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  • Uppsala University, LL M, 1980




  • Vinge Paris, 1983-1987
  • Service at Swedish Courts, 1981


Johan Göthberg is ranked as Highly regarded at IFLR 1000 2019

Johan Göthberg wins the admiration of clients, one of whom says: “He is a fantastic negotiator and he creates a good atmosphere in negotiations.” - Chambers Europe 2018

Johan Göthberg heads the Stockholm practice. He has extensive transactional experience in both the renewable and more traditional energy sectors and has worked with some of Sweden's largest energy and utility companies. Praised for his "strategic vision," clients describe him as someone who "knows what the key issues are and identifies them very quickly." - Chambers Europe 2017

Clients describe Johan Göthberg as a "very experienced lawyer who is very good at finding solutions." He is noted for his experience advising energy and utility companies, with particular capabilities in transactions and infrastructure deals. - Chambers Europe 2016 

Highly experienced in both renewable energy and traditional power Johan Göthberg assists energy and utility companies with transactional and project work. Sources admire his "solid expertise and long track record in energy" as well as his skill in negotiation. -Chambers Europe 2015

M&A and energy specialist Johan Göthberg is best known for his long-standing relationship with Fortum. Interviewees single him out as "a very experienced transaction lawyer." - Chambers Europe 2014