Vinge lawyers author chapter on maritime law in Sweden

Michele Fara, Ninos Aho, Paula Bäckdén, and Anders Leissner have contributed a chapter to the recently published Law and Practice Guide in the Chambers and Partners Global Practice Guide on Maritime Law in Sweden.

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About the authors

Michele Fara specialises in dispute resolution, maritime and transport law as well as commercial contracts. Michele leads the firm's maritime and transport law practice group, and is regularly engaged by transport and logistics operators, industrial companies and insurance companies for virtually all types of issues in this area.

Ninos Aho is a partner in Vinge's dispute resolution practice group and has extensive experience of representing clients in courts of general jurisdiction, administrative courts and arbitral proceedings. Ninos is also specialised in maritime and transport law and assists in all types of transport modes such as maritime transport, road transport and freight forwarding, rail transport, air transport, logistics (3PL) and in transport insurance matters.

Paula Bäckdén has a PhD in maritime law and specialises in maritime and transport law, including dispute resolution and commercial contracts. She also has particular expertise in insurance law and assists clients in insurance disputes, especially in marine insurance. Paula Bäckdén has also been appointed as Sweden's dispatcher.

Anders Leissner  is an advokat at Vinge and has extensive experience of working with issues relating to international trade. Anders has previously been a corporate lawyer and worked practically with shipping law and compliance related trade issues for more than 20 years. Anders has special experience in international sanctions and export control and assists Swedish and foreign companies with advice and risk assessments on a daily basis. He lectures and has been engaged as an expert in the media on several occasions.