Mrs Ingela Sundelin > Hellström Law > Stockholm, Sweden > Lawyer Profile

Hellström Law
PO BOX 7305

Work Department



Ingela works exclusively with environmental law. A large part of her work consists of representing operators in permit and regulatory matters in accordance with the Environmental Code and the Planning and Building Act, assisting in environmental issues related to commercial transactions, primarily regarding environmental due diligence, and working with authorities in matters that often concern the content, interpretation and application of the legislation, e.g. questions about contaminated areas.

Ingela has a solid background in the field of land and environmental law, and she has a genuine interest in the clients’ operations and the industries in which the clients operate. She is a legal representative in several processes concerning applications for permits for construction and operation of wind power plants, both onshore and offshore, as well as in processes concerning permits for mining operations and the use of soil masses for construction purposes.

Ingela Sundelin is often hired as a lecturer in environmental law. She is also a member of the Swedish Association for Environmental Law.


2022– Hellström Advokatbyrå, Partner

2018–2022 Fröberg & Lundholm Advokatbyrå, Lawyer

2016–2018 Fröberg & Lundholm Advokatbyrå, Associate

2007–2016 Ministry of the Environment, Division for Legal Services, Legal Adviser

2005–2007 Svea Court of Appeal, Environmental Court of Appeal, Reporting Clerk

2003–2005 Stockholm District Court, Environmental Court, Reporting Clerk

2000–2002 Hedemora and Falu District Court, Legal Clerk


Swedish and English


Swedish Bar Association

Swedish Association for Environmental Law.


2000 Uppsala University, LL.M.

Lawyer Rankings

Sweden > Environment

Hellström Law is active in environmental matters regarding renewable energy projects, domestic and EU legislation and nature restoration mandates. Team co-head Arvid Sundelin has a strong understanding of water law and has been active in hydropower and water operation applications. Fellow co-head Ingela Sundelin focuses on representing contractors, authorities and municipalities in permit procedures and supervision matters according to the Environmental Code. The practice also advises on commercial transactions and due diligence work.