John Hane > Foyen Advokatfirma > Stockholm, Sweden > Lawyer Profile

Foyen Advokatfirma
PO BOX 7229
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Work Department

Construction, Real estate, Public sector.


Partner and Chairman of the Board of Foyen.


1998- Foyen Advokatfirma, partner since 2001.
1992–1997, Ormonde Goldie Law Firm.
1991–1992, Clerk at Svea Court of Appeal.
1988–1990, Notary at Stockholm County and Nacka District Court.


Swedish, English.


Swedish Bar Association, since 1995.


1988, Stockholm University (LL.M.)

Lawyer Rankings

Sweden > Construction

(Leading individuals)

John HaneFoyen Advokatfirma

At Foyen Advokatfirma, the construction practice’s contentious expertise includes acting for purchasers, including a number of high-profile public bodies, in contractor liability and consultancy disputes arising from damages and delays in residential, installation and infrastructure projects. Key names include Lars Hag, co-head Bo Svensson, co-head Eva Westberg Persson and John Hane; Hane has seasoned experience in contract drafting, contract negotiations and strategic project advice and recently handled cooperation arrangements, consultancy agreements and procurements. The team was recently involved in several major reconstruction projects in Stockholm and also advises on construction projects for a number of domestic and international purchasers in the auto-manufacturing and onshore wind power sectors. Co-head Per Vestman has notable expertise in the public sector.

Sweden > Public procurement

Foyen Advokatfirma provides ‘service-minded and business-oriented‘ procurement advice to a client list of contracting authorities including municipalities, county councils and public housing companies. Practice co-heads Per-Ola Bergqvist and John Hane routinely assist with drafting procurement provisions and tender documents for mid-scale construction, redevelopment, renovation and rail projects. Recent contentious matters involved defending clients against appeals of contracting awards and the imposition of fines under the Public Procurement and Public Concessions Act.

Sweden > Dispute resolution

At Foyen AdvokatfirmaLars Hag and John Hane handle a broad range of construction and infrastructure disputes for construction companies, housing associations and contractors; recent matters involved claims for damages, additional compensation issues and contractor liability litigation. Jonas Nilsson handles bankruptcy disputes, commercial tenancy arbitration proceedings and insurance liability claims.