Welcome to the House of Hammarskiöld

Hammarskiöld is a leading Swedish business law firm. Hammarskiöld has been around for 25 years. During that time, we have played a part in the development of one of the world’s most vibrant business communities in Sweden. We have also managed to attract great talent. 

We are proud of our diverse team and our strong representation of female partners. Together we look forward to the next 25 years, along with the clients that will shape our future. Welcome to the House of Hammarskiöld.



"They have excellent lawyers and are a leading firm in Sweden."



Areas of expertise


Depth. Dedication. Drive.

When you choose a law firm to represent your business, you are really making a bet on a team. Do they have the skillset I am looking for? Do they have the dedication and the drive to understand my business? Will they go above and beyond to help me solve my challenges? And perhaps most importantly - will they become my team?

This is why we have built a company culture revolving around collaboration and expertise rather than prestige. Sure, we strive for greatness. But we focus on team effort rather than individual success in the best interest of the assignment. We make it our business to understand our clients’ business inside and out. And our partners and associates work seamlessly with clients to solve challenges – together.


News and events

8 March, 2023

SCC Express

A career at Hammarskiöld

We are trusted advisers to world-leading businesses around the globe. This puts high expectations on current and future team members. It is not enough to be brilliant at what you do. You need to be brilliant, passionate and humble for us to leverage your talent. Learn more about available positions and our career offerings. 


It is with heavy hearts that we announce that our esteemed name partner and dear colleague, Peder Hammarskiöld, has passed away following a time of illness. As one of the founders of Hammarskiöld, Peder’s strength, vision and dedication were instrumental in shaping our firm’s path and culture. Peder was not only a brilliant mind but also a compassionate and inspiring leader who touched the lives of many. Our thoughts and deepest sympathies go out to his family and loved ones. We honor Peder by continuing to uphold the standards of excellence and integrity that he championed throughout his remarkable career. 

Contact person: Mattias Anjou, Managing Partner