Xandra Ståhlberg

Associate
Baker & McKenzie Advokatbyrå KB

Biography

Xandra Ståhlberg is a member of Baker McKenzie’s Competition Practice Group in Stockholm. Xandra joined the Firm as a senior associate in 2021. Prior to joining the Firm she was managing associate at another major law firm in Stockholm. Xandra has special expertise in competition law matters related to M&A and has experience from public, private and Private Equity transactions as well as advising clients in matters at the Swedish Competition Authority and the European Commission. She has also completed a summer traineeship at the Swedish Competition Authority at the department for Mergers and Cartels.

Practice Focus

Xandra focuses her practice mainly on competition law matters related to M&A and has experience from public, private and Private Equity transactions. She also frequently advises on horizontal and vertical agreements as well as cartel investigations.

Representative Legal Matters

Regularly advises clients in capital market transaction.

Regulary advises PE firms in relation to acquisitions or divestments, pre- and post-integration planning activities, as well as corporate transaction documents.

Xandra's experience prior to joining the Firm includes:

  • Advised client in acquistion of listed recrutiment company before the Swedish Competition Authority.
  • Advised major Norwegian conglomerat industrial company in its aqcuisition of large add-on. The transaction was notified to the Swedish Competition Authority and was despite competition concerns, cleared in Phase I.
  • Advised major telecom operator during dawn raid investigation by the European Commission in alledged violations of EU competion rules.
  • Advised major PE company in multiple add-on acquistions within the infrastructure sector successfully representing the client before the Swedish Competition Authority as well as the European Commission.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Swedish Bar Associaton (2018)

Admissions

  • Sweden

Education

  • Stockholm University (LL.M, Master of Laws) (2014)
  • University of Sussex (LLB, Law with International Relations) (2009)

Languages

  • English
  • Swedish