Setterwalls is one of Sweden’s leading full-service business law firms, as well as Sweden’s oldest firm, servicing clients from its three offices in Stockholm, Gothenburg and Malmoe. Being a commercial full-service practice, for 140 years Setterwalls have been the choice in Sweden for leading companies and financial institutions across the world for a diverse range of complex legal and business matters.
By combining our legal expertise with extensive knowledge of numerous sectors, Setterwalls attracts clients within a wide range of sectors, from biotech entrepreneurs, clean tech and media companies to private equity firms, game developers and real estate funds — including many of Sweden’s, and the world’s, leading companies, banks and other financial institutions and government agencies.
Setterwalls’ philosophy from the start has been to achieve a commercial understanding of our client’s objectives and provide fast and efficient solutions.
Setterwalls continues to be recognized as one of Sweden's most innovative law firms. Our growth and position among the top law firms in Sweden comes from our proven ability to find the best solutions in the areas where our clients’ business meets the law.
Setterwalls offer clients a complete range of services, working hard to put together cross-practice teams carefully tailored to achieve their business goals. With offices in Sweden’s major business centers and strong relations across the globe, the firm can offer a high level of support whenever and wherever our clients do business.
"Quick turnaround, appropriate advice and reasonable pricing." - Legal500
"Great energy, focus and partner attention." - Chambers & Partners
"The lawyers understand our commercial aims and enable transactions to run smoothly." - Chambers & Partners
"Very customer-oriented and provides a strong team." - Chambers Europe
"Very detail-driven and conscientious." - Chambers Europe
Volvo Cars, Tata Group, Wallenius Lines, FSN Capital, Recipharm, SEB Private Equity, Priveq, Bulten.
Recent Firm News & Legal Updates
Legal 500 recently released the ranking for 2019 where Setterwalls once again is top ranked.
The European Parliament has strongly approved the proposed manufacturing and stockpiling exemptions (waiver) to the SPC Regulation for pharmaceuticals – a ruling paving way for considerable changes for European pharma industries.
Neil Sheehy, a partner with Goodmans LLP in Toronto, Ontario, Canada was elected as President of the world’s premier network of independent law firms last week during the World Law Group’s Fall Semi-Annual Conference and Members’ Meeting in Shanghai, China.