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Vinge awarded Swedish Law Firm of the Year by IFLR

April 04, 2014

Vinge received the award “Swedish Law Firm of the Year” at the IFLR’s European awards ceremony held at the Dorchester hotel in London on 3 April 2014.

“We are very happy and proud to receive this award. Despite the prevailing uncertainty on the transactions market, we have managed to retain our top ranking as the most engaged transaction firm and this award shows that our services are highly appreciated,” says Maria Pia Hope, Vinge’s CEO and Managing Partner of Vinge’s Stockholm office.

The International Financial Law Review (IFLR) is a media and analysis house for lawyers who focus on transactions and the financial aspects thereof. IFLR has been issuing awards for 13 years and bases its awards on legal innovation. Within the scope of IFLR 1000, leading lawyers and firms are also ranked within Mergers and Acquisitions, Capital Markets and Banking & Finance, categories in which Vinge has been top ranked for several years. 

European Commission provides sanctions compliance guidance

The European Commission has recently issued three opinions regarding the interpretation of asset freeze provisions in certain sanctions legislation pertaining to Central African Republic, Ukraine, Libya and Syria. The opinions are also of relevance for other sanctions regimes which provide for the same or similar restrictions. Therefore, their practical relevance goes far beyond the sanctions regimes in the context of which they were issued and they therefore provide for helpful guidance regarding the required thresholds for sanctions compliance generally.
September 20, 2021

Vinge contributing to International Comparative Legal Guides

Vinge’s specialists within Maritime and Transport law have been requested to contribute with a chapter explaining the Swedish legislative framework in relation to maritime law in the International Comparative Legal Guides, ICLG.
August 20, 2021

New partners and counsels appointed at Vinge’s Stockholm office

Advokat Sofie Bjärtun, advokat Rikard Lindahl, advokat Malin Malm Waerme and advokat Daniel Wendelsson at Vinge’s Stockholm office have been appointed as new partners as of 1 January 2022. The following lawyers have been elected as counsels at Vinge’s Stockholm office: Advokat Stojan Arnerstål, advokat Amanda Knutsson, advokat Jolene Reimerson, advokat Linnéa Sellström and advokat Filip Öhrner.
July 06, 2021