In this chapter we highlight 17 leading environmental law specialists operating in the Swedish market. Their expertise spans transactional, litigation and regulatory matters, as well as strategic planning, dispute resolution and administrative procedures.
Most Highly Regarded
Fröberg & Lundholm stands out with four listings in this chapter.
Magnus Fröberg is a “standout name with an excellent boutique practice” according to impressed peers who commend him as “one of the very best environmental specialists in Sweden”.
Mikael Berglund is a “top-notch and highly pragmatic lawyer” with a profound knowledge of Swedish environmental regulations.
Mikael Hägglöf earns acclaim as a “remarkable and highly skilled lawyer” with an encyclopaedic understanding of environmental law.
Mikael Lundholm is a seasoned lawyer with extensive experience advising clients on waste management and regulatory issues, as well as environmental law disputes.
Mannheimer Swartling also earns four listings this year.
Per Molander is a long-standing figure in the Swedish market. He is considered to be an authority on environmental risk assessments and transactions.
The “excellent” Felicia Ullerstam is singled out for her broad practice covering large-scale infrastructure projects and permit applications.
Bo Hansson is “among the most prominent names in environmental law” according to impressed sources, who consider him to be “a true pioneer in the field” and a “go-to for windfarm work”.
Therese Stromshed is highly sought after for her detailed understanding of environmental issues arising from complex energy sector transactions.
Agnes Larfeldt of Agnes Advokatbyrå is “the foremost authority on water law” and “the very best for issues regarding hydropower”.
At Advokatfirman Åberg & Co, Mårten Bengtsson enjoys a stellar reputation for his broad expertise spanning water law, waste management, contaminated lands and environmental crime.
The “brilliant” Susanne Åberg Witt-Strömer from Alrutz’ Advokatbyrå is highly sought after by clients in the chemical and engineering industries for her top-notch advice regarding pollution and water law.
Tove Andersson at Setterwalls is an “extremely well-experienced lawyer” takes a “creative approach” to a broad range of environmental law matters including permit applications, species protection, wind farm projects and waste management issues.