Christoffer Thalin

Partner

Mentions

Co-chairing the firm's energy group, Christoffer Thalin has notable expertise in renewables. He stands out for his extensive experience handling a range of transactional mandates, including M&A and project financing. One client describes him as 

"one of the most reliable lawyers," further praising: "He is an experienced lawyer in construction and technical agreements in the area of energy." Chambers & Partners 2021

Christoffer Thalin is ranked as a Leading individual in Legal 500 2021, 2020

Christoffer Thalin is an outstanding individual in terms of energy project expertise. Good negotiation skills, well educated, charismatic and solutions oriented.‘ - Legal 500 2020

Christoffer Thalin offers valuable expertise in transactional and regulatory mandates. He often acts for infrastructure funds on the acquisition of distribution system operators. He is also knowledgeable in the financing and development of wind farm projects, including permitting and land rights issues. Clients describe him as "one of our favourite practitioners in Sweden: immensely talented, fun to work with and draws on a wealth of experience."  - Chambers & Partners 2020

Christoffer Thalin is ranked as Highly regarded at IFLR 1000 2019

Christoffer Thalin is best recognised for his expertise on renewable energy, with particular strength advising on wind farm issues. Interviewees characterise him as a skilled practitioner who gives “fast responses and full attention during the process.” - Chambers & Partners 2018

Christoffer Thalin is a growing presence on the Swedish wind energy market. He specialises in advising on the supply, erection, service and maintenance of renewable power plants. Clients appreciate the depth of his knowledge in the sector: "I was impressed by him in negotiations. I think while relatively young he was very experienced and very strong in getting his main points across and negotiating." - Chambers & Partners 2017

In Malmö, leading lawyer Christoffer Thalin practices corporate and M&A matters in energy - IFLR 1000 2016

New partner Christopher Thalin has extensive experience with wind turbine construction, operation and supply agreements on both a domestic and international level. Market sources describe him as "highly competent and focused on energy work." - Chambers & Partners 2016

Christopher Thalin has a solid background in wind farm operation and the acquisition and divestiture of greenfield sites. Sources appreciate his "specialist knowledge, experience and understanding of the issues." - Chambers & Partners 2015

Christopher Thalin stands out especially for his expertise in wind turbine supply and service agreements. Sources describe him as "terribly good." - Chambers & Partners 2014

In Malmö, leading lawyer Christoffer Thalin practices corporate and M&A matters in energy - IFLR 1000 2014

   

Business Sectors

Education

  • University of Lund (LL M, 2003)
  • McGill University, Montreal, Kanada, 2001-2002

Experience

  • Vinge 2010 -
  • Vestas Northern Europe AB, legal advisor 2008 -2010
  • Vinge 2003 – 2008
  • Service at Swedish Courts (2003)

Awards

Mandate

Mandate January 01, 2021

Vinge advised Nordion Energi AB in connection with its acquisition of all shares in Falbygden Energi AB

Vinge is advising Nordion Energi AB in connection with its acquisition of all shares in Falbygden En…

Mandate February 28, 2020

Vinge advises Equitix in connection with its acquisition of Brotorp wind park

Vinge has advised Equitix in conjunction with the acquisition of all shares in Brotorp Power AB, whi…

Mandate February 10, 2020

Vinge assist Marguerite in the acquisition and project financing of the Brännliden wind farm.

Vinge has adviced a fund administrated by Marguerite with the acquisition and project financing of t…

Mandate February 10, 2020

Vinge assist re:cap in the acquisition and project financing of the Bröcklingeberget wind farm

Vinge has adviced a fund administrated by re:cap global investors AG with the acquisition and projec…

Mandate February 07, 2020

Vinge assist KGAL in the acquisition and project financing of the Bäckhammar wind farm

Vinge has adviced a fund administrated by KGAL Investment Management GmbH & Co. KG with the acquisit…

Mandate September 09, 2019

Vinge acts for SUSI Partners on its acquisition of the Lyngsåsa wind park

Vinge has acted for SUSI Partners, manager of the SUSI Renewable Energy Fund II, in connection with…

Mandate November 26, 2018

Blackrock has acquired the wind farm Enviksberget

Vinge has assisted Blackrock in its acquisition of the wind farm Enviksberget in Dalarna from Arise…

Mandate April 27, 2018

Vinge advises First State Investments on acquisition of E.ON Gas Sverige AB.

Vinge has advised European Diversified Infrastructure Fund II ("EDIF II"), an infrastructure fund ma…

Mandate July 31, 2017

Vinge represents the sellers in connection with the sale of Exensor Security International AB

Vinge represents Verdane NVP II SPV K/S, Marginalen Group AB, Erland von Hofsten Advokat AB and an a…

Mandate June 30, 2017

Vinge advises a fund administered by BlackRock

Vinge has advised a fund administered by BlackRock in conjunction with the acquisition of a wind far…

News

Vinge top-ranked by Chambers & Partners within ten practice areas
News March 19, 2021

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…

Vinge tops IFLR’s rankings
News November 08, 2018

Vinge tops IFLR’s rankings

Vinge has distinguished itself this year once again in the IFLR’s “Guide to the World’s Leading Fina…

THREE NEW PARTNERS ELECTED AT VINGE IN SKÅNE
Press Release April 22, 2015

THREE NEW PARTNERS ELECTED AT VINGE IN SKÅNE

Advokat Anna Edström, advokat Christoffer Thalin and advokat Kristian Ford all of whom work at Vinge…