Public Procurement Department

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What the team is known for Specialised boutique practice advising on a range of procurement issues. Active in a variety of areas including the construction, transport and TMT sectors, with particular experience in mandates involving the healthcare industry. Assists suppliers with tender processes as well as a range of contentious matters, including investigations, award challenges and claims for damages.

Strengths One client enthuses that "BOKWALL RISLUND provides excellent legal advice and has deep knowledge of our area of business."

Other clients similarly "appreciate their skill and deep knowledge, as well as their experience."

Work highlights Acted for Bausch & Lomb on the review and challenge of an award by Region Halland regarding equipment for cataract surgery.

Notable practitioners

Carl Bokwall is a revered practitioner who receives significant praise for his work in procurement litigation: "He provides excellent advice and is very good at providing an overall perspective on strategy and tactics in dispute resolution regarding public procurement." His work of late notably involves clients from the healthcare and IT sectors.

Lina Håkansson acts for IT businesses, pharmaceutical companies and healthcare providers on high-value public procurement challenges. Impressed clients enthuse: "She is very proficient, pedagogical and clear in her explanations and answers."

According to one client, Per-Owe Arfwedson "is very experienced and understands the legal situation and complexity quickly. He always gives straight answers with hands-on advice." He assists transport, construction, healthcare and IT companies with contentious and non-contentious procurement matters.