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Mannheimer Swartling Advokatbyrå

Mannheimer Swartling Advokatbyrå

Professional Notice

Head office
Norrlandsgatan 21
Box 1711
Stockholm, Sweden, 111 87

www.mannheimerswartling.se
+46 8 595 060 00
+46 8 595 060 01

Managing partner: Jan Dernestam

Chairman of the board: Klas Wennström

Number of partners worldwide: 82
Number of lawyers worldwide: 400

Languages: Danish, English, Finnish, French, German, Italian, Mandarin, Norwegian, Persian, Polish, Russian, Spanish, Swedish


Firm overview

Mannheimer Swartling advises on the full range of legal matters that its clients face. As the largest law firm in the Nordic region, the firm offers both the scope and the scale required to handle the most demanding projects. And operating as a true lockstep firm ensures that its collective experience and expertise is available to every assignment. Clients from all areas of the private and public sectors turn to the firm for counsel of exceptional quality.

Clients include distinguished companies and organisations in Sweden and around the world. The firm’s approximately 400 lawyers are specialised in different areas of business law and industries. This means they understand their clients’ commercial challenges, while having the legal expertise to find the optimal solutions.

The firm’s fundamental objective is to always surpass the expectations of its clients. Thus its aim is to recruit, keep and develop the most passionate legal talent. This business model is founded on the team spirit which is deeply rooted in the firm’s corporate culture.


Main areas of practice

Mergers and acquisitions
The firm’s M&A specialists handle all types of transactions, from private acquisitions to cross-border mergers between publicly listed companies.

Equity capital markets
The firm’s public M&A and equity capital markets team has unrivalled experience on the market and is routinely ranked at the top of all relevant rankings of legal advisers in the Nordic region. The practice represents more listed companies than any other Swedish firm.

Banking and finance
The firm is deeply engaged in the Swedish financial market, assisting clients in developing new structures and financial instruments, and continuously monitor market and regulatory issues.

Corporate commercial
The firm is specialised in commercial agreements and assists clients with the review, drafting, negotiation and management of contracts, as well as providing strategic advice regarding business operations. The practice draws on experience from a wide range of industry sectors and has a strong commercial focus.

Dispute resolution
The firm represents clients, regardless of nationality or applicable law, in any and all matters arising from commercial disputes, such as early dispute assessment, arbitration, litigation, mediation and other alternative dispute resolution.

Corporate sustainability and risk management
The firm advises on all aspects of regulatory compliance, internal investigations, fraud, anti-corruption, anti-money laundering, employment sanction issues, trade sanctions and export control issues.

Real estate
The firm has one of northern Europe’s largest teams of real estate lawyers, with lawyers in six countries engaged in real estate law and cross-border transactions, offering expertise ranging from tax and financing issues to planning and permitting.

Corporate taxation
The firm primarily advises on domestic and cross-border M&A, reorganisations, structured finance, private equity and venture capital, incentive plans and transfer pricing.

EU and competition
The firm advises on all types of European community law, competition law, marketing law and entertainment law.

Intellectual property, marketing and media
The firm advises on all types of intellectual property issues. It has an emphasis on issues relating to patents, trade secrets, trademarks and copyright.

IT, telecoms and technology
The firm handles legal matters relating to information technology, media and telecommunications, outsourcing, broadcasting, the internet, data protection and electronic markets.

Environmental
The firm advises clients on matters such as applications for operating permits, identification and allocation of environmental risk in business transactions, environmental liability and a broad range of other environmentally related matters.

International work
As a part of Mannheimer Swartling’s full-service offer, the firm monitor events abroad that are important to its clients and that affect their business. To this end, the firm has established offices in markets of strategic significance to its clients. The operations are handled through offices in Sweden, Russia, China and the US. In addition, the firm also has an office in Brussels focusing on matters relating to the EU and competition law. A broad, international network of contacts and close partnerships with other leading law firms around the world are important to be able to provide clients with the best tailored advice. The firm’s staff often work in teams together with lawyers from these firms on different projects and cases. As an independent legal firm, Mannheimer Swartling is not bound to any association of firms. Being independent means it is always able to engage or recommend the best law firm for the current assignment, even in countries where the firm has no operations of its own.


Clients

The firm’s clients include many of Sweden’s, and the world’s, leading industrial companies, banks and other financial institutions, government departments and agencies, municipalities and public utilities. Mannheimer Swartling consistently ranks highest in client and industry surveys conducted in Sweden — testimony to the fact that the firm understands and effectively lives up to the demands of its clients year after year.


Practice areas

Asset management and financial regulation
Banking and finance
Construction
Corporate commercial
Corporate sustainability and risk management
Corporate taxation
Dispute resolution
Employment and pensions
Environment
EU and competition
Funds and investments
Insurance
Intellectual property, marketing and media
Mergers and acquisitions
Private equity
Public M&A and equity capital markets
Public procurement
Real estate
Restructuring and insolvency


Offices

Sweden
Stockholm: Norrlandsgatan 21, PO Box 1711, 111 87
Tel: +46 8 595 060 00
Fax: +46 8 595 060 01

Göteborg: Östra Hamngatan 16, PO Box 2235, 403 14
Tel: +46 31 355 16 00
Fax: +46 31 355 16 01

Malmö: Carlsgatan 3, PO Box 4291, 221 20
Tel: +46 40 698 58 00
Fax: +46 40 698 58 01

Russia
Moscow: Romanov Dvor Business Centre, Romanov per. 4, 125009
Tel: +7 495 380 32 80
Fax: +7 495 380 32 81

Belgium
Brussels: IT Tower, Avenue Louise 480, 1050
Tel: +32 2 732 22 22
Fax: +32 2 736 96 52


International offices

China
Hong Kong: 33/F, Jardine House,
1 Connaught Place, Central
Tel: +85 2 2526 4868
Fax: +85 2 2526 6568

Shanghai: Shanghai Representative Office, Sweden,
Unit 1901-02, 19/F TWO ICC, No. 288 South Shaanxi Road, PRC 200031
Tel: +86(21) 6141 0980

USA
New York: 101 Park Avenue, Suite 2503, NY 101 78
Tel: +1 212 682 05 80
Fax: +1 212 682 09 82

Moscow, Russia

Romanov Dvor Business Centre 4 Romanov per.

Gothenburg, Sweden

Box 2235 Östra Hamngatan 16

Malmo, Sweden

Carlsgatan 3 Box 4291

Stockholm, Sweden

Norrlandsgatan 21 PO Box 1711
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