• University of Lund (LL M, 2001)
  • University of Nottingham (LL M, International Environmental Law, 2000)


  • WSP Environmental, 2005-2006
  • Natlikan AB, 2001-2005



Johan Cederblad is reputed among clients for his customer-centred approach, one calling him "a good listener who understands our situation very well," before adding: "He is open-minded." 

Cederblad advises onpermitting issues concerning infrastructure and energy developments, including wind farms. He is also knowledgeable on contamination issues. Chambers & Partners 2021

‘Johan Cederblad shows great skill in environmental law in Sweden. He has the key ability to provide excellent advice in order to reach practical results necessary to maintain and continue a project.‘

‘Johan Cederblad is professional, flexible and provides excellent services with a pragmatic but still ethical vision.‘

‘Johan Cederblad has very impressive knowledge and experience within his field.‘

‘Johan Cederblad is very pleasant to work with, easy to talk to and makes a very good impression. He explains in layman’s terms and makes sure you understand which is very appreciated. He takes the initiative in what to do next, generating new ideas which guides us in a very good way.‘ - Legal 500 2020

Johan Cederblad "is highly skilled within Swedish environmental law. He provides both sharp, accurate advice and a practical delivery of results."As well as M&A-related mandates, he frequently assists with permits concerning residential, retail, infrastructure and industrial construction. He is also knowledgeable in contamination issues. - Chambers & Partners 2020

Johan Cederblad is described by one client as "very co-operative," with another client making particular note of his skill in permit proceedings, noting that "he has the knowledge about the process and he's guided us through it flawlessly." - Chambers & Partners 2018

Johan Cederblad is acknowledged as a Next generation lawyer in Legal 500 (2018 edition).