Lova Unge

Member of the Swedish Bar Association (Parental Leave)
  • Stockholm
  • Languages:
    Swedish, English, Spanish

Education

  • Stockholm University, LL.M., 2007
  • Stockholm University, Basic course in General Criminology, 2002
  • The Academy for Human Rights in Business / CSR Sweden, Human Rights, Supply Chain, Online, 2020
  • The Academy for Human Rights in Business / CSR Sweden, Human Rights, Supply Chain, Anti-Corruption and Due Diligence, Stockholm, 2019
  • Social Accountability International (SAI), SA8000 Introduction and Basic Auditor Training Course, Stockholm, 2018
  • SIS, Swedish Standards Institute, Internal audit – Basic course,Stockholm, 2017
  • SIS, Swedish Standards Institute, Preventing bribes according to ISO 37001:2016, Stockholm, 2017
  • L’Alliance Française, French (basic level), Lima, 2011 – 2012
  • Translegal Sweden AB, Legal English (advanced level), Stockholm, 2008 – 2011
  • French Institute, French (basic level), Stockholm, 2010
  • Instituto Cervances, Spaish (advanced level), Stockholm, 2008
  • Stockholm University in cooperation with European Law Student’s Association (ELSA), Legal English (basic level), Stockholm, 2007

Experience

  • Advokatfirman Vinge, Member of the Swedish Bar Association, 2013 –
  • CSR Sweden, Member of the Working Group on Human Rights and Anti-Corruption, 2020 –
  • Member of Advokatfirman Vinge’s Sustainability Group, 2019 –
  • Vattenfall AB, HR Lawyer (secondment), 2014
  • White & Case Advokat AB, Associate, 2008 – 2013 (leave of absence January 2011 - August 2012)
  • International Labour Organization (Lima, Peru), Intern, 2012
  • The United Nations Regional Centre for Peace, Development in Latin America and the Caribbean (Lima, Peru), Consultant, 2011 – 2012
  • Asociación Pro Derechos Humanos (Lima, Peru), Volonteer, 2011
  • Comisión de Derechos Humanos (Lima, Peru), Volonteer, 2008
  • Ministry for Foreign Affairs (Utrikesdepartementet), Intern, 2007
  • Karlerö & Co Advokatbyrå (currently KLA Karlerö Liljeblad Advokatbyrå Handelsbolag), Legal Assistant, 2007

Other qualifications

  • Speaker at seminars arranged by e.g. KTH and Stockholm School of Economics on business and human rights, Human Rights Due Diligence, labour rights and compliance programmes
  • Speaker on the subject sustainable development, business and human rights and labour rights, employment law and diversity and inclusion
  • Advising large, medium-sized and small companies on business and human rights and labour rights, employment law, internal audits and commercial agreements
  • Advising companies in relation to compliance with the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights, including but not limited to risk assessment, Human Rights Due Diligence and Human Rights Impact Assessments
  • Advising public authorities on social requirements in public procurement, including but not limited to conducting risk analysis and audits.

Mandate

Mandate January 14, 2021

Vinge advises in connection with the acquisition of Domtar’s Personal Care business

Acting as a Swedish local counsel, Vinge has together with Ropes & Gray LLP and Baker Botts LLP advi…

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 August 11, 2020

Vinge advises Litorina V in connection with the acquisition of Sushi Yama

Sushi Yama is a leading sushi restaurant chain with over 45 restaurants in Sweden.

Mandate May 09, 2020

Vinge advises Eleda in connection with acquisition of One Nordic

Vinge has advised Eleda Infra Services Group (“Eleda”) on the acquisition of One Nordic from Altor F…

Mandate April 02, 2020

Vinge advises Camfil in connection with the acquisition of Resema

Vinge has advised Camfil Svenska AB in connection with the acquisition of all shares in Resema AB an…

Mandate June 11, 2019

Vinge advises Compass Group on the acquisition of Fazer Food Services from Fazer Group

Fazer Food Services is a renowned food catering business in the Nordic region with operations in Fin…

Mandate April 26, 2019

Vinge advises Colliers International Group Inc.

Vinge has advised Colliers International Group Inc. in connection with its acquisition of the Swedis…

Mandate February 07, 2019

Vinge advises STMicroelectronics on its acquisition of a majority stake in Norstel AB

Vinge has advised the French-Italian electronics and semiconductor manufacturer STMicroelectronics i…

Mandate December 11, 2018

Vinge has advised 10x Genomics, Inc in connection with the acquisition of Spatial Transcriptomics

Spatial Transcriptomics is active within the field of spatial genomics.

Mandate September 14, 2018

Vinge advises VINCI Airports in conjunction with the acquisition of Skavsta Flygplats

Vinge has advised the French airport operator VINCI Airports in connection with its acquisition of A…

Mandate June 19, 2018

Vinge advises Axcel on its acquisition of Loopia and Active 24 from Visma

Vinge has advised the Nordic private equity firm Axcel on its acquisition of Visma’s hosting busines…

Mandate January 02, 2018

Vinge advises Cube Infrastructure Fund II in connection with its investment in Bergkvarabuss

Vinge has advised Cube Infrastructure Fund II in connection with its investment in Bergkvarabuss, wh…

Mandate December 12, 2017

Vinge has advised STMicroelectronics N.V. in connection with the acquisition of Atollic

Vinge has advised the French-Italian electronics and semiconductor manufacturer STMicroelectronics N…

Mandate August 03, 2017

PAI Partners divests ADB Safegate

Vinge together with Willkie Farr & Gallagher have advised the French private equity fund PAI Par…

Mandate August 02, 2017

Anhui Shanying Paper acquires Nordic Paper

Vinge has advised Anhui Shanying Paper Industry Co., LTD (“Anhui Shanying Paper”) in conjunction wit…

Mandate June 13, 2017

Vinge advised Nalka Strukturfond AB in connection with the acquisition of Cibes

Vinge has advised Nalka Strukturfond AB in connection with the acquisition of CL Intressenter AB (”C…

Mandate April 27, 2017

Vinge advises Advania on its offer for Caperio Holding

Advania has, through Advania Holding AB, made a recommended cash offer to the shareholders of Caperi…

Mandate April 04, 2017

Vinge advises Beijer Alma and Beijer Tech in connection with the acquisition of Svenska Brandslangsfabriken

Vinge has advised Beijer Alma’s subsidiary Beijer Tech in conjunction with the acquisition of Svensk…

Mandate January 18, 2016

vinge advises Enfo in connection with acquisition of Next Improvement

Vinge has advised Enfo in connection with its acquisition of the Swedish company, Next Improvement.…

News

The importance of continuous focus on compliance procedures in disrupting times
News May 28, 2020

The importance of continuous focus on compliance procedures in disrupting times

A large number of corporations will most certainly be severely impacted by the effects of the Covid-…

Articles

Article December 01, 2008

Parallel import of pharmaceutical products in an enlarged EU – a study about the effects of the EU expansion to the east on the parallel trade in pharmaceuticals

NIR, 2/2008, p. 140-151.