Magnus Forssman

Partner Stockholm

Direct: +46 8 50 72 00 69 Mobile: +46 709 50 72 69 magnus.forssman@wistrand.se

Magnus Forssman specializes in M&A, IT & Telecoms and commercial agreements. Magnus has extensive experience as a transaction advisor in both domestic and cross-border corporate transactions and investments as well as particular expertise in advising on W&I insurance matters. Magnus has in-depth experience in advising clients on outsourcing projects, procurement of IT systems and communications solutions as well as e-commerce projects.

Experience
  • Partner, Wistrand Advokatbyrå, 2010-
  • Senior Associate, Wistrand Advokatbyrå, 2005-
  • Associate, Mannheimer Swartling Advokatbyrå, 2002-2005
  • Law Clerk, Södra Roslag District Court, 2000-2002
  • Law Clerk, Office of the Chancellor of Justice, 2000
Education
  • LL.M., Stockholm University, 2000
  • Legal studies, Flinders University of South Australia, 1997
Language

Swedish, English

Membership
  • Swedish Bar Association, 2005
Rankings

Individual ranking, Chambers Europe and Global 2019, Corporate/M&A
Magnus Forssman has particular expertise in M&A involving the IT sector, and also advises clients on W&I insurance connected to transactions. Clients appreciate that he ”has a commercial approach and can give quick advice under time pressure.”

Recommended Lawyer, Legal 500 2020: Commercial, Corporate and M&A

Recommended Lawyer, Legal 500 2020: Insurance

Recommended Lawyer, Legal 500 2020: IT & Telecoms