Niklas Åstenius is partner and a member of Mannheimer Swartling's Dispute Resolution practice group. Niklas has broad experience of commercial arbitration and litigation and has provided legal advice in the field of dispute resolution for more than 17 years. He has represented clients in disputes concerning, among other things, misappropriation of trade secrets and other intellectual property rights, contractual disputes, disputes concerning real property and construction, insurance and re-insurance disputes, disputes concerning responsibilities and liabilities of directors, as well as a range of M&A and JV related disputes. Niklas regularly represents domestic and international companies in arbitrations, including arbitrations under among others the auspices of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (SCC), the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) and ad hoc. In addition to Swedish law, Niklas has acted in cases involving the application of different foreign laws. He is described as "committed, well prepared and experienced".

Experience

  • Partner, Mannheimer Swartling, 2010-
  • Lecturer - Course in European Human Rights law and Procedure, University of Lund, 2009-
  • Associate, Mannheimer Swartling Malmö, 2004-2009
  • Associate, Mannheimer Swartling New York, 2003-2004
  • Associate, Mannheimer Swartling Malmö, 2000-2003
  • Law Clerk, District Court of Malmö, 1999-2000
  • Associate, Wistrand, 1998-1999

Education

  • Arbitrator Training Program, Swedish Arbitration Association (SAA), 2010
  • LL.M. (University of Lund, 1998)

Languages

  • Swedish
  • English

Publications

  • In the interim, Commercial Dispute Resolution, 2014, Volume 5, Issue 1 (co-author)
  • The Dispute Resolution Review: Chapter on Sweden (co-author)
  • Observations on SCC case No. 33/2007, Stockholm International Arbitration Review, Volume 2009:1 (co-author)
  • Swedish Bar Association, 2003
  • Alternate director South Department of the Swedish Bar Association
  • Swedish Arbitration Association
  • Danish Arbitration Association
  • Board member The Arbitration Association of southern Sweden

Practice group

Niklas Åstenius

Partner

Niklas Åstenius is partner and a member of Mannheimer Swartling's Dispute Resolution practice group. Niklas has broad experience of commercial arbitration and litigation and has provided legal advice in the field of dispute resolution for more than 17 years. He has represented clients in disputes concerning, among other things, misappropriation of trade secrets and other intellectual property rights, contractual disputes, disputes concerning real property and construction, insurance and re-insurance disputes, disputes concerning responsibilities and liabilities of directors, as well as a range of M&A and JV related disputes. Niklas regularly represents domestic and international companies in arbitrations, including arbitrations under among others the auspices of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (SCC), the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) and ad hoc. In addition to Swedish law, Niklas has acted in cases involving the application of different foreign laws. He is described as "committed, well prepared and experienced".

Experience

  • Partner, Mannheimer Swartling, 2010-
  • Lecturer - Course in European Human Rights law and Procedure, University of Lund, 2009-
  • Associate, Mannheimer Swartling Malmö, 2004-2009
  • Associate, Mannheimer Swartling New York, 2003-2004
  • Associate, Mannheimer Swartling Malmö, 2000-2003
  • Law Clerk, District Court of Malmö, 1999-2000
  • Associate, Wistrand, 1998-1999

Education

  • Arbitrator Training Program, Swedish Arbitration Association (SAA), 2010
  • LL.M. (University of Lund, 1998)

Languages

  • Swedish
  • English

Publications

  • In the interim, Commercial Dispute Resolution, 2014, Volume 5, Issue 1 (co-author)
  • The Dispute Resolution Review: Chapter on Sweden (co-author)
  • Observations on SCC case No. 33/2007, Stockholm International Arbitration Review, Volume 2009:1 (co-author)

Membership

  • Swedish Bar Association, 2003
  • Alternate director South Department of the Swedish Bar Association
  • Swedish Arbitration Association
  • Danish Arbitration Association
  • Board member The Arbitration Association of southern Sweden