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Norburg & Scherp

Sweden > Dispute resolution Tier 4

Boutique dispute resolution firm Norburg & Scherp handles the full spectrum of litigation and arbitration matters under the joint leadership of Fredrik Norburg, Pontus Scherp and Kristina Ljungström. The firm is highly regarded for its experience within construction, competition, banking, life science, regulatory and public procurement litigation. Anina Liebkind, who joined from Baker McKenzie, is specialised in international arbitration proceedings with a focus on the energy, finance, insurance and technology sectors. Magnus Jonson joined the firm from Setterwalls.

Practice head(s):

Fredrik Norburg; Pontus Scherp; Kristina Ljungström; Anina Liebkind; Magnus Jonson

Other key lawyers:

Helena Selander


‘The firm has a rather small but professional group of lawyers. They have thorough expertise in their field and are very pragmatic and hands-on in their advice. Their attention is second to none and they are very easy to work with.’

‘Partners Fredrik Norburg and Pontus Scherp show a high degree of expertise and a great deal of understanding of the clients situation. Senior associate Helena Selander is a future star individual within EU and competition law who is highly regarded among clients in this field.’

‘This is a law firm strictly focusing on dispute resolution and they do it well. They have a fair understanding of the commercial situations that often underlie the dispute and hence they understand the industry.’

‘I worked with Fredrik Norburg and I appreciated Fredrik being able to step up when the opponents got dirty and tricky. The team are more engaged in your dispute than maybe larger firms are. They also tell you straightforward when your case is weak and that is rare.’

‘We worked as co-counsel with Fredrik Norburg in an international arbitration matter seated in Sweden. He was excellent to collaborate with and had in-depth knowledge of the Swedish arbitration community.’

‘Fredrik Norburg is a strategic thinker and did an excellent job cutting to the core issues. He and his team were efficient and are an excellent value for the skillset they bring.’

‘They are very professional and do proper research on the topics. By that they always have an advantage if we need to go to court.’

‘Norburg & Scherp holds excellent knowledge of the construction industry and construction law, combined with strategical excellence in dispute resolutions. Also kind, personal and effective.’

Key clients



Ligula Hospitality Group

ISS Facility Services

Bell Helicopters




Mangold Fondkommission

Samuel Assistans AB

Swedish Private Equity & Venture Capital Association

FourWorld Capital Management LLC

Work highlights

  • Represented PriceRunner in litigation against Google before the Patent and Market Court in Stockholm in an action based on the European Commission’s decision in 2017 where Google was found to have abused its dominant position.
  • Acted for investment company Kinnevik in a SEK150m SCC arbitration concerning the divestment of media house Metro.
  • Acted as counsel for DNB Bank in several court proceedings concerning insolvency and leasing.

The firm: Norburg & Scherp is a leading specialist firm for arbitration and litigation, based in Stockholm.

Areas of practice: Norburg & Scherp represents Swedish and international clients as counsel in commercial disputes in Swedish and international arbitration, and before Swedish courts of all types and instances.

Norburg & Scherp’s arbitration experience includes assignments as counsel and arbitrators in Swedish and international arbitration under institutional rules such as the SCC, the ICC and the Finland Chamber of Commerce Arbitration Rules, and ad hoc under the Swedish Arbitration Act and UNCITRAL arbitration rules.

The firm’s lawyers have extensive experience of disputes in numerous industries and fields, including

    • Administrative litigation
    • Banking and finance disputes
    • Commercial litigation
    • Competition and antitrust disputes
    • Construction disputes
    • Hospitality and leisure disputes
    • Insurance disputes
    • Intellectual property disputes
    • International arbitration
    • Investigations
    • Investment arbitration
    • Joint venture and corporate disputes
    • Life science disputes
    • M&A disputes
    • Professional liability disputes
    • Public procurement litigation
    • Real estate and renting disputes
    • Regulatory disputes
Kristina Ljungströ
Magnus Jonson photoMr Magnus JonsonMagnus is a partner at Norburg & Scherp. He has been working…
Anina Liebkind photoMs Anina LiebkindAnina Liebkind is a partner at Norburg & Scherp, a dispute specialist…
Kristina Ljungström photoMs Kristina LjungströmPartner. Acts as counsel, arbitrator and advisor in contentious matters in Construction,…
Fredrik Norburg photoMr Fredrik NorburgPartner. Acts as counsel and arbitrator in disputes concerning e.g. Banking &…
Pontus Scherp photoMr Pontus ScherpPartner. Acts as counsel and arbitrator within among others the following fields…
Number of lawyers : 13