Antonia Severin

Antonia Severin is our exclusively recommended Capital Markets Law expert in Sweden on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Antonia directly using the contact details listed above.

Antonia is an associate in our Capital Markets practice in Stockholm and joined White & Case in 2020. Prior to joining White & Case, Antonia studied Law at Stockholm University and at Fundação Getulio Vargas and worked as an associate at a Big Four firm.

Representation of Ahlstrom-Munksjö Oyj on the voluntary recommended public cash tender offer made by a Bain Capital lead consortium formed by (BC) Lux Holdco S.à r.l. (a vehicle owned and controlled by funds managed or advised by Bain Capital Private Equity (Europe), LLP, and/or its affiliates), Ahlstrom Invest B.V (an indirect subsidiary of Ahlström Capital Oy), Viknum AB and Belgrano Inversiones Oy, for all the issued and outstanding shares in Ahlstrom-Munksjö Oyj. The tender offer values Ahlstrom-Munksjö’s total equity at approximately EUR 2.1 billion. Ahlstrom-Munksjö is a global leader in innovative and sustainable fiber-based materials and its shares are listed on Nasdaq Helsinki and Nasdaq Stockholm.

Firm Overview:

Truly Global

White & Case is an international law firm that serves companies, governments and financial institutions. Our long history as a global firm means we are uniquely placed to help our clients resolve their most complex legal challenges wherever they are.

Mikael Wahlgren

Mikael Wahlgren is our exclusively recommended Arbitration expert in Sweden on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Mikael directly using the contact details listed above.

Mikael is former general counsel, business lawyer, corporate lawyer, board member and arbitrator specialised in international and Swedish commercial law, company law, acquisition, dispute resolution, board work, arbitration and has lectured on Department of Commercial Law at Lund University and a number of international legal conferences.

Mikael is the owner and founder of the law consultancy firm Linton and Wahlgren AB. He has more than 25 years extensive experience and knowledge of, amongst others, managing arbitrations, disputes and has during the past years acted as an arbitrator and mediator. During his 10 years as General Counsel for the Alfa Laval Group and 15 years as in-house counsel, supporting a number of multinational Swedish and foreign listed companies (i.e. Skanska, ABB, Rolls-Royce and NCC) and in his current role as independent legal counsel, he acts as an arbitrator and mediator with special knowledge of complicated commercial and industrial legal matters within the international manufacturing, infrastructure, energy, construction, Life Science and Med Tech industries.

Please contact us and we can tell you more about how we can help you to ensure that you have the legal support, strategy and risk awareness that you should have and that your board has the right focus on your legal issues.

Dan Engström, MCIArb

Dan Engstrom, MCIArb, is the Managing Partner of the firm.

He has been practicing commercial dispute resolution since the late 1980’s both as legal counsel and as a commercial litigator.

Engstrom has, since 1999, had repeated appointments as an arbitrator, both as party-appointed and institutional appointed. The disputes involve (most frequently) franchise, IT/IP and commercial contract disputes. Engstrom has experience both under the Swedish Arbitration Act and under institutional rules, such as the Rules of the Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (SCC).

Engstrom has experience from more than 50 commercial arbitrations.

He is frequently appointed as a sole mediator by Swedish courts and by the disputing parties and is the sole author to the Swedish commentary to the Mediation act.

Engstrom is admitted to World Intellectual Property Organization’s (WIPO) list of independent international neutrals within Arbitration and Mediation with a focus on intellectual property dispute settlement. He was admitted to ICDR’s International Panel of Arbitrators some years ago.

Engstrom is a published author within the field of Mediation and Dispute Resolution in general. He is frequently contributing to IBA Arbitration Newsletter, GAR, GTDT – Arbitration and other publications. He is frequently engaged as a speaker and a lecturer within the field of Mediation, Dispute Resolution in general and within Franchise.

He is (in selection) a member of the Swedish Bar Association, The International Bar Association, The Chartered Institute of Arbitrator (MCIArb) in London, The American Bar Association, The Swedish Arbitration Society, The Swedish Insurance Law Society and The Swedish Copyright Society. He is also the exclusive Commercial Arbitration member in IR Global for Sweden.

He is listed as a leading individual within Arbitration, Litigation, Mediation and Commercial Dispute Resolution and at present exclusively appointed by Global Law Experts as the leading national expert within Arbitration in Sweden.

