Firm Profile > Norelid Advokatbyrå > Stockholm, Sweden

Norelid Advokatbyrå
PO BOX 7394

Insurance Tier 1

As the market-leading insurance boutique in the Swedish market, Norelid Advokatbyrå is a trusted adviser to significant international insurance and reinsurance clients as well as domestic SMEs and large-scale commercial companies. Group co-heads Susanna Norelid and Fredrik Seemann, and senior associate Levi Bergstedt, are active in landmark litigation involving coverage, subrogation, fidelity, professional liability and product liability claims. The firm also provides advice on cyber risk issues and has access to a 24/7 cyber risk desk through its relationship with Kennedy’s Law. Recent highlights in the non-life sector include advising on cross-border risk management issues, product implementation work and breach of contract arbitration proceedings.


Great experience in industrial risk insurance products and claims.

Key clients

CNA Hardy Insurance

Ace Insurance

Protector Försäkring


AIG Europe

Gjensidige Försäkring

Hannover Re

Europe Assistance

Kennedys Law

Aspen Insurance

Clyde & Co.


Knif Trygghet Forsikring

Top Danmark

Zurich Insurance Group

AmTrust Europe

HDI Global

Nordeuropa Försäkring

FM Insurance Europe

Kogstad Lunde & Co.

HCC Global

QBE Insurance

XL Insurance

CFC Insurance


Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 5

Insurance boutique Norelid Advokatbyrå provides a robust corporate and commercial offering, with group head Susanna Norelid advising on commercial and HR contract negotiations, small to mid-cap M&A transactions, regulatory compliance work and corporate governance issues. The client roster spans the automotive, retail, technology and insurance sectors.

Practice head(s):


Norelid is impressively responsive no matter who in the team you contact. The firm is very customer focussed and no issue or question is too small.

Norelid is always available, and all communications are fast and trouble free.

A very responsive team that is pragmatic and delivers value for money.

We’ve used the firm for the last three years and we truly value the team and the work they deliver. The firm takes care of all our legal work and they are flexible, always on time with broad competence to deliver the highest standard of work. They are transparent and provide excellent value.

They are always available, even with short notice, giving prompt answers.

Levi Bergstedt and Susanna Norelid always respond swiftly, keeping me updated on progress. They are very good at simplifying complicated legal matters in a way so that I can make sound business decisions.

Fredrik Seemann is one of the few in Stockholm who can handle both our domestic and international clients while delivering the same high quality regardless of the client.

Susanna Norelid has a world of experience and is a very good strategic thinker while Fredrik Seemann is a young and upcoming lawyer very devoted to his clients and their needs.

They are very professional, easy going and very service minded.

Key clients


BMW Group


Tupperware Nordic


Barkarby Djurakut

Drivenow Sverige

Holand og Setskpg Sparebank

Kraton Chemical

Modular Finance

Quantify Research

RP Retail & Properties


Hyber Group

Trygghetsrädet TRS


Saba Blommer


GMS Sverige

Savor Media

Länsförsäkringar Älvsborg

Länsförsäkringar Gothenburg and Bohus

Protector Försäkring

Svartsö Lanthandel

Blomstedt Arenram Racing

Kennedys Law

Lydian Law

Tavella – Studio di Avvocati


Dispute resolution Tier 5

Highly regarded insurance lawyer Susanna Norelid  and Fredrik Seemann jointly lead Norelid Advokatbyrå’s dispute resolution practice. Regular instructions from the firm’s client base of international insurance, financial services and corporate businesses include professional, product and D&O liability claims, breach of contract allegations and asset-recovery litigation.


One feels safe in their hands and I would warmly recommend them.

Susanna Norelid and Fredrik Seemann are excellent litigators who look for constructive out-of-court settlements and solutions.

Great professionals who are very focussed on clients’ needs.

Fredrik Seemann is a very professional lawyer who makes you feel very safe. His associates Marcus Appeltofft and Agnes Carlsson have done a great job for us and we look forward to continuing our process.

The firm:
Norelid Advokatbyrå is a corporate law firm with special focus on Insurance law, Corporate & Commercial, GDPR/Data Privacy and Dispute Resolution. The firm offers premium legal services and represents both multinational and larger national companies as well as small to midsized local businesses. Many of their clients are industry leaders in their respective fields. The firm is independent and is not a member of an exclusive network. However, the firm is an associated firm of the global insurance and dispute resolution specialist firm Kennedys Law with headquarters in London, UK (

Through the firm’s international networks, they can always assure their clients and collaborative partners efficient and professional cross-border assistance. Norelid Advokatbyrå is furthermore well connected throughout the Nordic countries, having over many years built up a Nordic Desk with strong relationships with the leading local law firms and professional advisors. The Nordic Desk focuses on providing a one-stop-shop for professional services to clients who are active in the Nordic region.

Norelid Advokatbyrå is one of the top ranked law firms within insurance and reinsurance law by several global ranking institutions. Among their clients, they serve some of the world’s largest insurance companies and have during a long time established a very experienced insurance team.

Norelid Advokatbyrå have recently developed a very successful and highly demanded Cyber Risk department including a 24-7 service Cyber Incident Desk. The Cyber team act as Incident Managers to coordinate and manage ongoing incidents together with other specialists such as insurers, data security specialists, IT forensics, media/PR etc.

