Rasmus has extensive international and Nordic experience from leading large and complex financings. His work reaches across a broad spectrum of finance ‑ with a particular focus on Debt Capital Markets, Direct & Bank Lending and Restructuring. Rasmus represents lenders, borrowers, agents, trustees and other participants in the debt market.

Rasmus has over the recent years been deeply involved in the establishment of a Swedish standard for corporate bonds and is also a lecturer on Corporate Bonds and Securitisation at the Stockholm University law school.

Rasmus is recommended by both Legal 500 and IFLR1000 and client feedback include:

“Friendly, competent, clever, quick.”

“Pragmatic approach and always prepared for the next step.”

“Rasmus Fahlén is one of the best lawyers that I’ve come across. He is very good at making transactions move forward and he ensures to negotiate positions in a very clear and balanced way. He is always super positive and it is a pleasure to work with him.”

“Good communication, easy to work with, straightforward, solution oriented.Very good knowledge. Very diligent.”

“Rasmus Fahlén is very hands-on and super responsive. Highly skilled in international financing situations.”


Areas of expertise

Professional experience

Joined Hammarskiöld

2018 - 2020
Advokatfirman Westermark Anjou

2008, 2010 - 2018
Mannheimer Swartling Advokatbyrå

Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP, London

Member of the Swedish Bar Association.

Member of the International Bar Association (IBA)

Member of Nordic Capital Markets Forum


University of Stockholm (juris kandidat, LL.M.)