Chambers Global 2018
Sandart & Partners is once again top ranked in intellectual property law in Chambers and Partners’ yearly guide to the world’s leading attorneys and law firms.
Furthermore, the attorneys Karin Cederlund, Dag Sandart, Peter Sande and Anders Kylhammar are ranked individually within intellectual property and Eric M. Runesson within Dispute Resolution: Most in Demand Arbitrators with outstanding remarks.
Intellectual Property - Sweden
According to clients, Karin Cederlund is "knowledgeable, responsive and engaged, and she has a great understanding of the needs of her clients." One interviewee adds: "She has a unique ability to communicate and explain legal matters not only to us as clients but also to authorities and others." She advises clients on the commercialisation of intellectual property rights and contentious matters, regularly representing clients before both national courts and the ECJ. She is frequently highlighted by the market for her copyright expertise.
Dag Sandart is a lawyer who "really puts his heart and soul into the case," according to clients, who also describe him as "an incredible team player who can be flexible to different clients' styles and is very calm, keeping a cool head under pressure." He is a seasoned IP expert who advises clients on the full range of IP matters, including patent cases and soft IP rights. He regularly advises clients in the food and drink and pharmaceutical sectors.
Peter Sande is renowned for his "extensive experience of Swedish patent litigation" and comprehensive knowledge of Swedish and European patent law. He is picked out by sources as being "among the top patent litigators in Sweden." Sande also acts on copyright and trade mark mandates and regularly advises on advertising law matters.
According to clients, Anders Kylhammar is "knowledgeable, thorough, creative and sees solutions." He uses his IP expertise to advise clients on marketing law matters and the protection of trade secrets. His practice also covers commercial litigation, with a particular focus on trade mark disputes.
Dispute Resolution: Most in Demand Arbitrators
Eric Runesson of Sandart & Partners is known to be "extremely active" in arbitration, where he focuses on contract-related disputes. He is a good choice for both domestic and cross-border mandates.