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Bengt Kärde

Bengt Kärde
Kungsgatan 9
PO Box 7315
103 90
+46 8 701 7850
+46 8 701 7899


Who's Who Legal Insurance & Reinsurance: Lawyers

Bengt Kärde is partner and head of the firm’s insurance and reinsurance practice group. His specialist practice consists of insurance, reinsurance, banking and finance law and related regulatory matters.

He participates on a regular basis in both small and large deals concerning insurance-related businesses. These might concern acquisitions, cross-border transactions, restructurings, outsourcing or winding-up proceedings and run-off related issues. Mr Kärde assists mainly insurers in all types of insurance-related disputes, in particular, arbitral proceedings. He also acts as an arbitrator.

The firm's insurance group assists practically the entire Swedish insurance industry on a day-to-day basis. The firm's clients also include a great number of international insurance and reinsurance companies as well as insurance brokers.

Mr Kärde is co-author of Sovereign Borrowers published by the Commonwealth secretariat; Kluwer International's Securitisation; Butterworth's book Cross-Border Security; and a number of articles in International Financial Law Review and other publications. He is a member of the Swedish and International Bar Associations and the International Association of Lawyers (financial services commission), the International Insurance Law Association, Swedish Section, and the Swedish Arbitration Association. Mr Kärde is active in the ICC's reference group for financial services and insurance.

Mr Kärde also speaks English, French and German.

Mobile: +46 70 872 24 92

WWL says: In Sweden, Bengt Kärde is considered by peers and clients alike to be "one of the top lawyers in the insurance market."

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Insurance & Reinsurance which can be purchased from our Shop.

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