Baker McKenzie’s Employment & Compensation department in Stockholm work with local and international businesses to manage all of their employment needs, from day-to-day human resources requirements to critical global business change projects. We represent employers in collective bargaining and works council negotiations, and also develop robust industrial relations strategies. In addition, we help multinational companies review their mobility strategies to determine how they can best deploy talent with the appropriate skills to the right market, at the right time to facilitate business success while being compliant.
With approximately 700 lawyers, our Employment Practice Group is the largest in the world and the only one to be ranked Band 1 by Chambers Global in 2017. We combine our global coverage and wealth of experience handling multi-jurisdictional assignments with specialized local expertise, enabling us to work across borders, industries and practice areas to fulfill clients’ labor and employment needs everywhere they operate. No matter the employment issue, we consistently help multinationals to overcome their greatest challenges and become world-leading employers.
Baker McKenzie in Sweden
Our 50 lawyers in Sweden advise clients on some of the most significant transactions in the Nordic and Baltic regions, such as advising European mobile gaming company LeoVegas with its initial public offering on Stockholm’s Nasdaq First North Premier and representing Nordic Capital in its acquisition of ABB’s Full Service business unit, a leading industrial maintenance services provider in Europe.
With more than 25 years of experience in the market, we are the go-to firm for leading multinationals and financial institutions looking to leverage Sweden’s liberal approach to trade and the strength of its manufacturing, business and financial services sectors. The quality of our work is reflected in the high rankings we receive from leading legal directories for practice areas including Dispute Resolution and Employment. Regardless of the legal or business issue, our lawyers work closely with colleagues across all of our offices to help clients develop the strategies they need to achieve their objectives.
“I completely trust their expertise and I always feel that my cases receive the right level of priority in terms of attention and response time. I particularly appreciate the pragmatic solutions they bring to the more complicated cases. I am also very satisfied with how proactive they are in handling individual cases and anticipating what type of scenarios to expect.”