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Linklaters

REGERINGSGATAN 67, PO BOX 7833, STOCKHOLM 10398, SWEDEN
Tel:
Work +46 8 665 66 00
Fax:
Fax +46 8 667 68 83
Web:
www.linklaters.com
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Sweden

Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 2

Linklaters

Linklaters is regularly engaged by Nordic banks and has extensive experience in cross-border leveraged finance and restructuring transactions. The team is well integrated into the firm's international network and is led by the well-regarded Patrik Björklund; his recent work includes advising the Ovako Group on the refinancing of an international bond. Other clients include Swedbank, Nordea Bank and Triton. Managing associate Lina Fyhr is also a key name to note. Björn Bjuggren joined Osborne Clarke in 2018.

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Capital markets
Capital markets - ranked: tier 3

Linklaters

Linklaters has a strong international practice handling ECM and DCM work. Practice head Fredrik Lindqvist was part of the team advising Elkem on its IPO and listing on the Oslo Stock Exchange; further group highlights include assisting technology company Anoto with a convertible bond issuance. Managing associate Nima Naderi is also a key name to note.

Leading individuals

Fredrik Lindqvist - Linklaters

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 2

Linklaters

Linklaters focuses on high-end M&A work and leverages the firm's international network to handle cross-border transactions. Practice head Fredrik Lindqvist is highly regarded in the market; he advised Cevian Capital on the sale of its stake in the Volvo Group to Chinese car group Geely, and assisted Com Hem with its merger with Tele2. Elisabeth Lundgren advises on regulatory issues and managing associate Rasmus Kindlund is another name to note.

Leading individuals

Fredrik Lindqvist - Linklaters

Next generation lawyers

Rasmus Kindlund - Linklaters

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 4

Linklaters

Clients single out Linklaters for its ability to provide 'fast and competent advice at short notice'. The team is regularly involved in international arbitrations and litigation; practice head Niclas Widjeskog recently represented Telia in proceedings following a decision by the regulator to ban some of it’s services, and acted for Commerz Real in two significant cases relating to contractual issues.

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Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 4

Linklaters

Niclas Widjeskog is the main practitioner at Linklaters and has extensive expertise in contentious matters; he counts private companies and state-owned entities from a wide range of sectors as clients.

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Real estate
Real estate - ranked: tier 2

Linklaters

Linklaters' practice is particularly active for property funds and Nordic institutions, and combines notable corporate experience with a deep knowledge of real estate law. Team head Magnus Lidman is experienced in financings and transactions; he recently worked with managing associate Anna Eriksson to advise SPP Fastigheter on its acquisition of a retail portfolio from NREP including the related tax issues, due diligence, sales and purchase agreements and insurance aspects.

Leading individuals

Magnus Lidman - Linklaters

Next generation lawyers

Anna Eriksson - Linklaters

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Tax
Tax - ranked: tier 3

Linklaters

The department at Linklaters regularly handles large corporate and financial transactions and also has notable expertise in international matters. Ebba Perman Borg was promoted to counsel in 2018 and is well versed in transactional work; she assisted Cevian Capital with the sale of its stake in Volvo to Geely Holding. Other clients include Triton, HSBC and Deutsche Bank. Managing associate Elin Delerud is also part of the team.

Next generation lawyers

Ebba Perman Borg - Linklaters

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Tunisia

United States

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