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Patrik Svensson

Lawyer/Partner

patrik.svensson@lapartners.se

Phone: +46 40 20 08 54
Cell: +46 709 49 42 85


Experience

lawyer/partner

Property and construction law, dispute resolution, acquisitions and company law.

Experience Patrik supplies legal advice on an ongoing basis to the management teams of a number of companies ranging from listed companies and venture capital companies through to smaller owner-managed enterprises. Most cases handled by LA PARTNERS involve company law issues and Patrik is particularly knowledgeable about routinely-occurring company law issues such as company formations, articles of association, establishment of new businesses, issues of new and bonus shares in public limited companies, and value transfers.

Patrik is an experienced construction law specialist with a thorough knowledge of the field and the major players within the sector, and his services are frequently retained by contractors and subcontractors, consultants and customers. His clients include players at all levels from small and medium-sized construction companies to foreign international groups wanting project assistance.

Patrik is well acquainted with the industry conditions and specifications such as AB 04, ABT 06, AB-U 04, AMA etc. Patrik often acts as counsel in commercial disputes between customers and contractors. He also provides support in acquisition procedures, on both purchaser and vendor side, and has been involved in acquisitions in a variety of sectors such as the food industry, the wholesale trade, the automotive industry and the property business. In many cases, these transactions took the form of so-called controlled auctions, in which Patrik played a leading role in successful projects covering everything from initial due diligence investigations at contract negotiation stage through to the completed and signed contract.

Patrik has a lot of litigation experience and regularly represents clients in court cases as well as before arbitration tribunals. Patrik has experience of both ad hoc arbitration proceedings and international arbitration proceedings under the rules of the Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce.

Career

LA PARTNERS 2004 -
Wistrand Advokatbyrå 2004
Advokatfirman Andersson & Ekberg 2001 - 2003
Collin Foyen & Co 2000 - 2001
Law clerk at Kristianstad District Court 1998 - 2000

Education

LL.M Lund University 1998
Master of Law and Economics, Rotterdam 1997

Languages

Swedish
English

Membership

Swedish Bar Association
SYF – (an association for younger lawyers in Southern Sweden engaged in dispute resolution).