Silvia Dahlberg

  • Gothenburg
  • Languages:
    Swedish, English, French, German, Czech

Silvia Dahlberg is a partner in the firm’s dispute resolution group and her practice covers both arbitration and complex civil litigations in Swedish courts of all levels. Silvia Dahlberg has extensive experience as counsel in arbitrations seated in various jurisdictions and under most major arbitration rules. She is also regularly appointed as arbitrator. Her practice covers a number of different industries, such as construction, the manufacturing industry, insurance, energy and financial services. Silvia Dahlberg also has experience of investor-state arbitration (ISDS) and related court proceedings


‘I worked with Silvia Dahlberg, partner in Goteborg, as a team leader. I admire her profound knowledge not only of international arbitration but international law and business relations as well. This team has a great team spirit and responsiveness, inspired by its leader, Silvia.’ Legal 500 2023

‘Silvia Dahlberg is outstanding.’ (Legal 500 2022)

‘Silvia Dahlberg is the most professional, dedicated and hardworking lawyer we have worked with and has done a terrific job with our legal cases.’ - Legal 500 2021

“Silvia Dahlberg is a dispute resolution specialist who receives widespread plaudits for her top-tier handling of commercial proceedings under major arbitral rules” (Who’s Who Legal, Arbitration, 2020)

“Silvia Dahlberg is sophisticated and full of knowledge” (Legal 500, Dispute resolution 2020)

Who’s Who Legal, “National Leader” Arbitration, 2020; “Future Leader” Arbitration Global Guide, 2020

Who’s Who Legal, “Future leader” Litigation, 2019

Silvia Dahlberg is described by clients as “Smart. Fast thinker.” - IFLR 1000 2019

Client Choice Award 2018: Winner Sweden, category litigation  


Silvia is an extremely professional, competent and stringent litigator.

(Client Choice Award 2018)


“She has a high work capacity; she always delivers on time and never compromises on quality.” (Client Choice Award 2018)

“Silvia is always able to solve her client’s needs; she is an expert in her field.” (Client Choice Award 2018)

Legal 500 Dispute Resolution, recommended, 2017
Who's who Litigation, recommended, 2017



  • SCC and Swedish Arbitration Association Arbitrator Training Program, 2019
  • King's College, University of London, England, LL M, 2006
  • Gothenburg University, LLM, 2003
  • Gothenburg University, B Sc in Ba and Econ, 2003
  • Université Toulouse I, France, Erasmus, 2001
  • Universität Mannheim, Germany, Erasmus, 2000


  • Vinge 2006-   
  • Covington & Burling LLP, Washington DC 2011-2012
  • Service at Swedish Courts 2003-2005

Other qualifications

  • B Sc in Ba and Econ
  • Vice-President of the AIJA International Arbitration Commission 2019 - 
  • Board member YAS (Young Arbitrators Sweden) 2019 -
  • Member of local board YAS West (Young Arbitrators Sweden) 2015-2019
  • Board Member of the Gothenburg arbitration and litigation association, 2012-2015
  • Member of Swedish Arbitration Association (SAA), International Association of Young Lawyers (AIJA), Young Arbitrators Sweden (YAS), Swedish Women in Arbitration Network (SWAN)



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Article September 04, 2015

Counsel Ethics in International Arbitration

InfoTorg Juridik (May 2015)
Article September 18, 2014

Developments in International Arbitration Rules

InfoTorg Juridik (December 2014)