Firm Profile > Eversheds Sutherland > Stockholm, Sweden

Eversheds Sutherland
BOX 14055

Banking and finance Tier 3

Leveraging its expertise in real estate, shipping and trade work, the banking and finance practice at Eversheds Sutherland regularly advises on asset, export and structured financing transactions for domestic and global lenders. Practice co-heads Tord Svensson and Philip Heilbrunn also have key experience in financial regulatory mandates concerning terms and conditions contracts, commercial banking products and operations. In a recent highlight, the team advised on the establishment of an innovative crowdfunding structure for Tessin Kreditfond.

Practice head(s):

Philip Heilbrunn; Tord Svensson


In comparison to other law firms there is a greater level of support by the partners on negotiations with the other side, which really drives the deal in a direction favoured by clients.

Has an excellent network worldwide and always exceeds expectations.

They are always very available and deliver on time, even with a tight schedule.

Philip Heilbrunn always delivers with extraordinary quality.

Key clients

Tessin Nordic

Nordea Bank


Nordea Finans Sverige

Banco Santander

Royal Bank of Scotland

Tessin Kreditfond

Savills Investment Management

Barclays Bank

International Air Transport Association (IATA)


SEB Trygg Liv

Catella Bank


Capital markets Tier 3

Eversheds Sutherland's capital markets group is co-led by Gabriel Albemark, who is a go-to name for equity listings and recently handled a variety of mid-cap rights issuances for domestic and international clients. Newly recruited co-head Johan Engström, who was previously at MAQS Advokatbyrå, enhances the team’s expertise in equity capital markets transactions, and recently handled a landmark listing of an Irish company on the First North market. Philip Heilbrunn handles debt capital markets issuances.

Practice head(s):

Gabriel Albemark; Johan Engström

Key clients

Cortus Energy

Eyeonid Group

PiezoMotor Uppsala

Umida Group

Abelco Investment Group

G5 Entertainment

The Marketing Group


Zutec Holding


Employment Tier 3

Led by Per Westman and strengthened by the addition of Torbjörn Lindmark from MAQS Advokatbyrå, Eversheds Sutherland’s employment team provides advice on restructuring mandates and terminations, redundancy negotiations, trade union negotiations and senior management contract agreements including incentive programmes. The team also has expertise in pensions law and collective bargaining issues, cross-border transactional work and unfair dismissal disputes.

Practice head(s):

Per Westman; Torbjörn Lindmark

Key clients

Pernod Ricard Nordic

The Absolut Company

SF Studios

3M Svenska AB

Turkish Airlines

Flybe Group


Arm Sweden AB

Avery Dennison


Public procurement Tier 3

Eversheds Sutherland’s public procurement team assists suppliers in the utilities, infrastructure, pharmaceuticals and IT sectors. Group co-heads Richard Jacobsson and principle associate Johan Kennemyr provide a solid mix of advisory support on tender processes and representation in contentious matters involving awards challenges and damages issues. Further recent mandates for the team included handling numerous judicial reviews before the Administrative Court involving defence and transportation contracts.

Practice head(s):

Johan Kennemyr; Richard Jacobsson

Key clients

InterSystems Corporation

Safran Electronics & Defense SAS

Aspen Pharma Ireland Ltd

American Express Global Business Travel AB


Linxon Sweden AB


GRK Infra AB

ILT Inläsningstjänst AB

Heda Skandinavien AB

Sectra Sverige AB

ENACO Sverige AB

Real estate Tier 3

Eversheds Sutherland is singled out for its real estate financing expertise, with practice co-heads Tord Svensson and Michael Nyman handling international financing transactions for global banks, and assisting with forward financing transactions in the domestic market. On the leasing side, the team regularly acts on head office leasing arrangements for significant global corporates. Other notable fields of expertise include commercial and data centre site acquisitions and land rights disputes.

Practice head(s):

Tord Svensson; Michael Nyman

Key clients


Aberdeen Standard Investments

Savills Investment Management

Åhléns AB


Microsoft Corp

Autoliv Inc

Swedish State (represented by the Chancellor of Justice)

Cisco Systems Inc

Expedia Inc


Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 4

Ulrika Sparrman leads on corporate and M&A mandates at Eversheds Sutherland for a client roster comprising corporate names on the domestic and international market. Sparrman and Gabriel Albemark are highly regarded for their expertise in corporate restructurings, cross-border transactions, spin-offs, asset transfers and other corporate support. Heading the commercial practice, Michael Hylander, who recently joined from MAQS Advokatbyrå, handles complex commercial agreements, negotiations and complex relocation issues.

Practice head(s):

Ulrika Sparrman; Michael Hylander


The firm’s ability to deliver both high-quality transactional services and ongoing business and corporate support is refreshing.

The team’s ability, skills and attitude made it possible for us to interact with one partner and one team for advice on a raft of issues without the usual back and forth.

Ulrika Sparrman delivers a no-nonsense, efficient and focused approach on the right issues.

Jonas Bratt has an efficient, hands-on, practical approach with the ability to function independently.

Jens André is a very skilled legal counsel who is professional, level, engaged, responsive and easy to work with.

Gabriel Albemark provides excellent commercial balance and attention to detail.

Key clients

Badger Meter

Digitalist Group Oyj

Rentokil Initial

Podium Fastigheter

Ovon Holding



Brady Corporation

Tenneco Automotive Operating Company







Intellectual property and media Tier 4

Eversheds Sutherland’s Stockhollm office assists the firm’s global network with IP commercialisation, prosecution and enforcement matters, and also handles the associated trade secrets litigation. Practice head Richard Jacobsson leads on IP-related transactional issues and franchise agreements for a range of IT, industrial and consumer goods clients.

Practice head(s):

Richard Jacobsson

Key clients

Alimak Hek Group

Intersystems Corporation

Dispute resolution Tier 5

Eversheds Sutherland’s dispute resolution group head Jonas Löttiger acts in east-west arbitration proceedings, shareholder disputes, subcontractor litigation and professional liability cases in the banking sector. Johan Kennemyr is also noteworthy for his expertise in procurement litigation before the Administrative Court; he recently acted for clients in the healthcare and defence sectors.

Practice head(s):

Jonas Löttiger

Key clients

The Swedish Chancellor of Justice/the Swedish State

SEB Trygg Liv

Stefan Dahlbo (former chairman of HQ bank)

Parker Hannifin




Intersystems Corporation

Safran Electronics & Defense SAS

Aspen Pharma

Department Name Email Telephone
Public procurement and Competition Richard Jacobsson
Public procurement and Competition Johan Kennemyr
IP Richard Jacobsson
IT and Telecom Jonas Bratt
Equity capital markets Johan Engström
Equity capital markets Gabriel Albemark
International arbitration Jonas Löttiger
Commercial contracts Michael Hylander
Commercial contracts Michael Nyman
Banking and finance Philip Heilbrunn
Company secretarial Mark Kristoffersson
Restructuring Ulrika Sparrman
Insolvency Jan Österman
Private equity Michael Nyman
Private equity Gabriel Albemark
Litigation and dispute management Jonas Löttiger
Construction and infrastructure Ulf Jonsson
Construction and infrastructure Magnus Andrén
Corporate M&A Ulrika Sparrman
Corporate M&A Jens André
Forensics/investigation Jonas Löttiger
Employment and pensions Per Westman
Employment and pensions Torbjörn Lindmark
GDPR Torbjörn Lindmark
Real Estate Tord Svensson
Insurance Jonas Löttiger
Tax Conny Tranberg
Number of lawyers : 2,400+
in this country : 23
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Contact : Gabriel Albemark (managing partner)
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