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This section ranks firms and individuals focusing on real estate law. Strong focus on transactions involving significant Real Estate assets and portfolios such as office buildings, residential developments and retail units. Also include matters relating to leasing and real estate finance. Where there isn’t a more specific construction ranking available, construction and development work also falls under real estate. Some examples of structuring and transactional advice provided to REITs, transactions involving real estate holding companies and regulatory advice can also be included among the examples of work for this section.

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Band 1
  1. Mannheimer Swartling
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    Mannheimer Swartling
    Real Estate
    2023 | Band 1 | 17 Years Ranked
    Mannheimer Swartling has a highly recommended real estate practice providing an exceptional range of services. The law firm is particularly active on portfolio divestments, establishment of joint ventures and acquisitions. It carries out market-leading work for international and domestic real estate companies, property developers and real estate funds. The law firm offers additional expertise in leasing, greenfield projects and renewable energy. Mannheimer Swartling also works on behalf of institutional investors, multinational corporates and local government bodies.
  2. Roschier
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    Roschier
    Real Estate
    2023 | Band 1 | 15 Years Ranked
    Roschier maintains a market-leading position advising on the structuring of deals, joint ventures and project management arrangements both in Sweden and further afield. The legal practice works closely with its banking, debt capital markets and corporate advisory specialists to offer a multifaceted service to institutional investors, real estate funds and property developers. Roschier handles the sale and purchase of large property portfolios across the Nordic countries.
  3. Wigge & Partners Advokat KB
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    Wigge & Partners Advokat KB
    Real Estate
    2023 | Band 1 | 8 Years Ranked
    Wigge & Partners has a leading market position, with expertise that includes transaction structuring, sale and purchase agreement negotiations, financing and joint ventures. The firm also advises on commercial leases, project developments and the establishment of real estate funds. Wigge & Partners offers further expertise in forward purchase and forward funding transactions. The clientele includes pension funds and real estate companies managing residential, logistics, office and retail properties.
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Band 2
  1. Advokatfirman Vinge KB
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    Advokatfirman Vinge KB
    Real Estate
    2023 | Band 2 | 17 Years Ranked
    Vinge has extensive knowledge of real estate M&A and transaction financing. It is notably focused on property developments, including office and residential buildings. The legal practice handles large-scale transactions as well as commercial leasing. Vinge attracts a variety of clients such as foreign and local investors and assists with the setting up of real estate funds. The team is able to draw on the wider firm's tax and financing expertise to tackle complex mandates.
  2. Linklaters Advokatbyrå
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    Linklaters Advokatbyrå
    Real Estate
    2023 | Band 2 | 17 Years Ranked
    Linklaters stands out for its advice on complex, cross-border transactions, with strength in divestments and advising on forward funding projects. The law firm handles the real estate aspects of mergers and acquisitions. The team utilises specialised capabilities and global offices when providing advice to a range of international clients, financial institutions, private equity firms and multinational property companies, as well as Swedish municipalities and municipality-owned companies.
  3. Setterwalls
    2
    Setterwalls
    Real Estate
    2023 | Band 2 | 14 Years Ranked
    Setterwalls moves up the rankings on the back of excellent feedback. The law firm offers a high-quality practice with nationwide offices combining skills in commercial leases, construction and environmental law, and real estate financing. Setterwalls handles negotiations and proposals for land development, including zoning plans and planning permission applications. The team frequently acts on acquisitions and divestments involving commercial and residential properties. Clients include investors, domestic and international real estate companies and municipalities.
  4. Wistrand Advokatbyrå
    2
    Wistrand Advokatbyrå
    Real Estate
    2023 | Band 2 | 15 Years Ranked
    Wistrand has a skilled practice with offices in Stockholm and Gothenburg. The law firm regularly represents real estate management companies, property developers and corporates. The team advises on residential and retail property transactions and on leasehold agreements, contract disputes and portfolio sales.
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Band 3
  1. Advokatfirman Cederquist KB
    3
    Advokatfirman Cederquist KB
    Real Estate
    2023 | Band 3 | 17 Years Ranked
    Cederquist has a prominent team with expertise in real estate, lease law and associated contractual matters. The law firm advises Swedish and foreign investors on both the sale and buy sides. The legal practice also acts on development projects and real estate financing. Cederquist's other areas of activity include portfolio transactions and environmental concerns. The law firm's clients include major international property groups and municipalities.
  2. Born Advokater
    3
    Born Advokater
    Real Estate
    2023 | Band 3 | 2 Years Ranked
    Born was formed in November 2021, with the team having previously been part of Glimstedt. The law firm is active in the sale and acquisition of major property portfolios and development projects, acting on behalf of listed property companies and corporates. The team also handles bond issuances in the real estate sector.
  3. DLA Piper
    3
    DLA Piper
    Real Estate
    2023 | Band 3 | 17 Years Ranked
    DLA Piper offers a wealth of knowledge in investments and financing for European and global real estate funds. The team handles the sale and acquisition of pan-Nordic property portfolios, and is also active in planning and construction matters for high-profile domestic and international property developers, as well as acting on logistics and residential projects. The law firm represents the interests of several domestic and foreign entities, including real estate investment companies and corporates.
  4. Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton Advokat KB
    3
    Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton Advokat KB
    Real Estate
    2023 | Band 3 | 17 Years Ranked
    Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton has a talented team handling complex transactions, acting on both disposals and acquisitions. The team has expertise in property development, working closely with the firm's M&A and construction teams. Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton offers additional knowledge of planning and building law. The law firm is also able to handle forward purchase and forward funding transactions. Clients include asset managers and property developers, as well as local and international real estate and private equity funds.
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Band 4
  1. Advokatfirman Schjødt
    4
    Advokatfirman Schjødt
    Real Estate
    2023 | Band 4 | 1 Years Ranked
    Schjødt demonstrates its strong position within the Nordic legal market via its solid foothold in Sweden's real estate sector. The firm works with clients on purchases and sales of residential, logistics and commercial properties, acquisitions through public tender offers, and real estate-related disputes.
  2. Falkenborn Advokatbyrå
    4
    Falkenborn Advokatbyrå
    Real Estate
    2023 | Band 4 | 17 Years Ranked
    Falkenborn is an active boutique firm specialising in real estate transactions and leasing agreements involving both land and property. The team acts for a range of private companies, public authorities and Swedish institutional investors.
  3. Real Advokatbyrå
    4
    Real Advokatbyrå
    Real Estate
    2023 | Band 4 | 8 Years Ranked
    Real is a boutique law firm focused on real estate transactions including sales, acquisitions and joint ventures. It also advises on lease agreements. Real's clients include private equity funds and property management firms, as well as Swedish and international investors and corporations.
  4. TM & Partners
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    TM & Partners
    Real Estate
    2023 | Band 4 | 1 Years Ranked
    TM & Partners' real estate team is growing its reputation in the Swedish legal market. The team assists clients with a range of work, including forward funding transactions, sales and acquisitions of property portfolios, joint ventures and construction matters.
  5. AG Advokat
    Real Estate
    2023 | Band 4