Three new partners have been elected at Vinge’s Stockholm office with effect from 1 January 2019.
Yohanna Öhrnegård, Member of The Swedish Bar Association and specialised in dispute resolution, has been elected partner at Vinge’s Gothenburg office commencing on 1 January 2018.
Three new partners have been elected at Vinge’s Stockholm office commencing on 1 January 2018.
Vinge's tax law practice group has increased its capacity and expanded its areas of competence through the recruitment of tax expert and economist Thomas Andersson, who has joined Vinge as counsel at Vinge's Stockholm office.
Vinge has recruited Marie Östman to the specialist team, EU, Competition & Regulatory.
Vinge strengthens its position through the appointment of six new partners at the Gothenburg and Stockholm offices from 1 January 2017. The aim is to strengthen Vinge’s leading position within the real estate sector and to meet the increased demand for business law competence within Banking & Finance as well as Life Sciences & Health.
Vinge strengthens its Corporate Risk and Compliance team with the addition of Théo Jaekel a human rights lawyer who specializes in corporate responsibility in order to meet the increased demand for CSR advice.
For the fourth time, Vinge has won the award, European Women in Business Law – Sweden 2016. Vinge won the award for its gender diversity initiatives in the legal profession. Last year, Vinge was the first Swedish law firm to set the goal of having women represent 50 per cent of all newly appointed partners within the next five years.
Vinge has strengthened its real estate team in Stockholm with Assur Badur who has been appointed as a new partner and head of the real estate practice group from 1 March 2016. The aim of the recruitment is to strengthen Vinge’s service offering and secure its leading position within the real estate sector.
Vinge has recruited intellectual property law lawyer, Pär Leander, as part of its continued efforts to focus on intellectual property law. Pär Leander is a leading intellectual property law expert who is regularly mentioned in international publications and is consistently ranked at the head of reputable ranking lists.
Advokat Anna Palmérus, who works at Vinge’s Gothenburg office, has been elected as a new partner at Vinge. At the same time, advokat Robert Deli, who also works at the Gothenburg office, and advokat Matthias Pannier, who works at the Stockholm office, have been appointed as counsel. All of the appointments apply commencing 1 January 2016.
Vinge has appointed Ulrika Åkervall Westin as the new Head of Marketing and Communications. She is currently Head of Communications at Danske Bank Sverige.
Pär Remnelid, partner, and since 2001 based at Vinge's office in Malmö, will become the new head of Vinge’s Brussels office. Martin Johansson, having 25 years’ experience of EU law and having worked at the Brussels office since 2007, will become the new resident partner and be in charge of general EU law operations.
Vinge has employed CSR expert and human rights lawyer Parul Sharma who has worked at Sandvik and Stora Enso and who is currently at CSR Sweden. She will be responsible for formulating anti-corruption programmes – something which is increasingly requested by Vinge’s clients.
Vinge has been awarded the European Women in Business Law – Sweden 2015 for the third time. Vinge received the award for its gender diversity initiative within the legal profession. Vinge also received the award in 2011 and 2014.