Bo Hansson is head of the firm’s Environmental practice group in the Öresund Region and leads the group’s development of services related to sustainability issues. He has extensive experience and expertise in environmental permitting relating to water and environmentally hazardous operations, including claims management, with specific industry expertise in renewable energy, radiation safety, steel, aggregates, cement and concrete, and chemicals for industry and agriculture.

Major ongoing projects include permitting for the final disposal of Swedish nuclear waste, the re-regulation of Lake Mälaren (and Slussen construction and infrastructure project), as well as the European Spallation Source (ESS) research facility in Lund, Sweden.

  • Ranked as ”Leading Individual” in Environment, The Legal 500 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015
  • Ranked as “Leader in the field” in “The International Who’s Who of Environment Lawyers 2013”, by “Who’s Who Legal”.
  • Ranked as ”Leading” in Environment, PLC Which lawyer 2009.
  • Highly Recommended in Environment, The law and leading lawyers Worldvide 2007/08, Practical Law Company.
  • Mentioned in Legal 500 2008.

Experience

  • Partner, Mannheimer Swartling, 2007-
  • Partner, Advokatfirman Lindahl, 2000-2007
  • Associate, Advokatfirman Wagenius & Partners and Advokatfirman Lindahl, 1998-2000
  • Legal adviser to LRF Juridiska byrån, 1992-1998
  • Prosecutor service, 1989-1992
  • District Court Service, 1987-1989

Education

  • LL.M (Lund University, 1986)

Languages

  • Swedish
  • English
  • Swedish Bar Association, 2000
  • Board member of Vindkraftens Investerare and Projektörer ekonomisk förening (2005-2011) 
  • Appointed expert of the Environmental Process Investigation
  • Author of the Swedish Bar Association’s submission SOU 2005:13, Action programme on environmental quality standards
  • Teacher of leasehold rights at Lund University Faculty of Engineering, LTH
  • Appointed Consultant to Weihai Municipal Government, China
  • SOU 2010:91 Planning depth: spatial planning of the sea: report of the Marine Planning Inquiry

Bo Hansson

Partner

Bo Hansson is head of the firm’s Environmental practice group in the Öresund Region and leads the group’s development of services related to sustainability issues. He has extensive experience and expertise in environmental permitting relating to water and environmentally hazardous operations, including claims management, with specific industry expertise in renewable energy, radiation safety, steel, aggregates, cement and concrete, and chemicals for industry and agriculture.

Major ongoing projects include permitting for the final disposal of Swedish nuclear waste, the re-regulation of Lake Mälaren (and Slussen construction and infrastructure project), as well as the European Spallation Source (ESS) research facility in Lund, Sweden.

Awards

  • Ranked as ”Leading Individual” in Environment, The Legal 500 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015
  • Ranked as “Leader in the field” in “The International Who’s Who of Environment Lawyers 2013”, by “Who’s Who Legal”.
  • Ranked as ”Leading” in Environment, PLC Which lawyer 2009.
  • Highly Recommended in Environment, The law and leading lawyers Worldvide 2007/08, Practical Law Company.
  • Mentioned in Legal 500 2008.

Experience

  • Partner, Mannheimer Swartling, 2007-
  • Partner, Advokatfirman Lindahl, 2000-2007
  • Associate, Advokatfirman Wagenius & Partners and Advokatfirman Lindahl, 1998-2000
  • Legal adviser to LRF Juridiska byrån, 1992-1998
  • Prosecutor service, 1989-1992
  • District Court Service, 1987-1989

Education

  • LL.M (Lund University, 1986)

Languages

  • Swedish
  • English

Membership

  • Swedish Bar Association, 2000
  • Board member of Vindkraftens Investerare and Projektörer ekonomisk förening (2005-2011) 
  • Appointed expert of the Environmental Process Investigation
  • Author of the Swedish Bar Association’s submission SOU 2005:13, Action programme on environmental quality standards
  • Teacher of leasehold rights at Lund University Faculty of Engineering, LTH
  • Appointed Consultant to Weihai Municipal Government, China
  • SOU 2010:91 Planning depth: spatial planning of the sea: report of the Marine Planning Inquiry