About the firmWe are the leading business law firm in the Nordic region




employees of which 400 are associates



60 %

women and
40 % men

About the firm

Mannheimer Swartling is the leading business law firm in the Nordic region. Our clients include distinguished companies and organisations in Sweden and around the world. Our approximately 400 associates are specialised in different areas of business law and industries. Meaning that we understand our clients' commercial challenges, while having the legal expertise to find the optimal solutions.

Our fundamental objective is to always surpass the expectations of our clients. Thus we aim to recruit, keep and develop the most passionate legal talent. Our business model is founded on this team spirit which is deeply rooted in our corporate culture.

The firm is a dynamic and exciting place to work for different professions. It challenges the appropriate persons in a very pleasant work environment. The support organisation is split into separate departments, each with its own area of responsibility.

Management and Board of Directors

Mannheimer Swartling's Board of Directors and Managing Partner are responsible for the day-to-day management of the firm. Partners meet three to four times a year to discuss strategic issues and draw up principal guidelines for the firm.

Jan Dernestam

Jan Dernestam
born in 1969, Partner, Member of the Board since 2009 and Managing Partner since 2011

Klas Wennström

Klas Wennström
born in 1965, Partner, Member of the Board since 2015

Peter Linderoth

Peter Linderoth
born in 1962, Partner, Member of the Board since 2015

Eva Hägg

Eva Hägg
born in 1959, Partner, Member of the Board since 2016

Jesper Prytz

Jesper Prytz
born in 1970, Partner, Member of the Board since 2016

About the firmReports

We invite you to download and read Mannheimer Swartling's Annual Reports.

Mannheimer Swartling is the first commercial law firm in Sweden to publish a sustainability report and report according to GRI, Global Reporting Initiative.