News

New counsel appointed

September 06, 2019 About the firm

Vinge has appointed Helena Brännvall and Ulrika Bengtsson as counsel.

Helena Brännvall has worked at Vinge since 2007 and specializes in dispute resolution. She has worked on domestic civil proceedings as well as in Swedish and international arbitration within a range of business sectors. Helena has also been a court clerk at the Södertörn District Court and has been seconded at GE Real Estate and Scania CV AB, where she worked as in‑house counsel.

”We are very happy to appoint Helena Brännvall as Counsel. She has considerable experience of commercial dispute resolution and has worked on some of Vinge’s largest and most complex disputes. Due to her work as in‑house counsel, she also possesses detailed knowledge of contract law and various standard agreements. We are continuing to grow within the Dispute Resolution Practice Group and Helena’s role as Counsel is an important part of the Group’s growth.” 

Says James Hope, head of Vinge’s Dispute Resolution Practice Group.

Ulrika Bengtsson has a strong background with almost 30 years’ experience of legal work primarily in relation to tax issues and tax proceedings. Ulrika has been working at Vinge since the spring of 2018 and joined the firm from Deloitte where she was responsible for, among other things, their tax litigation group. Prior thereto Ulrika worked as a specialist at the Swedish Tax Agency’s legal department as well as at business law firms and the courts. She specializes in tax litigation procedure, tax proceedings and tax supplements.

Ulrika advises Vinge’s clients in relation to extensive and complex tax proceedings regarding primarily Swedish and international corporate taxation.

Ulrika also works toward improving legal security in relation to tax issues and is a board member of the Institute for Taxes and Legal Security. Ulrika writes articles concerning tax proceedings and is regularly engaged as a speaker in a tax law context.

Vinge top-ranked by Chambers & Partners within ten practice areas

Vinge would like to thank all the clients who have contributed with their time through the interview processes for Chambers’ annual rankings. We have today received the result, and we are delighted with top rankings in 13 areas and a significant number of individual rankings.
March 19, 2021 About the firm

Vinge’s Managing Partner Maria-Pia Hope is chosen as one of the most powerful women in Swedish business by Dagens Industri

Maria Pia Hope, Managing Partner at Vinge, stands out as one of the few lawyers on the list when Dagens Industri presents its list of the most powerful women in business.
March 08, 2021 About the firm

Vinge – Best law firm for female business lawyers

Vinge has been awarded “Best Nordic Business Law Firm for Women” at the European Women in Business Law Awards which took place in London on 10 September. For the eighth time, Vinge has won the award as the law firm which has been most successful in relation to its gender equality work.
September 10, 2020 About the firm