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 more than 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.
"Outstanding." – Legal500
"Excellent reputation and experience." – Chambers Europe
"Uniquely high level of service, expertise and response time." – Legal500
"Great energy, focus and partner attention." - Chambers & Partners
"Convert legal issues into pragmatic solutions." – Legal500
Volvo Cars, Wallenius Lines, Verizon, SEB Private Equity, Priveq Investments, Bulten, Doktor.se, Swedish National Pension Funds, Arise Windpower
Recent Firm News & Legal Updates
The EU’s proposed AI Act will constitute further significant regulation of innovative digital solutions. How can our experience of the GDPR help us adapt to new requirements in the life sciences sector?
Setterwalls has recently successfully represented a pharmaceutical company in defending itself against a claim for an interim injunction based on a patent application.
Earlier this spring, the Swedish Authority for Privacy Protection issued an administrative fine against Klarna Bank AB, a leading global FinTech and payments company, following an investigation that showed Klarna did not comply with several GDPR rules.