He was the Founding Partner of Stockholm Arbitration & Litigation Center (SALC) Lawfirm in 2006 and the managing Partner of the firm for eleven years. He joined NOVA Lawfirm as a partner in June 2017 and is now its Managing Partner.

Firm Overview:

BROAD, CUTTING-EDGE EXPERTISE – At Nova we offer our clients specialist advice in all the major fields of commercial law, with the very best expertise in areas such as contract law, insurance law, commercial dispute resolution, arbitration, mediation, m & a, franchising, distribution law, property law, company law, tenant law, insolvency law, white collar crime, commercial tax and IT/IP.

A LAW FIRM THAT OFFERS FIRST-CLASS SERVICE – At Nova we want to provide commercial law solutions of the highest quality, at the right price, and with a commitment that goes beyond the everyday. We believe in establishing close, long-term lawyer-client relationships. Many of the firm’s customers has been customers for 20 years or more. This enables us to understand what is important to our customers and our customers business and offer advice that is specifically tailored to every particular situation. Our clients are being taken care of by experienced partners from start to finish.

The commercial benefit for you as our client is of paramount importance to us.

Thomas Lindqvist

Thomas Lindqvist is a partner and one of the founders of Hammarskiöld & Co, specialising within IP/TMT (head of the firm’s group), Labour Law (head of the firm’s group), M&A and Public Procurement.

Thomas has participated in several of the most significant transactions within the IP/TMT field in the recent years. Thomas has also broad experience from significant and complex labour law issues relating to cross border transactions and mergers.

Firm Overview:

Hammarskiöld & Co is a dynamic and innovative business law firm.

Our lawyers have broad experience across the range of legal issues that companies can expect to confront on the Swedish market. The firm’s core practice focuses on Swedish law, but we also offer substantial expertise in advising on and handling the international implications of business law issues.

Hammarskiöld & Co is a true partnership. To meet our clients’ needs, we have formed a number of specialist groups focusing on different practice areas. At the same time, the full resources of the firm are always available to clients to ensure that their needs are met with optimum efficiency.

Hammarskiöld & Co is committed to providing the highest quality legal services. Clients of the firm can count on our full commitment to resolving the matters that they entrust to us. We attach great significance to collegiality and friendliness in client relationships and in the relationships between and among firm lawyers.

Gustaf Andersson

Gustaf Andersson is our exclusively recommended Business Services expert in Sweden on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Gustaf directly using the contact details listed above.

Safec offers advice and related services for small and medium-sized enterprises. As a customer of Safec you have a personal adviser who always makes sure that you can easily and safely get the best possible help – all for you to be able to focus on developing your business!

Firm Overview:

At Safec Sweden AB (publ) we have through our own experience as entrepreneurs learned the need for small and medium-sized enterprises to quickly and efficiently get access to qualified advice and related services of the highest quality through a single supplier. As “Safe Entrepreneur” with Safec you through your subscription get access to free counselling in all the areas where you need help the most to run your business. Safec gives you and your company qualified advice and related services in Accounting, Assurance, Tax & VAT issues, IT Services, Legal, Finance, Debt Collection, Web and Graphic profiling, Incorporation, Entrepreneur Coaching, Mediation and Franchising. The partners we work with in each field have undergone our quality control so that you can be sure that you get the right supplier at very favourable prices.

Christer Hagberg

Christer has key expertise in real estate, commercial contracts and M&A. Many of Christer’s clients are manufacturers or real estate companies.

Background:

2003–present
Advokatfirman Lindahl
2002–2003
Advokatfirman Rosenberg & Hammenborn
1995
Member of the Swedish Bar Association
1992–2002
Mannheimer Swartling Advokatbyrå
1989–1992
Court Clerk
1989
Stockholm University, LL.M.

Practice:

We are at the forefront of technical development and our advice is straight-forward and clear. We get straight to the point and we maintain a focus on business value.

Lindahl is one of Sweden’s largest business law firms with a workforce of about 400, of which just over two-thirds are lawyers. Most of Lindahl’s clients are innovative, knowledge-based businesses. In addition to the capacity of a large firm, we have cutting-edge competence in intellectual property, life sciences, dispute resolution and information and communications technology (ICT). We also have long and substantial experience in areas such as banking and finance, capital markets, M&A and real estate.

“Advice for a world in which technology; the way we collaborate; and business models are changing ever more and ever faster.”

Lindahl has extensive international experience and a well-developed network of leading business law firms globally. In Sweden, Lindahl has offices in Stockholm, Göteborg, Malmö, Uppsala, Örebro and Helsingborg.