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Gernandt & Danielsson Advokatbyrå KB

Corporate/M&A

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What the team is known for

High-quality corporate law team with particular experience in large-cap transactions. Advises both national and international clients on complex multi-jurisdictional transactions. Proficient in both private and public M&A, including mandatory public offers. Team members are also well versed in ECM mandates, such as IPOs, private placements and rights issues, as well as addressing corporate governance issues for listed entities. Acts for Nordic private equity funds and their portfolio companies on investments, acquisitions and divestments.

Strengths

One client praises the firm's deal-oriented approach, reporting that the team is "very good in trying to make a deal happen" and able to "smooth things over" in negotiations.

Another client appreciates that the lawyers "provide a very fast and accurate service, understand our levels of risk and are flexible and creative."

A client also highlights that the firm's partners "can see the entire picture and have been really helpful."

Work highlights

Represented Radisson Hospitality in a mandatory public takeover offer made by Jin Jiang International Holdings.

Notable practitioners

Described as "very creative, responsive and solution-oriented," Carl Westerberg is adept at handling large cross-border mergers and acquisitions, as well as acting on ECM matters, including IPOs and private placements. Westerberg also advises private equity houses and portfolio companies on corporate transactions.

Fredrik Palm is well regarded for advising on ECM matters, including rights issues, mandatory public offers and accelerated bookbuilds. A client appreciates that he "has the gift of keeping cool and calm," while another client highlights that he "understands the commercial aspects of things."

Manfred Löfvenhaft is recognised for his work across the ECM and M&A fields. He often advises clients on the sale of companies and share transactions. According to one interviewee, Löfvenhaft is a "creative and skilled negotiator who is able to create a good negotiation setting in tricky and tense situations."

According to one source, Mats Hugoson is "technically very good and gets things done." He represents clients from the banking and TMT sectors in mergers and the disposal of shares.

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Members

Ekman, Corinne

Hugoson, Mats

Johanson, Bob

Josjö, Johan

Larsson, Tobias

Löfvenhaft, Manfred

Palm, Fredrik

Skogö Nyvang, Gustav

Corporate/M&A Department

Gernandt & Danielsson Advokatbyrå KB

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Department location

PO Box 5747

Hamngatan 2

Stockholm

Stockholms Län

Sweden

114 87

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Sweden

Capital Markets: Equity


Carl Westerberg
Band 2
Fredrik Palm
Band 3
Manfred Löfvenhaft
Eminent Practitioners

Corporate/M&A


Carl Westerberg
Band 2
Manfred Löfvenhaft
Eminent Practitioners
Mats Hugoson
Band 5