News New Vinge partners

July 07, 2011

Vinge is pleased to announce that Jesper Schönbeck and Jonas Bergström have been elected partners at Vinge as of January 1, 2013.

Jesper Schönbeck joined Vinge in 2005 and has subsequently worked in the Corporate Public practice group. Mr Schönbeck also spent a year in London with Allen & Overy and Deutsche Bank. Jesper Schönbeck holds an LL M and an MBA from the University of Lund.

Jonas Bergström started at Vinge in 2006 and has subsequently specialised in M&A. Mr Bergström also has previous experience as a foreign lawyer trainee with Holland & Knight in New York. Jonas Bergström holds an LL M from Stockholm University and has studied at the Queen Mary University in London.

Previously this year, James Hope (litigation), Johan Larsson (M&A), Odile Fallenius (tax) and Marcus Glader (EU and competition law) have been elected partners at Vinge as per January 1, 2012.

"We are very happy to welcome these highly competent and well regarded individuals as partners. Vinge has many top ranked lawyers within our practice areas and with the addition of these new partners we can continue to exceed our clients' expectations," said Michael Wigge, Managing Partner at Vinge.

Jerker Kjellander is a new partner in Skåne

Dispute resolution expert Jerker Kjellander has been elected as a partner in Vinge’s Skåne office.
November 20, 2020

Amendments to the Swedish Competition Act provide extended powers for the Swedish Competition Authority

Early in 2021, the Swedish Competition Act (2008: 579) will be amended in several important respects. The background to the amendments is Directive (EU) 2019/1 of the European Parliament and of the Council, which aims to harmonize the investigative and sanctioning powers of the European competition authorities in their enforcement of the EU competition rules. Undertakings active in Sweden will be affected by the amendments in several ways.
October 12, 2020