Our clients comprise Swedish and international companies in the insurance industry. We also advise other parties on different types of insurance‑related matters.
Vinge offers advice on insurance law issues in connection with acquisitions, transfers, establishment, restructuring, financing and liquidation of business entities.
We have particular expertise in strategic matters of insurance regulatory law and endeavour to maintain an in‑depth knowledge of the industry.
We also take on assignments relating to contracts or disputes in the insurance sector, and advise on issues pertaining to different kinds of insurance products, particularly liability insurance such as product liability, environmental liability, management liability and professional indemnity.
Vinge also specializes in maritime and transport insurance. We regularly advise clients in matters concerning P&I , hull and cargo insurance as well as other transport related insurance solutions.
At Vinge we have unique experience of crisis management in insurance companies – lawyers at Vinge have served as liquidators in the two insurance companies that have lost their licences.
Our expertise in insurance law is ranked highly by various ranking institutes.
Market commentators underline the team's formidable handling of regulatory matters, one claiming it is "the firm of the highest repute in regulatory insurance matters, particularly for intermediaries."
Another interviewee reports that "the team is highly skilled and dedicated to its work and always aims to reach the best result for us as a client." (Chambers Europe, 2019)
The 'highly knowledgeable' group at Advokatfirman Vinge 'always goes the extra mile to help its clients' and has particular experience in insurance‑related M&A and regulatory work; it also handles contentious and advisory matters and has expertise in tax and VAT‑related issues. (Legal 500 2019)
Thanks to Vinge’s full service offering, we can provide support in all matters relating to business law.
Vinge’s insurance team has written a brief summary of some of the main features of the Swedish regulations affecting foreign insurers with existing or contemplated business activities in Sweden.
Viveka Classon has been elected as a new partner at Vinge’s Stockholm office.
Vinge has received the highest ranking within14 of 17 categories in Legal 500’s ranking list which was published recently.