Erik Forsin

Erik Forsin

Partner
Baker & McKenzie Advokatbyrå KB

Biography

Erik Forsin is a member of Baker McKenzie’s Dispute Resolution Practice Group in Stockholm. Erik joined Baker McKenzie as a partner in 2020. Prior to joining the Firm, he worked at the Stockholm office of another global law firm.

Practice Focus

Erik focuses his practice mainly on international and domestic arbitration and commercial litigation for Swedish and foreign companies. He has significant experience from representing clients within the fields of banking and finance, contentious M&A and contractual disputes.

Representative Legal Matters

His experience prior to joining the Firm includes:

  • Represented Swedish bank in the Swedish Supreme Court regarding the legal validity of pledge of agricultural subsidies from the EU.

  • Advised Third Party Funder in relation to possible financing in international investment treaty dispute.

  • Represented international medical company's Swedish subsidiary in arbitration and challenge procedures regarding payment of additional purchase price.

  • Represented private equity fund owned company in pilot case arbitration proceedings relating to its incentive program.

  • Reoccurring representation for Swedish banks and financial institutions in disputes regarding project financing and factoring.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Swedish Bar Association
  • Young Arbitrators Sweden (YAS)

Admissions

  • Sweden (2014)

Education

  • Stockholm University (LLM) (2008)

Languages

  • English
  • Swedish
  • Author, "Measures for preserving evidence in intellectual property infringement cases. A conflict with the protection of trade secrets?," NIR - Nordiskt Immateriellt Rättsskydd, May 2008