Practice areas

Education

  • Stockholm University, LL M, 1994
  • McGeorge School of Law, Sacramento 1991

Awards

Experience

  • Lawyer, Swedfund International AB 1995-1996
  • Legal Analyst, Governor's Office of Planning and Research, California, USA 1993-1994

Mentions

Christina Kokko is selected as IFLR1000 Women Leaders 2019 and 2018

Clients appreciate that "she is smart, quick and well connected," adding: "She quickly gets the firm's resources deployed." (Private Equity) Chambers & Partners 2019

Lauded by clients for her experience and for her ability to "adapt her approach depending on the situation," Christina Kokko  is widely acknowledged as a leader in corporate/M&A arena. She leads the firm's private equity department and often acts on deals on behalf of funds and their portfolio companies. (Corporate/M&A) Chambers & Partners 2019

Christina Kokko is ranked as a Market leader by IFLR 1000 and is described by clients as “Business oriented and able to underline in a very clear way the main differences between the client's business jurisdiction and the Sweden models.” - IFLR 1000 2019

Christina Kokko is praised by clients for her "fast and efficient service" as well as her "high knowledge of the subject matter and understanding of M&A valuation models." She remains highly thought of across the market for M&A and corporate advice, and has a focus on transactions in the financial, life sciences and media sectors. (Corporate/M&A) - Chambers & Partners 2018

Clients describes Christina Kokko as "very available, down-to-earth, service-minded, easy to deal with and very knowledgeable." (Private Equity) - Chambers & Partners 2018

Head of department Christina Kokko is considered to be a "leading M&A lawyer" who frequently acts on transactions in the private equity market. Clients particularly commend her customer-oriented approach: "She is always on top of everything, she is very service-minded and she goes to great lengths to make us happy as a client." (Private Equity) - Chambers & Partners 2017

Christina Kokko handles M&A and general corporate issues for clients in industries such as finance, life sciences and media. Clients describe her as "one of the best in the Nordic region," and appreciate her "high level of commerciality" and "ability to understand what's important" as well as her "project management skills." (M&A) - Chambers & Partners 2017

Christina Kokko is described by clients as an "excellent project manager" who is "responsive, speedy, skilled, experienced and commercial." (Private Equity) - Chambers & Partners 2016

Christina Kokko receives effusive praise from clients, who say: "Her technical skills and commercial mindset are second to none." Another remarks: "She is great in negotiations and is able to keep things moving." (M&A) - Chambers & Partners 2015

Christina Kokko leads the team and assists clients with cross-border transactions. Clients say she is"excellent in project management, pragmatic, and you get quick simple answers." Kokko's recent work has includes advising on fund formation. (Private Equity) - Chambers & Partners 2015

Clients highlight Christina Kokko as an "incredibly savvy and commercial practitioner." Also recognised for her technical skill, she has a notable focus on private M&A mandates (M&A). - Chambers & Partners 2014

Christina Kokko regularly handles big-ticket transactions. Clients say: "She is extremely client-focused and is able to think three steps ahead to see potential problems facing the project. (Private Equity)." - Chambers & Partners2014

“She's very pragmatic and gives clear advice on where to take risks and where not to." - Chambers & Partners 2013

“Christina Kokko’s ‘commercial team at Advokatfirman Vinge always delivers” - Legal 500, 2013

Described by an international partner as "very good, very smart and really attuned to the client's needs". - IFLR 1000, 2013