Insight
Breaking New Ground in Sweden
10th edition of guide provides an introduction to the main legal issues that arise when doing business in Sweden.

Overview

Our 50 lawyers in Sweden advise clients on some of the most significant transactions in the Nordic and Baltic regions, such as advising European mobile gaming company LeoVegas with its initial public offering on Stockholm's Nasdaq First North Premier and representing Nordic Capital in its acquisition of ABB's Full Service business unit, a leading industrial maintenance services provider in Europe.

Offices

Stockholm

Vasagatan 7, Floor 8

P.O. Box 180
Stockholm SE-101 23
Sweden
Tel: +46 8 566 177 00 Fax: +46 8 566 177 99

With our global reach and deep understanding of laws in the Nordic and Baltic regions, our Sweden lawyers advise on complex, pioneering cross-borders transactions and provide a full range of legal services to help clients achieve their business objectives.

Our Banking & Finance and Capital Markets teams advise on international public and private financial transactions, working closely with our M&A practice to deliver a collaborative approach. Since the beginning of 2015, our Capital Markets team has completed more than 30 transactions, including the IPOs of Tobii, a high-tech Swedish company that develops eye tracking products and Troax, a Swedish company that manufactures machine guards and industrial storage solutions.

Career Fairs

We participate in job fairs in Stockholm, Lund and Uppsala, Örebro, Umeå och Göteborg, where students can learn more about what it’s like to work at Baker McKenzie. We also invite students to networking mixers at our Stockholm office.

Thesis Internship

Baker McKenzie knows that an internship provides excellent practical work experience. We offer selected swedish law students a ten-week thesis internship, a chance to work on actual cases, receive professional training and attend Firm networking events. We accept about four to six law students every semester - read more about our two kinds of internship in the information leaflets below.

Summer Associate

This six-week course gives law students the chance to work on actual cases, receive professional training and attend Firm networking events. We accept about six law students for this program every summer.

View career opportunities in Sweden

Read more about career opportunities in the information leaflets below (In Swedish).

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Sommarnotarie
Uppsatspraktik

Our responsibility as a legal service provider goes beyond advising clients. Helping our local community has always been an integral component of our work and we provide pro bono legal assistance to organizations in Stockholm including:

  • Raoul Wallenberg Academy for Young Leaders, which provides leadership programs for high school students
  • Stiftelsen Friends, a non-profit dedicated to preventing bullying in schools and sports clubs throughout Sweden
  • Level The Playing Field, an initiative to promote equality by giving employees access to the same opportunities, regardless of gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation or mental or physical disability
  • Solvatten, an organization that invented a portable water treatment and solar water heater system for households in the developing world to protect children susceptible to waterborne diseases

Key Contacts