Practice Areas

Business Sectors

Education

  • Uppsala University, LL M, 1990

Experience

  • Tax lawyer, Enskilda Law, Enskilda Securities 1997-2000
  • Associate, Advokatfirman Cederqvist 1995-1997
  • Service at the Swedish Competition Authority 1994-1995
  • Service at Swedish Courts 1991-1993

Awards

Mentions

Mattias Schömer is a market-leading practitioner who is praised by clients for being "very straightforward and to the point."He assists with transactional and fund-related tax considerations and structures. He is also well versed in representing high-profile individuals and investment funds in disputes pertaining to the tax treatment of carried interest and call options. - Chambers & Partners 2020

Practice head Mattias Schömer is admired by clients for his commercial approach. One impressed source describes him as being “extremely knowledgeable and highly regarded,” before adding: “He is always looking for solutions.” - Chambers & Partners 2018

Selected for the Legal 500 Hall of Fame 2018.

Department head Mattias Schömer is described as "without a doubt one of the leading Swedish tax lawyers around." Clients note that he "has by far the best combination of integrity, commercial acumen and long-term approach." - Chambers & Partners 2017

Mattias Schömer is described by sources as "one of the best tax lawyers in Sweden." Clients appreciate that "he has a keen eye for details but is also commercially oriented," and that "he really puts the client's interests first." He has an in depth knowledge of international corporate taxation and also advises on tax aspects of fund formation. - Chambers & Partners 2016

Practice head Mattias Schömer is this firm's leading figure in the tax market, with experience of international corporate tax, particularly relating to the formation of private equity and debt funds. He also has notable knowledge of incentive plans for private equity-owned companies, as well as tax disputes. Clients offer extensive praise of his practice, stating: "He is very practical, innovative and solution-oriented. He expresses his opinion well, without being too verbose." Others consider Schömer to be "extremely knowledgeable, creative and humble." - Chambers & Partners 2015

The highly regarded Mattias Schömer is hailed as “a top tax guy” by clients. He is noted for his strength on the tax aspects of banking and finance mandates. - Chambers & Partners 2014