Insurance Law

Over the last decade Vinge has advised on several of the largest structural transactions in the Swedish insurance market.

Our clients comprise Swedish and international companies in the insurance industry. We also advise other parties on different types of insurance-related matters.

Transactions, Regulatory Law, Contracts and Disputes

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.

Maritime & Transport Insurance

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.

Crisis Management

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 collective expertise

Our expertise in insurance law is ranked highly by various ranking institutes.

“Outstanding full service practice with particular focus on insurance related M&A and regulatory work, as well as being active in insurance disputes.” Chambers Europe, 2017

Thanks to Vinge’s full service offering, we can provide support in all matters relating to business law.

Related

Vinge top ranked in Legal 500

Vinge has received the highest ranking within14 of 17 categories in Legal 500’s ranking list which was published recently.

April 16, 2019

Insurance services in Sweden – a summary

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.

Nov. 30, 2018

Viveka Classon strengthens Vinge’s Insurance Offering

Vinge has now expanded its competence within insurance law by employing Viveka Classon, former general counsel at Skandia. Viveka joins Vinge as a counsel in the newly-formed practice group Corporate Insurance, where she will work together with, among others, partners Fabian Ekeblad and Per Johan Eckerberg. 

June 15, 2017