Areas of practice:
Corporate and Commercial: Norelid Advokatbyrå’s lawyers are specialists when it comes to corporate and commercial law and the firm is ranked as one of the top legal advisers within this field of law in Sweden. With many years of cumulative experience in complex and commercial matters the law firm assists their clients, Swedish as well as international, with a multitude of corporate and commercial legal work such as preparation of corporate documents, drafting and negotiating complex commercial agreements, small and medium sized M&A-transactions, business negotiations, execution of board meetings, establishment of companies etc.

Insurance and Reinsurance: Norelid Advokatbyrå is one of the few Swedish law firms with specialist expertise in insurance and reinsurance law. The firm has a very experienced insurance and reinsurance desk, whose partners have served the international insurance community for decades. The law firm has for a long time been ranked as a top tier law firm in Sweden in this field. Among their clients are many of the world’s largest insurance companies. Norelid Advokatbyrå offers full service assistance in insurance law, including regulatory matters, and advises clients on claims handling, risk management, policy drafting and interpretation, product development, dispute resolution, regulatory and compliance issues, and more. For the last couple of years, the insurance industry has requested special knowledge and services within the cyber risk-area. To answer the requests of the market, the law firm has developed a unique Cyber Risk Desk service for their clients.

GDPR and Data Protection: Norelid Advokatbyrå is specialising in data privacy and data protection law. The firm regularly advices clients on all legal issues relating to data privacy/data protection and offer tailor-made lectures and seminars to fit the specific clients’ needs and challenges. Norelid Advokatbyrå have established a very successful Cyber Incident Desk, offering a 24-7 service and act as Incident Managers when a cyber incident or data breach occurs. As Incident Managers they coordinate the incident together with other relevant experts within e.g., insurance, data security, IT-forensics and media/PR in case of a data breach.

Media and Marketing Law: Norelid Advokatbyrå regularly advices on all legal issues relating to the creation, production and distribution of all kinds of advertising, marketing and promotional material across all media. Norelid Advokatbyrå assists a large number of national and international companies in Media/Entertainment law related matters such as legal clearance of market- ing activities, litigations etc. The firm is a member of the exclusive, top-ranked advertising law network Adlaw International.

Dispute Resolution: One of Norelid Advokatbyrå’s core practice areas is dispute resolution. Norelid Advokatbyrå’s lawyers have vast experience of representing their clients in Swedish courts and in arbitration proceedings in commercial disputes. The firm’s organisation can handle smaller as well as larger disputes. Through their international network they also handle cross border disputes. Within the firm there are lawyers who are assigned as arbitrators, which adds special experience regarding dispute resolution. They are also hired as strategic consultants for risk and crisis management.

Department Name Email Telephone
Susanna Norelid +46 73 374 40 52
Photo Name Position Profile
Ms Susanna Norelid  photo Ms Susanna Norelid Founder/Managing Partner of Norelid Advokatbyrå
 Fredrik Seemann photo Fredrik Seemann Partner 
Number of lawyers : 7
Kennedys Law
Adlaw International

Norelid Advokatbyrå is a corporate law firm, based in Stockholm, Sweden, that provides business with legal services of the utmost quality in most fields of business law. The firm’s areas of expertise are Corporate & Commercial Law, Insurance & Reinsurance Law, IP, Media & Advertising Law, GDPR & Data Protection and Dispute Resolution. Norelid Advokatbyrå represents both multinational and larger national companies as well as small to midsized local businesses. Many of the firm’s clients are industry leaders in their respective fields. Norelid Advokatbyrå is independent and not a member of an exclusive network. However, the firm is an associated firm of the global insurance and dispute resolution specialist firm Kennedys Law with headquarters in London, UK. The cooperation with Kennedys Law has created great value for clients who require cross-border and global legal specialist advice. Through the team’s close connection with specialist colleagues in Denmark and Norway, the Nordic Desk focuses on providing a one stop shop for professional services to clients who are active in the Nordic Region. Regardless if a client’s question relates to the Swedish market or if it is an international matter, Norelid Advokatbyrå will always make sure that the client gets exactly the right assistance at any given time, regardless of where in the world the issue arises. Depending on the requirements, the team may range from one individual lawyer to a full team of experts together with the firm’s collaborative partners. Clients The firm’s clients’ businesses cover a wide range of business areas and geographical markets. Among the clients are some of the world’s largest insurance companies, and the firm also represents a vast number of clients within financial services, retail, fast-moving consumer goods, the motor vehicle industry and the manufacturing industry.

The team The team speaks a range of languages, including:

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Portuguese
  • Swedish


  • Kennedys Law
  • Adlaw International
  • ICC
  • International Bar Association (IBA)

Norelid Advokatbyrå actively works to be the best employer for service minded and ambitious lawyers, regardless their background, gender, age, religion, ethnic origin, sexual orientation or functional disability. As a part of the firm’s diversity work, work life balance is one of the core values and the work environment is shaped by the view that all people have equal value. Diversity is of great importance for the law firm, both in order to be considered as a first choice for ambitious lawyers in their choice of workplace, but also in order to create better results.

The partner group consists of 50 % women and 50 % men.

Managing Partner Susanna Norelid has been coaching, encouraging and assisting young talents and international colleagues through a number of mentoring programmes, for example The Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce Mentoring Programme and The International Bar Association’s Mentoring Programme for Managing Partners.