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What the team is known for

White & Case has a well-respected banking and finance team well accustomed to representing private equity sponsors in leveraged and acquisition finance mandates. The team also acts for banks and other lenders, including syndicates. The law firm has an impressive DCM offering, being particularly active on high-yield bond issuances, EMTN programmes and securitisation transactions. Its lawyers in Stockholm work closely with colleagues across the firm's international network to facilitate multi-jurisdictional transactions. The team is also notable for being able to offer English-law capabilities to financial institutions clients in Sweden.

Notable practitioners

Carl Hugo Parment frequently represents high-profile financial institutions in acquisition finance matters. He is also highly experienced in securitisation transactions and the issuance of notes, with his mandates often involving cross-border elements. One client praises his "great knowledge and skills," noting: "He is up to date on the latest market terms, he is pragmatic, knows what really matters and has strong social skills."

Clients find Magnus Wennerhorn to be a very "efficient and skilled professional, with a high service level." His work sees him assist banks and private equity funds with acquisition finance and refinancing mandates, many of which have cross-border elements. According to one source he is "a very pragmatic and knowledgeable lawyer who has a good view of the market in Sweden."

Michael Bark-Jones is an accomplished lawyer whose practice has a strong emphasis on DCM mandates. Interviewees highlight his "analytical and calm" approach in addition to his "depth of knowledge." Qualified in England & Wales as well as Sweden, he often acts on transactions involving the two jurisdictions.

Oscar Liljeson often represents corporates and private equity funds in their capacity as borrowers in acquisition finance mandates. A client enthuses that "Oscar Liljeson ishighly knowledgeable, commercial and on top of market trends. These characteristics make him capable of advising on even the most complex matters."

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Banking & Finance

White & Case LLP

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Biblioteksgatan 12

PO Box 5573

Stockholm

Stockholms Län

Sweden

SE-114 85

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Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

Sweden

Banking & Finance


Carl Hugo Parment
Band 2
Magnus Wennerhorn
Band 2
Oscar Liljeson
Band 3

Capital Markets: Debt


Carl Hugo Parment
Band 3
Michael Bark-Jones
Band 2, Foreign expert for UK