Thomas Lagerqvist specialises in M&A and corporate, intellectual property and international trade law. Thomas has focused on China for the last 20 years. He provides advice and assistance on structuring projects, contract negotiations and contract drafting and advises on intellectual property law issues and the formulation of IP strategies for China. With more than 20 years experience in China-related matters, Thomas Lagerqvist has both a broad knowledge and practical experience of China and an ability to find legally practicable, creative solutions to the problems that are frequently encountered in connection with investments and business relations in China. His industrial knowledge and expertise span the range of Swedish industries that are represented in China.

Thomas Lagerqvist and Ulf Ohrling have summarized their insights and experiences of doing business in China in the book "Quotations from a China Practice", published 2011.

  • Thomas Lagerqvist has over the last 9 years been ranked among the “Leading Lawyers in Asia” by the Asialaw Leading Lawyers Survey in the years 2011-2013 in Mergers and Acquisitions and General Corporate Commercial practice.

Experience

  • Consultant, Mannheimer Swartling, 2009-
  • Partner, Mannheimer Swartling, 2007-2009
  • Partner, Vinge law firm, 1979-2007
  • Partner, Lauritzen & Lagerqvist law firm, 1976-1978
  • Associate, Odevall & Olbing law firm, 1972-1976

Education

  • LL.M. (Stockholm University, 1971)

Languages

  • Swedish
  • Danish
  • English
  • Norwegian
  • German
  • The Swedish Bar Association, 1976
  • International Bar Association (Intellectual Property Law, Cross Border Investment and Dispute Resolution)

Commission

  • Chairman of Sweden China Trade Council
  • Honorary Chairman Swedish Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong

Thomas Lagerqvist

Senior Adviser

Thomas Lagerqvist specialises in M&A and corporate, intellectual property and international trade law. Thomas has focused on China for the last 20 years. He provides advice and assistance on structuring projects, contract negotiations and contract drafting and advises on intellectual property law issues and the formulation of IP strategies for China. With more than 20 years experience in China-related matters, Thomas Lagerqvist has both a broad knowledge and practical experience of China and an ability to find legally practicable, creative solutions to the problems that are frequently encountered in connection with investments and business relations in China. His industrial knowledge and expertise span the range of Swedish industries that are represented in China.

Thomas Lagerqvist and Ulf Ohrling have summarized their insights and experiences of doing business in China in the book "Quotations from a China Practice", published 2011.

Awards

  • Thomas Lagerqvist has over the last 9 years been ranked among the “Leading Lawyers in Asia” by the Asialaw Leading Lawyers Survey in the years 2011-2013 in Mergers and Acquisitions and General Corporate Commercial practice.

Experience

  • Consultant, Mannheimer Swartling, 2009-
  • Partner, Mannheimer Swartling, 2007-2009
  • Partner, Vinge law firm, 1979-2007
  • Partner, Lauritzen & Lagerqvist law firm, 1976-1978
  • Associate, Odevall & Olbing law firm, 1972-1976

Education

  • LL.M. (Stockholm University, 1971)

Languages

  • Swedish
  • Danish
  • English
  • Norwegian
  • German

Membership

  • The Swedish Bar Association, 1976
  • International Bar Association (Intellectual Property Law, Cross Border Investment and Dispute Resolution)

Commission

  • Chairman of Sweden China Trade Council
  • Honorary Chairman Swedish Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong