Krister Azelius

Head of Dispute Resolution in Skåne

Delägare Advokat
  • Malmö, Helsingborg
  • Språk:
    Svenska, Engelska

Krister Azelius är delägare och chef för Vinges tvistlösningsteam i Skåne. Han har allt sedan 1996 fokuserat på området för tvistlösning. Krister verkar som både ombud och skiljeman i inhemska och internationella skiljeförfaranden. Han har agerat under ett flertal institutioners regler, däribland, SCC (Stockholm), ICC (Paris), LCIA (London), CARICI (Geneva), DIS (Tyskland) och Copenhagen Arbitration (Köpenhamn). Krister är också regelbundet ombud i kommersiella processer vid allmän domstol i Sverige, vilket också har kommit att omfatta rättegångar vid Europeiska Unionens domstol i Luxemburg.

Vidare är Krister engagerad inom sportens värld. Han har – utöver tvister (normalt under sportens regelsystem, men även i allmän domstol) och kontraktsförhandlingar (med såväl sponsorer och andra samarbetspartners som utövare) – tagit befattning som ledamot i flera av den svenska idrottens organisationer.

Omnämnanden

Krister Azelius is one of the best litigation lawyers in Sweden. He understands the commercial and legal problems quickly and is often able to solve them thanks to excellent litigation and legal skills. He understands the essence of the dispute and often outperforms the opposite counsels during hearings. - Legal 500 2021

According to clients, Krister Azelius

"understands the commercial and legal problems quickly and is often able to solve them thanks to his excellent litigation and legal skills. He understands the essence of the dispute."

He also has considerable experience in international arbitration proceedings. Chambers & Partners 2021

Krister Azelius is one of the best litigation lawyers in Sweden with an exceptional ability to combine legal skills and commercial aspects of different disputes. He is extremely efficient and quickly understands different commercial and legal problems and often outperforms the opposite counsels in court/arbitration hearings. - Legal 500 2020

Krister Azelius is highlighted by sources for his solid arbitration practice. His experience extends to also cover insurance and intellectual property disputes. - Chambers & Partners 2020

According to sources, Krister Azelius  is "an eager counsel in arbitration and a good arbitrator." - Chambers & Partners 2019

Krister Azelius is based in the firm's Skåne office and heads the disputes practice there. He represents clients in domestic and cross-border commercial disputes and arbitrations. Interviewees recommend him for his handling of complicated, hostile disputes and appreciate his "good, commercial advice and guidance," noting that he is "excellent at understanding client needs." - Chambers & Partners 2018

Krister Azelius, who heads the firm's disputes team in the Skåne office, frequently represents clients in litigation as well as national and international arbitrations. One client appreciated that Azelius was able to help them reach "a good understanding of the different potential outcomes." - Chambers & Partners 2017

Utbildning

  • Jur. kand. 1987, Lunds universitet

Erfarenhet

  • 1996 – Delägare Advokatfirman Vinge KB
  • 1990-1995 Biträdande jurist Advokatfirman Vinge KB
  • 1987-1990 Tingstjänstgöring Ronneby tingsrät

Övriga meriter

  • Styrelseledamot Advokatfirman Vinge KB
  • Styrelseordförande Advokatfirman Vinge Skåne
  • Chef för Advokatfirman Vinge Skånes kompetensgrupp för tvistlösning
  • Medlem i Swedish Arbitration Associations Executive Committee
  • Ledamot och ordförande I Helsingborgs IF:s styrelse
  • Ordförande i Helsingborgs innebandyklubbs styrelse
  • Ledamot i Vasatorps golfklubbs styrelse
  • Ledamot i Föreningen för Svensk Elitinnebandys styrelse
  • Ledamot i Svenska Innebandyförbundets styrelse

Utmärkelser

Artiklar

Artikel 2 december 2015

Class Actions, a global guide from practical law, first edition 2015

Overview of class/collective actions and current trends, Sweden chapter
Artikel 8 oktober 2015

Corporate Disputes Magazine Oct-Dec 2015

Dispute Resolution in Scandinavia
Artikel 29 april 2014

Litigation & Dispute Resolution, 7th edition, chapter 34 Sweden

The International Comparative Legal Guide
Artikel 1 februari 2014

Commercial Arbitration

Annual Review 2014
Artikel 1 februari 2014

Class & Group Actions 2014, 6th edition, Chapter 26 Sweden

The International Comparative Legal Guide
Artikel 1 februari 2013

Class & Group Actions 2013, 5th edition, Chapter 24 Sweden

The International Comparative Legal Guide
Artikel 1 februari 2013
Artikel 1 februari 2013

International Arbitration 2013, 10th edition, Chapter 41

The International Comparative Legal Guide
Artikel 1 januari 2011

Processrättslig skälighetsuppskattning av skada

Särtryck ur Juridisk tidskrift, 2011-12
Artikel 1 januari 2010

Making Use of the New SCC Rules on Emergency Arbitration

Särtryck ur Juridisk tidskrift, 2010