Henric Diefke

Partner Stockholm, Gothenburg

Henric Diefke has been a partner since 2005 and is chairman of the Employment and Pensions practice group. His practice also includes restructuring, acquisitions, and corporate commercial matters.

  • Experience

    • Partner, Mannheimer Swartling, 2005-
    • Associate, Mannheimer Swartling, 1997-2004
    • In-house lawyer, Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson, 2001
    • Visiting lawyer, Slaughter and May, London, 2000
    • Research Assistant, Arbetslivsinstitutet (the Winding-up Authority for the National Institute for Working Life), 1996


    • LL.M (University of Gothenburg, 1997)
    • European Law Studies (Catholic University, Nijmegen, 1996)


    • Swedish
    • English
    • “Clients regard him as "an outstanding employment expert. His work is fantastic and he is absolutely brilliant in negotiations." Clients also appreciate his pragmatism, availability and creativity.’ Chambers Europe, 2013
    • “Mannheimer Swartling is commended for its ‘experience, speed and good documentation’. Henric Diefke’s team handles the employment aspects of major transactions, including advising AstraZeneca on the sale of Astra Tech to DENTSPLY.” Legal 500, 2011
    • Swedish Bar Association, 2002
    • International Pension and Employee Benefit Association
    • European Employment Lawyers Association
    • Western Swedish Chamber of Industry and Trade, L Tech