Combining legal expertise and industry knowledge
Mannheimer Swartling is owned and run by 86 partners (November 2016). The firm has approximately 400 lawyers and operates out of four offices in Sweden and five offices located in Russia, China, New York and Brussels.
Mannheimer Swartling is built around practice and industry groups that specialise in various disciplines of business law and business sectors. The firm’s lawyers are supported by class leading professionals working with such matters as knowledge management, seminars, finance and IT. We invest heavily in these service functions because we see it as mission critical to delivering top service to our clients and developing the organisation.
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.
Board of Directors:
Jan Dernestam, born in 1969, Partner, Member of the Board since 2009 and Managing Partner since 2011
Klas Wennström, born in 1965, Partner, Member of the Board since 2015
Peter Linderoth, born in 1962, Partner, Member of the Board since 2015
Eva Hägg, born in 1959, Partner, Member of the Board since 2016
Jesper Prytz, born in 1970, Partner, Member of the Board since 2016
SupportSupport staff at Mannheimer Swartling
Mannheimer Swartling has a diverse professional support organisation that works closely with the lawyers. The firm is a dynamic and exciting workplace and offers the right personal challenges in a collegial working environment.