Counsel/Solicitor of England & Wales
Associate, EU Competition, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP, London, 2006 – 2012
Associate, Competition & Antitrust, Linklaters LLP, London, 2004 – 2006
Trainee Solicitor, Linklaters LLP, London and Frankfurt, 2001 – 2003
Jennie joined Kastell in June 2013. She has been specialized in competition law since qualifying as a solicitor of England & Wales in 2003. Prior to joining Kastell, Jennie worked as an associate at the London offices of Sullivan & Cromwell LLP and Linklaters LLP.
Partner, Advokat (member of the Swedish Bar Association since 1984)
Partner, Bird & Bird, 2007 – 2011
Partner, Linklaters, 2001 – 2007
Partner, Lagerlöf & Leman Advokatbyrå, 1988 – 2001
Associate, Advokatfirman Lagerlöf, 1981 – 1988
Law clerk, District court of Stockholm, 1979 – 1981
Teacher and lecturer in civil law, University of Stockholm, 1975 – 1994
Assistant to professor Jan Hellner, University of Stockholm, 1973 – 1979
Henrik joined Kastell as a partner on February 2011. He is one of Sweden’s most experienced leading litigators, with over 30 years’ experience in handling comercial disputes before courts and arbitration tribunals.
Henrik has been lead counsel in seventeen disputes before the Swedish Supreme Court and has particular expertise within the contractual and areas of damages liability, consultant liability and insurance law. During his time at Linklaters he was the head of their litigation team.
CEO, Advokat (member of the Swedish Bar Association since 2012 and Solicitor of England & Wales since 2006)
Senior Associate, ENN Advokatbyrå, 2012 – 2014
European Compliance Counsel, Sotheby’s, London, 2008 – 2012
Associate, Best & Soames, London, 2007 – 2008
Associate, Bird & Bird, London, 2004 – 2007
Associate, Bird & Bird, Stockholm, 2002 – 2004
Law clerk, District Court of Stockholm, 2000 – 2002
Bodil is specialized in intellectual property law, commercial law and media law with particular focus on trademark and copyright issues. She also has a great deal of experience in commercial dispute resolution, both domestic and international litigation and arbitration. Her practice consists mainly of providing advice and managing disputes within her areas of expertise. Bodil was previously with Bird & Bird (in Stockholm and London), the London-based media law firm Best & Soames, and in-house Counsel at Sotheby’s in London, where her main areas of responsibility were personal data and commercial issues.
Bodil holds a master’s degree in Intellectual Property Law from Stockholm’s University (Master of Laws (LLM) in European Intellectual Property Law) and has also completed the Swedish Arbitration Association (SAA) and Stockholm Chamber of Commerce Arbitration Institute (SCC)’s arbitrator course.
Bodil is a qualified lawyer and solicitor, registered with both the Swedish Bar Association and the Law Society of England and Wales.
Partner, Advokat (member of the Swedish Bar Association since 2004)
Partner, Hannes Snellman, 2009 – 2014
Associate, Linklaters, 2001 – 2009
Legal advisor, Justitiedepartementet, 1999 – 2001
Associate judge, Svea hovrätt, 1998 – 1999
Junior judge, Stockholms tingsrätt, 1997 – 1998
Junior judge, Svea hovrätt, 1996 – 1997
Law clerk, Kristianstads tingsrätt, 1994 – 1996
Since becoming an Advokat in 2001 Magnus has specialised in arbitration and litigation. He has represented clients across a wide range of industry sectors in both domestic and international disputes. In addition to commercial disputes and proceedings involving corporate law Magnus has particular experience of matters relating to competition law, intellectual property law and proceedings involving regulatory markets.
Magnus regularly sits as an arbitrator and is consistently recognised for his expertise in dispute resolution in the principal legal directories. Before taking on the role as counsel Magnus served as a judge at the Svea Court of Appeal and the City Court of Stockholm as well as a legal advisor at the Department of Justice.
Partner, Advokat (member of the Swedish Bar Association since 2015)
Seconded National Expert, Directorate General for Competition, European Commission, 2009 – 2011
Senior Case Handler, Swedish Competition Authority, 2004 – 2009
Competition Expert, County Administrative Board of Stockholm, 2002 – 2004
Trainee, Directorate General for Competition, European Commission, 2001 – 2002
Pamela joined Kastell in August 2011. She has more than fifteen years’ experience in competition law and has previously worked at both the European Commission and the Swedish Competition Authority. Pamela advises clients on all areas of competition law and state aid.
She has been counsel in several recent high profile competition law cases in Sweden and represents clients before the Swedish Competition Authority and the European Commission. Pamela was named as “Associate to watch” by Chambers 2014-2016 and ranked as “Future Leader” by Who’s Who Legal: Competition 2017 and ”Rising Star” by Expert Guides 2017.
Mia joined Kastell in January 2014. She has worked within professional services since 1998, primarily in reception and as a conference coordinator.
She most recently worked for The Boston Consulting Group, and prior to that for Roschier.
Partner, Advokat (member of the Swedish Bar Association since 2009)
Managing Associate, Hannes Snellman, 2014 – 2016
Senior Associate, Hannes Snellman, 2010 – 2014
Associate, Linklaters, 2006 – 2010
Associate, Advokatfirman A-Law, 2005 – 2006
Clerk, Huddinge tingsrätt, 2003 – 2005
Trainee, European Commission, DG Competition, Brussels, 2003
Olof joined Kastell in March 2016. He is specialized in commercial dispute resolution and public procurement. Olof has many years’ experience of both litigation and arbitration in a large variety of sectors, including telecoms, energy and transport.
