Johan Sidklev receives widespread commendations from market sources, one of whom says, “He is one of the most sought-after arbitrators in the market”.
Johan Sidklev heads Roschier’s dispute resolution practice in Sweden. Johan is specialised in commercial dispute resolution and has extensive experience of international arbitration, often concerning energy-related disputes involving parties from Russia or CIS countries. He has acted as counsel in some of the world’s largest arbitrations seated in Stockholm, London and Paris, involving oil, gas and construction matters. In the area of investment arbitration, Johan has vast experience from arbitrator’s appointments, as well as from advising both private investors and various governments as counsel, inter alia, in matters concerning the Energy Charter Treaty and various bilateral investment treaties. Johan is the president of the Swedish Arbitration Association (SAA) and a board member of the Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (SCC). He served on the Rules Revision Committee for the new 2017 SCC Rules. He also serves on the legal advisory task force on investment protection at the Energy Charter Secretariat in Brussels, and he is an executive committee member of the Russian and CIS Arbitration Network (RCAN). Johan has served as the headmaster of the SCC/SAA Arbitrator training programme, and as a long-standing board member of Young Arbitrators Sweden.