Sweden

Benchmark Litigation Reviews

Dispute resolution
Hamilton

Hamilton has a good reputation in the Swedish market for its dispute resolution work especially for its general commercial litigation capabilities. Magnus Rydberg, Ola Hansson and Johannes Ericson are key names in the dispute resolution team. 

The firm advised a partner at KPMG in a dispute relating to an alleged negligent audit. The team also advised accountancy firm Moore Stephens in court proceedings related to a bankruptcy and issues of fraud. Other key cases worked on during the research period remain confidential. 

Roschier

Roschier is well-regarded in the Nordic market amongst peers and clients for its dispute resolution work. The firm has a particular focus on international arbitration and commercial court disputes. The firm regularly advises clients in energy, oil and gas and post M&A disputes. 

The team is headed by Johan Sidklev. Other key names in the team include Rikard Wikström-Hermansen and Shirin Saif . Notable clients for the firm include Hennes & Mauritz and Konsberg Maritime. 

The firm is representing the Kingdom of Sweden in in a dispute under the Energy Charter Treaty (ECT) concerning amending legislation. 

Client feedback 2021  

"They are fast, very service minded and not afraid of digging into details and numbers. Moreover, they adapt the team to the case and do not engage several junior lawyers when that is not necessary." - commercial arbitration 

Client feedback 2020

“Very thoroughly facts evaluation/ excellent strategy and excellent follow-up.” - Commercial arbitration 

“The firm is very broad-minded and has a very good knowledge not only of their domestic Swedish law, but also of international public law. Lawyers are always ready and eager to learn something new (for example, get knowledge of Russian law). The last, but not the least thing, you can be sure that the lawyers are in touch 24-hours 7-days a week and you always get a prompt reaction to any e-mail".