In addition to his work on civil law cases, Olof has particular experience in competition law cases and has advised on cases involving cartels, abuse of dominance and actions for damages resulting from breaches of competition law. Olof has also handled a large number of cases for judicial review of public procurement decisions and has repeatedly been ranked as one of Sweden's leading lawyers in public procurement by Chambers Europe and Who’s Who Legal, among others.
Prior to Kastell Nilla worked as a legal assistant in Cederquist’s Equity Capital Market group.
She has gained extensive experience from working as a legal assistant at Linklaters and Hannes Snellman law firms.
Partner, Advokat (member of the Swedish Bar Association since 2006)
Managing Associate, Linklaters, 2002 – 2013
The Swedish Competition Authority, 1994 – 2002
Law clerk, District Court of Uppsala and Stockholm, 1990 – 1994
Christina joined Kastell in October 2013. Christina has over twenty years’ experience in competition law and has been ranked
by Chambers Europe since 2010. She provides advice on all types of competition law issues, as well as state aid.
Partner, Advokat (member of the Swedish Bar Association since 2010)
Associate, Eversheds Södermark Advokatbyrå, 2010 – 2012
Associate, A1 Advokater, 2010
Associate, Advokatfirman Södermark, 2007 – 2009
Legal clerk, Svea Court of Appeal, 2006 – 2007
Law clerk, District court of Stockholm, 2004 – 2006
Carl started working at Kastell in April 2012. Prior to Kastell Carl had worked at other law firms focusing on the areas of dispute resolution and public procurement. He has been legal counsel in commercial court and arbitration proceedings representting both Swedish and foreign clients from various industry sectors. Carl has many years’ working experience in supporting both buyers and suppliers in public procurement processes.
He has been representing counsel in matters regarding public procurement reviews in a range of sectors, foremost procurements regarding IT and office supplies, staffing services, pharmaceuticals and within the transport sector.
Carl is also the secretary of the Anti-Doping Agency within the Swedish National Sports Association.
Associate, Advokat (member of the Swedish Bar Association since 2016)
Legal Secretary (Référendaire), Chambers of Advocate General Nils Wahl, Court of Justice of the European Union, Luxembourg, 2016
Desk Officer, Ministry for Foreign Affairs – Department for the EU Internal Market and the Promotion of Sweden and Swedish Trade, 2014 – 2016
Counsel, Gernandt & Danielsson Advokatbyrå KB, 2014
Trainee/Legal assistant, Chambers of Advocate General Nils Wahl, Court of Justice of the European Union, Luxembourg, 2013 – 2014
Associate, Gernandt & Danielsson Advokatbyrå KB, 2005 – 2013
Law clerk, District Court of Stockholm, 2006 – 2009
Malin Persson started working at Kastell on 1 November 2016. Malin joins Kastell from the Court of Justice of the EU where she worked as legal secretary (référendaire) in the Chambers of Advocate General Nils Wahl. Prior to that, Malin worked for several years at Gernandt & Danielsson Advokatbyrå KB, specialising in EU and competition law and at the Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs as an adviser in EU internal market affairs.
Malin has worked on many transactions that have been notified to the EU Commission and various national competition authorities. She also has extensive experience in litigation and other matters involving EU and competition law issues.
Associate, Advokat (member of the Swedish Bar Association since 2015)
Law clerk, District court of Helsingborg, 2009 – 2011
Intern, Advokatfirman Fylgia, 2006
Office worker, the Swedish Patent Office, 2005
Maria joined Kastell in April 2011, prior to which she worked as a law clerk at the District court of Helsingborg. She has many years' experience
of representing companies involved in litigation and arbitration, in particular litigation regarding the liability of auditors and consultants.
Partner, Advokat (member of the Swedish Bar Association since 2000)
Partner, Linklaters, 2002 – 2010
Associate, Lagerlöf & Leman, 1995 – 2001
The Swedish Competition Authority, 1993 – 1995
The Näringsfrihetsombudsman’s office, 1991 – 1993
Law clerk, District courts of Västerås and Jakobsberg, 1988 – 1991
Erik is one of the founding partners of Kastell and is head of the competition group. Erik has more than 25 years’ experience in his area of expertise, first working for the national competition authority and for the past 20 years as adviser and counsel to companies. Erik’s main practice consists of advising and representing companies on competition law (including EU law) matters, and he assists companies with all types of competition law questions.
Over the course of his career, Erik has represented companies in many high profile cases before authorities and courts, both domestically and abroad. In addition to his extensive experience in competition law, Erik has also advised and represented companies in a large number of regulatory disputes involving EU law, mainly within the telecom, pharmaceuticals and energy sectors.
Partner, Advokat (member of the Swedish Bar Association since 1995)
Partner, Mannheimer Swartling Advokatbyrå, 2005 – 2014
Partner, Advokatfirman Vinge, 2001 – 2005
Associate, Advokatfirman Vinge, 1998 – 2001
Associate, Mannheimer Swartling Advokatbyrå, 1996 – 1998
Associate, Danowsky & Partners, 1994 – 1996
Associate, Mannheimer Swartling Advokatbyrå, 1992 – 1994
Law clerk, Göteborgs tingsrätt, 1989 – 1992
Stefan has over 25 years’ experience in his specialist areas of intellectual property, commercial and media law. Stefan spent most of his career prior to joining Kastell as a specialist in these
practice areas at two of Sweden’s largest commercial law firms. Stefan’s practice consists of dispute resolution and providing legal advice. Stefan is repeatedly ranked as one of the leading lawyers within his areas of expertise.
Elvira joined Kastell in January 2016. She has worked as a restaurant manager for several years and recently as a legal assistant at a law firm.
Elvira has a Master of Leadership and Management in International Context and a bachelor in Administration.