Monica Petersson

Partner Stockholm

Direct: +46 8 50 72 00 34 Mobile: +46 709 50 72 34 monica.petersson@wistrand.se

Monica Petersson specializes in banking and finance as well as securities/capital markets law. Monica has extensive experience of assisting Swedish and international banks and corporates on various types of domestic and cross-border financing transactions, including syndicated and bilateral loans, trade and export financing, acquisition financing, refinancing, guarantee and security issues, securitization, derivatives and other capital market financing as well as thereto related regulatory issues.

Monica is ranked in internationally renowned ranking guides.

Experience
  • Partner, Wistrand Advokatbyrå, 2000-
  • Associate and subsequently Partner, Advokatfirman Vinge, 1990-2000
  • Law Clerk, Halmstad District Court, 1989-1990
  • Legal Intern, Winthrop, Stimson, Putnam & Roberts, Washington, D.C., USA, 1988-1989
Education
  • LL.M., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA, 1988
  • Economics degree, Lund University, 1987
  • LL.B., Lund University, 1985
Language

Swedish, English

Membership
  • Swedish Bar Association, 1994
  • New York Bar Association, 1990
Rankings

Individual ranking, Chambers Europe and Chambers Global 2020, Banking and finance
Monica Petersson possesses a broad banking and debt finance practice. She is knowledgeable in bilateral and syndicated lending as well as EMTN programmes, derivatives and asset-based deals. She is highlighted by several sources for her expertise in EKN-backed transactions. One client says: She has a very good capacity to go through complex documentation while maintaining an eye for detail.”

Individual ranking, Chambers Europe and Chambers Global 2019, Capital Markets: Debts
Monica Petersson possesses a broad banking and debt finance practice. She is knowledgeable in bilateral and syndicated lending as well as EMTN programmes, derivatives and asset-based deals. She is highlighted by several sources for her expertise in EKN-backed transactions. One client says: She has a very good capacity to go through complex documentation while maintaining an eye for detail.”

Recommended lawyer, Legal 500 2020: Capital markets