Erik Löfwall has over 15 years’ experience from acting for domestic and international private equity funds, venture capital and growth funds and other financial investors as well as industrial clients on a broad range of M&A transactions, including minority and joint venture investments, leveraged buyouts, equity financings, carve-outs and divestitures. He has during the recent years frequently advised numerous private equity clients with respect to platform investments and buy and build structures, including related incentive structures. Since 2019, Erik has been recognized and ranked annually by Chambers Global, Chambers Europe, Legal 500 and IFLR as “recommended lawyer” and “highly regarded” within the fields of corporate and M&A. In Chamber’s ranking Clients e.g. praise him for being “a very knowledgeable and service-oriented lawyer who goes above and beyond".

In addition to corporate and M&A, Erik co-heads the firm’s employment law and benefits department. His practice covers both traditional and strategic employment law counselling. He frequently advices the firm’s clients on various employment law issues in connection with acquisitions, transfer of undertakings, dismissals, trade union consultations, high executives and incentive schemes.

Löfwall, Erik (1)
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Areas of expertise

Professional experience

Joined Hammarskiöld

2015 - 2016
Committee Chairman, American Chambers of Commerce Sweden (AMCHAM Sweden)

Guest lecturer of Corporate law at the Faculty of Law, University of Lund

Member of the Swedish Bar Association.

"Erik Löfwall is availability any time of day, willing to assist in all areas and understanding of our needs"
Client testimonials, Legal 500 2020


Lund University (juris kandidat, LL.M.)