Practice groupCorporate Commercial

Mannheimer Swartling's Corporate Commercial group advises on a wide spectrum of national and international commercial issues.

Our lawyers are specialised in commercial agreements and assist our clients with the drafting, review, negotiation and management of contracts, as well as providing strategic advice regarding business operations. The group draws on experience from a wide range of industry sectors and has a strong commercial focus. The primary goal of the group's handling of matters is to create reasonable and practical solutions that work in the clients' day-to-day business.

Our legal expertise includes national and international contract law, the purchase of goods, standard market agreements, the purchase of services, sector-specific agreements and issues regarding various forms of distribution (for example, agents and retail distributors).

Among the members of the Corporate Commercial group there are lawyers who, in addition to possessing the competencies described above, also have in-depth knowledge relating to specific legal questions that regularly become relevant in many commercial agreements. Examples include personal data and privacy related questions, intellectual property questions, IT- and technology related questions, public procurement related questions together with various compliance and regulatory questions. Consequently, the group has both a depth and width of knowledge that enables it to handle, manage and provide strategic advice in the most complex of legal and commercial projects.

The type of assignments we handle regularly include:

  • Outsourcing and procurements
  • Joint ventures and restructurings
  • Strategic co-operations and industrial alliances
  • Licensing agreements
  • Agreements regulating manufacture, purchase and delivery
  • Digitalisation and IT related projects
  • Development projects
  • OEM, distribution agreements, dealer agreements and franchise agreements