Chambers Europe 2019
Intellectual Property - Sweden
What the team is known for
Outstanding litigation boutique with market-leading expertise across the IP spectrum. Particularly recommended for trade mark litigation, copyright matters and contentious patent mandates concerning infringement. Handles both transactional and non-transactional mandates for multinational clients in industries such as the medical, telecommunications and technology sectors. Also assists clients with trade secret matters.
Clients note the firm's pragmatic, business-friendly approach: "They answer quickly, and provide clear and simple advice, not just lots of complicated legal text."
Another client highlights the speed at which the firm gets to grips with a case: "They're extremely easy to work with, and they understand the problem quickly."
Anders Kylhammar is recognised for his abilities advising clients on contentious intellectual property mandates, and is particularly well-versed in trade mark disputes. Commentators say he is "very quick to respond, service-minded and personable."
Dag Sandart is considered to be one of the best intellectual property lawyers active in the Swedish market, possessing expertise across the spectrum of intellectual property issues. Clients say he is "very good at finding solutions in complicated situations." He particularly assists clients with negotiating intellectual property contracts.
Karin Cederlund is a highly prominent figure in the market, and is widely acclaimed for her contentious intellectual property work, particularly concerning complex copyright issues. Clients enthuse that she is "very strategic and business-oriented."
Peter Sande is renowned as an expert on intellectual property disputes. He often acts as arbitration counsel and is considered a formidable litigator, often working on cross-border cases. Sande is particularly popular with clients from the entertainment industry. Interviewees highlight that "his way of analysing complex technical matters is impressive, and he is also very friendly and easy-going."