Firm Profile > Wigge & Partners > Stockholm, Sweden

Wigge & Partners
BIRGER JARLSGATAN 25
STOCKHOLM 11145
Sweden

Real estate Tier 2

Wigge & Partners’ real estate team includes well-regarded practice co-heads Patrick Forslund and Daniel Unger and real estate finance expert Stefan de Hevesy. Recent transaction highlights included high-value sales and acquisitions of office properties, residential flat portfolios and retail parks. Unger is a noted name for commercial leasing issues. The client list comprises big-ticket real estate companies and property funds from the domestic and international market.

Key clients

Areim AB

Alecta

Blackstone

CA Fastigheter

Capman

Carlyle

Carnegie AS

Eurocommercial Properties

LKAB

Magnolia Bostad AB

Nyfosa

Stena Fastigheter

Willhem AB

Banking and finance Tier 3

Wigge & Partners’ banking and finance group handles lending and borrowing mandates for banking syndicates, insurance investors, real estate companies and private equity sponsors. Lisa Antman has extensive experience with project financing issues in the infrastructure sector, while Anders Morén is a go-to name for M&A financing work for private equity clients. Practice leader Stefan de Hevesy handles high-value refinancing projects for leading international debt and credit funds.

Key clients

The European Central Bank

Gränges

Altor Equity Partners

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development

Svenska Handelsbanken

Rabbalshede Kraft

Willhem

Kvalitena

Danske Bank

Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken

ING Belgium

DDM Holding

Eurocommercial Properties

Nexus Holding

Stabelo

Citibank

Hemfosa

Brunswick Real Estate Capital

Nederlandse Financierings-Maatschappij voor Ontwikkelingslanden

Royal Bank of Canada

Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 4

Michael Wigge and Henrik Wenckert co-head the M&A team at Wigge & Partners, which handles the full range of transactional work including portfolio divestments, complex carve outs and share purchase agreements. The group's client roster encompasses a mix of private equity houses and corporates including retail and technology companies. Alternative investment funds expert Frida Sander is a noteworthy practitioner; she recently advised a range of institutional investors on high-value infrastructure and real estate mandates.

Key clients

EcoDataCenter

Atos Medical

MVI Fund I

Altor Fund IV

SCA Forest Products

FSN Capital III

Procuritas Capital Investors V and VI

Ovako

Impilo

Svevik Industri

AB Max Sievert

The Third AP Fund

Alecta

Folksam

The firm: Wigge & Partners is a law firm specialising in transactions. The firm has expanded rapidly and established itself as a leading boutique law firm in the Swedish transactional market. The firm believes in the values of a boutique law firm, fully focusing on their core competences; banking and finance, corporate and commercial, mergers and acquisitions, real estate and alternative investments and private equity. The firm is committed to an experience-driven, small-team approach with high partner attention in each matter as the best way to create genuine added value for its clients. Wigge & Partners enjoys considerable experience in complex national and cross-border transactions in a variety of industries and sectors in both a private and public environment. The firm is working closely with leading specialist lawyers in their network and are able to provide their clients with the best advice on all corporate legal issues, from intellectual property and environmental law to taxation and anti-trust.

Areas of practice: Wigge & Partners strongly believes in the value of effective project management, handled by a senior lawyer truly dedicated to and involved with the client’s project. The firm has the resources and capability to co-ordinate projects from early strategic planning and structuring through to completion.

M&A: privately negotiated mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, equity capital raisings and related transactions, from strategic and structuring issues through due diligence to negotiating sale and purchase agreements as well as financing arrangements.

Banking and finance: an extensive range of banking and finance transactions, including syndicated and bilateral loans, acquisitions, real estate, structured and project finance transactions, restructuring, securitisations, leasing and other special situations as well as regulatory matters. The firm acts on behalf of borrowers and lenders on senior, mezzanine and subordinated debt financing arrangements.

Corporate and commercial: all areas of general corporate law and acts for shareholders, boards of directors and senior management on shareholder and board meetings and issues such as compliance, minority shareholder protection, capital protection and directors’ liability and related corporate governance matters.

Real estate: all stages of real estate transactions, from strategic and structuring issues through due diligence to negotiating sale and purchase agreements, financing agreements and security arrangements. Wigge & Partners also advises on a wide range of other real estate issues, such as leasing, project development, club investments and the establishment of real estate funds.

Alternative investments and private equity: We advise clients in the areas of alternative investments, private equity and other long term JV structures such as investment companies and real estate clubs. Our team has more than 20+ years of experience within this field. Regular assignments include acting for founder/management teams or investors in the formation, negotiation and restructuring of joint ventures, co-investments, real estate clubs, real estate funds and private equity structures as well as acting for institutional cornerstone or minority investors on the global market for alternative investment funds within such fields as real estate, infrastructure, credits, buyout and venture capital.

Employment and benefits: We advise public and private companies on the full range of employment and benefit issues in connection with mergers and acquisition and restructuring, including matters such as recruitment and hiring, agency and contractors arrangements, incentive plans and remuneration packages, transfer of employees, disciplinary actions and termination of employments. We represent clients in negotiations with trade unions and labour-related disputes such as litigation and arbitrations proceedings. As part of our practice, we also support management and HR-departments on a day-to-day basis on different employment issues that may arise.

Department Name Email Telephone
Banking and finance Stefan de Hevesy stefan.hevesy@wiggepartners.se +46 (0) 720 62 60 51
Banking and finance Lisa Antman lisa.antman@wiggepartners.se +46 (0) 720 62 60 58
Banking and finance Anders Morén anders.moren@wiggepartners.se +46 (0)720 626 056
M&A and Private Equity Bo Adrianzon bo.adrianzon@wiggepartners.se +46 (0) 720 62 60 53
M&A and Private Equity Henrik Wenckert henrik.wenckert@wiggepartners.se +46 (0) 720 62 60 55
Real estate Patrick Forslund patrick.forslund@wiggepartners.se +46 (0) 720 62 60 54
Real estate Daniel Unger daniel.unger@wiggepartners.se +46 (0) 720 62 60 63
Corporate and commercial Michael Wigge michael.wigge@wiggepartners.se +46 (0) 720 62 60 52
Employment & Benefits Johan Hörnberg johan.hornberg@wiggepartners.se +46 (0) 720 626 075
Alternative Investments & Private Equity Frida Sander frida.sander@wiggepartners.se +46 (0)735 373 553
Photo Name Position Profile
 Bo Adrianzon  photo Bo Adrianzon
Ms Lisa Antman photo Ms Lisa Antman Partner
 Patrick Forslund  photo Patrick Forslund
 Johan Hörnberg  photo Johan Hörnberg
 Anders Morén  photo Anders Morén
 Frida Sander  photo Frida Sander
 Daniel Unger  photo Daniel Unger
 Henrik Wenckert  photo Henrik Wenckert
 Michael Wigge  photo Michael Wigge
 Stefan de Hevesy  photo Stefan de Hevesy
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