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14 November 2023

Global law firm CMS announced that the top-ten Swedish firm Wistrand will become a CMS member. With onboarding expected to be complete in the first quarter of 2024, Wistrand will henceforth, be known as CMS Wistrand. Read the press release here.

Until fully integrated, you will find more information about at Wistrand or further contact details through below links:

About Wistrand

Established in 1915, Wistrand is a prominent full-service law firm with a strong presence in Sweden. They maintain two offices, strategically located in Stockholm and Gothenburg, and are home to a team of 150 experienced lawyers.

At Wistrand, they combine decades of legal expertise with a commitment to continuous learning and forward-thinking approaches. As one of Sweden's leading full-service law firms, they provide comprehensive legal support to clients across various industries. From top corporations, municipalities, and public sectors to financial institutions, consultancies, startups, and publicly traded companies. Wistrand’s services encompass a wide range of business law matters, including major transactions, complex disputes, and ongoing advisory services for day-to-day business operations.

With a strong understanding and dedication to our client’s interest, Wistrand is dedicated to delivering tailored legal solutions that meet the unique needs of each client.

Wistrand's lawyers are fully immersed in the world our clients operate in; genuine experts in their fields, knowledgeable about the issues you currently face, and those that may lie just around the corner.

Contacts

Niklas Alvestrand Körling, Managing Partner
Erik Ullberg, Managing Partner

Sweden

Sweden is renowned for its strong and diversified economy, characterized by innovation, sustainability, and global competitiveness. It consistently ranks as one of the world's affluent nations. In the IMD World Competitiveness Ranking 2023, Sweden came eight. According to the World Bank.

Sweden's economic foundation has evolved beyond the traditional reliance on natural resources to include a thriving knowledge-based economy. The country is home to a multitude of innovative companies, particularly in the technology, automotive, pharmaceutical, and fashion sectors. Global giants like IKEA, Volvo, H&M, Ericsson, Klarna and Spotify originate from Sweden, showcasing its entrepreneurial spirit and creativity.

Sweden's stable economy, well-developed infrastructure, and highly skilled workforce make it an attractive destination for domestic and international businesses alike. Its emphasis on research and development fosters a culture of innovation that continues to drive economic growth.

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