsson; Ola Ihse; Anders Skägg
‘A dedicated team which shows a lot of personal engagement.‘
‘The partners I meet always have a personal touch and I always feel that I am a unique client.‘
‘The best in Sweden regarding construction- quick, competent and confident.’
‘Ola Ihse has a personal approach with high expertise in his field and a service that stands out in the market.‘
‘The individuals are proactive, competent and available.‘
‘Outstanding service, easy to get in contact with and promptly replies to questions.‘
‘Very good at explaining the pros and cons during the decision-making process.‘
‘Håkan Bjerle always makes time for the client.‘
‘If I want the analysis of all the scenarios that could be possible in a matter, Anders Skägg always is the right person.‘
‘Efficient, communicative and understanding of our main goals and perspectives.‘
Real estate Tier 2Real estate and construction boutique AG Advokat handles high-value real estate acquisition and divestment transactions for a client roster comprising listed real estate companies, private equity houses and public bodies. Clients particularly praise practice co-heads Johan Lindberg and Johan Gadd for their expertise in forward funding structures; the team also advises on sale-and-leaseback negotiations, commercial leasing agreements, environmental issues and real estate financings. Lindberg is also advising on the real estate issues arising from the landmark urban redevelopment programme for the Kiruna and Malmberget communities.
Johan Lindberg; Johan Gadd
‘I have worked with AG Advokat for many years and am very impressed with the quality and ideas that are delivered to solve problems. They are very competent in forward funding, forward purchase and sale and leaseback work.‘
‘Johan Gadd is extremely competent and always delivers on time.‘
Public procurement Tier 3AG Advokat assists its client base of construction and real estate tenderers on the entire stage of the public procurement process, from bidding strategy and negotiations to appeals. Practice head Liselott Fröstad and Viktoria Edelman recently advised on projects involving the redevelopment of public infrastructure, the delivery of mobility systems and mixed-use developments.
‘I have been working with Liselott Fröstad for many years, and she always delivers outstanding results. When she picks a team from other employees, they are always well chosen with regards to competence needed for the task.‘
Christian Hybbinette; Eric Ödling
‘In all cases, AG Advokat have put up a team or individuals with excellent knowledge of not only the existing law prerequisites but the consequences of choosing one or several alternatives. Besides that, the service levels are extremely high with very fast response times.‘
‘AG Advokat’s team is truly and passionately devoted to making its clients’ business blossom. The individuals in the team stand tall when needed and have in our experience proved on may occasions to outshine their larger competitors.‘
‘A commercial, in-depth understanding of clients’ business environment, with extremely skilled specialists who are easy to work with.‘
‘Christian Hybbinette is a cutting-edge expert on contracts and a great commercial partner with an ability to deliver top-quality results.‘
‘Highly skilled individuals with a great understanding of our business environment, especially partner Christian Hybbinette and associate Fredrik Sandström.‘
‘Has a true interest in and capability to see and address clients’ business needs.‘
Dispute resolution Tier 5Real estate and construction boutique AG Advokat fields a dispute resolution practice, which represents clients in litigation and arbitration proceedings pertaining to contractual issues, unpaid invoices and additional compensation claims. Practice co-head P-G Jönsson also acts for insurance companies in recourse claims, and the team’s sector expertise ensures experience in advising on risk-mitigation strategies during contract negotiation processes. Johan Rosén also leads the group.
P-G Jönsson; Johan Rosén
‘They are always professional and focussed on delivering results.‘
‘Always available and highly engaged.‘
‘Excellent negotiation skills and understanding of the underlying issues.‘
AG Advokat > Firm Profile
The firm: AG Advokat, founded in 1983 and based in Stockholm, is Sweden’s largest boutique law firm offering specialist expertise in all areas of construction and real estate law as well as in corporate and commercial matters.
AG Advokat’s 60+ lawyers are deeply dedicated to what they do and work closely together on projects that require the firm’s collective experience and resources. By means of close relationships with experts and lawyers at other firms, AG Advokat ensures the highest quality work on projects that require external skills.
The firm’s clients come from across the construction and real estate sectors, including major property owners and listed companies, construction and installation companies, consultants within the construction and real estate sectors, insurance companies, banks, and both foreign and Swedish investors.
Areas of practice: AG Advokat focuses its practice on legal matters concerning the construction and real estate sectors. Clients choose AG Advokat because of its lawyers’ vast experience and extensive industry knowledge. The lawyers’ unique skillset allows the firm to provide clients with legal advice during various project phases, such as acquisition, planning and development, construction, lease, management and/or sale.
The firm offers expertise in real estate, construction agreements, property transactions, commercial lease, commercial agreements, damages and insurance and public procurement. Many of AG Advokat’s lawyers have substantial experience in dispute resolution, particularly in relation to construction projects, and represent clients in various tribunals, including arbitral proceedings, courts, and the rent tribunal.
Please visit agadvokat.se/en/expertise to find out more about the firm’s areas of practice.
|Real estate||Johan Lindberg|
|Commercial lease||Johan Gadd|
|Commercial agreements||Christian Hybbinette|
|Public procurement||Viktoria Edelman|
|Damages and insurance||P-G Jönsson|
|Dispute resolution||Johan Rosén|
Staff FiguresNumber of lawyers : 60
Published: April 2020
Authors: Ola Ihse Håkan Bjerle Vincent Edberg
This country-specific Q&A provides an overview to Construction laws and regulations that may occur in Sweden.
Sweden: Real Estate
Published: November 2019
Authors: Johan Lindberg Måns Derk
This country-specific Q&A provides an overview to Real Estate laws and regulations that may occur in Sweden.