LANGUAGE
欧洲华人律师协会
Association for Chinese Lawyers in Europe, A.s.b.l
Sweden
Advokatfirman Vinge KB

Vinge is one of the leading law firms in the Nordic region with approximately 450 employees at offices in Stockholm, Gothenburg, Malmo, Helsingborg and Brussels. As a full-service law firm with an excellent track record ranging from complex corporate transactions to general corporate commercial law, Vinge houses Sweden’s leading specialist lawyers. Vinge is part of Lex Mundi, the world’s leading network of independent law firms. In addition, Vinge has a comprehensive global network of law firms that we team up with for the benefit of our clients.

Vinge is one of Sweden’s leading business law firms. This is recognised by various ranking organisations, who regularly place us at the top.We often receive awards and cooperate with the ranking organisations Chambers and Partners, Legal 500, IFLR 1000 and Mergermarket, which publishes quarterly M&A‑related statistics.

Vinge’s China Practice Group is comprised of Swedish and Chinese lawyers stationed in Sweden. For more than 30 years we have assisted our clients with all types of issues relating to investments and trade between Sweden and China. We have experience of both private and state‑owned companies in a wide array of sectors.

Firm Overview: Established through a merger between a number of leading Swedish firms in 1983, Advokatfirman Vinge KB (“Vinge”) is one of the largest firms in Scandinavia today, with some 300 lawyers in seven Swedish and overseas offices.

Main Areas of Practice: Vinge is a full-service law firm with a substantial international practice. The firm has acted in most of the major mergers and acquisitions in Sweden in recent years and has consistently achieved top positions on Mergermarket’s list of M&A advisers in the Nordic market as well as Tier 1 rankings with the leading ranking institutes. The firm regularly represents clients in connection with large international financing transactions, including project financing and structured finance arrangements. As a full-service firm, Vinge also advises domestic and international clients within a number of specialist areas such as: competition law, compliance; employment; information technology; insolvency; insurance; intellectual property; litigation and arbitration; marketing; private equity; property; public procurement; tax; telecommunications; and transport. In addition to four offices in Sweden, the firm has a presence in Brussels and Shanghai.

Chairman: Fredrik Dahl
Managing Partners: Maria-Pia Hope (CEO Vinge, Managing Partner Stockholm), Charlotte Forssander (Managing Partner Gothenburg), Rikard Azelius (Managing Partner Skåne)
Number of partners: 77
Number of lawyers: 210
Languages: Cantonese, Chinese, Danish, English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Italian, Mandarin, Norwegian, Persian, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish

Areas of Practice

Banking & Finance
China Practice Group
Commercial Agreements
Corporate Commercial
Corporate Compliance
Corporate Finance & Capital Markets
Dispute Resolution
Employment & Benefits
Environmental
EU & Competition
Financial Regulatory Issues
General Corporate
Insurance
Intellectual Property
IT
M&A
Maritime & Transport
Marketing
Media
Private Equity
Public Procurement
Real Estate
Restructuring & Insolvency
Tax
Telecommunications

Branches

Smålandsgatan 20,
Box 1703,
Stockholm,
Stockholms Län
Sweden
SE-111 87
Tel +46 10 614 30 00
Fax +46 10 614 3190
Email : maria-pia.hope@vinge.se
Website : www.vinge.se

Nordstadstorget 6,
Box 11025,
Gothenburg,
Västra Götaland County
Sweden
S-404 21
Tel +46 10 614 10 00
Fax +46 10 614 17 00
Email : charlotte.forssander@vinge.se

Östergatan 30,
PO Box 4255,
Malmö,
Skåne County
Sweden
SE-203 13
Tel +46 10 614 55 00
Fax +46 10 614 55 01
Email : rikard.azelius@vinge.se

Stallgatan 4,
PO Box 1064,
Helsingborg,
Skåne County
Sweden
SE-251 10
Tel +46 10 614 55 00
Fax +46 10 614 58 85

Rue de la Loi 23,
Brussels,
Brussels Capital Region
Belgium
B-1000
Tel +32 2 501 07 00
Fax +32 2 501 07 07

Sweden