• Lunds universitet, jur kand, 2000
  • Queen Mary, University of London 1999


  • Tingstjänstgöring 2000

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Lauded for 

"combining good theoretical knowledge with a commercial approach,"

Erik Sjöman is a highly esteemed ECM practitioner with a strong reputation for advising on IPO listings, accelerated bookbuilds and direct share issues. Sjöman provides further expertise in takeover bids. Chambers & Partners 2021

Erik Sjöman is ranked as a Leading Individual in Legal 500 2020

Erik Sjöman "manages to combine excellent academic knowledge with extensive practical experience," clients report. He is a market-leading ECM lawyer, drawing particular praise for his expertise regarding stock exchange rules and corporate governance topics for listed entities. He is also well regarded for his experience in rights issues and public M&A mandates. - Chambers & Partners 2020

Erik Sjöman is ranked as Highly regarded at IFLR 1000 2020

Interviewees remark: "He is the excellent combination of a theoretical and a pragmatic lawyer. He is efficient, responsive and belongs to the absolute top level in this area." (Capital Markets Equity) Chambers & Partners 2019

Erik Sjöman  continues his rise through the rankings thanks to excellent recognition from the market. Clients report that he has the "rare quality of being able to balance the academic and the commercial aspects." (Corporate/M&A) Chambers & Partners 2019

Erik Sjöman is ranked as Highly regarded at IFLR 1000 2019

Erik Sjöman advises clients on corporate matters and equity capital markets mandates and is particularly known for public M&A. Clients say: "He is a lawyer who really knows how to add value to his clients. He always has an answer that can be used by the client." - Chambers & Partners 2018

Erik Sjöman är favoriten i undersökningen Advokaternas Affärsadvokat 2017 (arr: Legally yours), där advokater själva väljer vem de helst vill anlita. Erik toppade även 2016 denna undersökning. Han omnämns som "Mycket, mycket kapabel". - Legally yours 2017

Erik Sjöman represents listed companies in a wide array of capital markets and corporate law issues whilst offering specialist expertise in public takeovers and equity offerings. - Chambers & Partners 2017

Erik Sjöman is a highly regarded individual within the equity capital markets field. - Chambers & Partners 2016

The "brilliant" Erik Sjöman advises on both public M&A and ECM. "He has a fantastic business sense and puts his views in the right context; he is an important regular adviser to us," impressed sources say. - Chambers & Partners 2015

"Erik Sjöman is just excellent for public market issues, corporate governance and takeovers. I certainly consult him for tricky issues," said one client. - Chambers & Partners 2014

One of the best”, “excellent” - IFLR1000

An asset to any project team”, “Combines legal expertise with commercial focus” - Legal 500