Erik Sjöman specialises in company law, corporate governance, capital markets law and public M&A. He has several years’ of experience from takeover bids, equity offerings and other capital markets transactions and from advising listed companies and their owners in all types of capital markets and corporate law issues.
Erik Sjöman is ranked in the field of capital markets law by leading ranking institutes, such as Chambers, IFLR1000 and Legal 500. He has been closely involved in the six latest overhauls of the Swedish Takeover Code and was a member of the Nasdaq Stockholm Listing Committee for six years. He is a member of the Swedish Takeover Panel and Special Adviser to the Panel Executive.
Interviewees remark: "He is the excellent combination of a theoretical and a pragmatic lawyer. He is efficient, responsive and belongs to the absolute top level in this area." (Capital Markets Equity) Chambers & Partners 2019
Erik Sjöman continues his rise through the rankings thanks to excellent recognition from the market. Clients report that he has the "rare quality of being able to balance the academic and the commercial aspects." (Corporate/M&A) Chambers & Partners 2019
Erik Sjöman is ranked as Highly regarded at IFLR 1000 2019
Erik Sjöman advises clients on corporate matters and equity capital markets mandates and is particularly known for public M&A. Clients say: "He is a lawyer who really knows how to add value to his clients. He always has an answer that can be used by the client." - Chambers & Partners 2018
Erik Sjöman represents listed companies in a wide array of capital markets and corporate law issues whilst offering specialist expertise in public takeovers and equity offerings. - Chambers & Partners 2017
Erik Sjöman is a highly regarded individual within the equity capital markets field. - Chambers & Partners 2016
The "brilliant" Erik Sjöman advises on both public M&A and ECM. "He has a fantastic business sense and puts his views in the right context; he is an important regular adviser to us," impressed sources say. - CChambers & Partners 2015
"Erik Sjöman is just excellent for public market issues, corporate governance and takeovers. I certainly consult him for tricky issues," said one client. - Chambers & Partners 2014
“One of the best”, “excellent” - IFLR1000
“An asset to any project team”, “Combines legal expertise with commercial focus” - Legal 500