Sandra Kaznova is co-head of the firm’s Dispute Resolution team. She represents Swedish and international clients in domestic and international arbitration as well as before Swedish courts. Sandra also sits as arbitrator on a regular basis. Her experience covers disputes in a wide range of areas including for example sale and purchase of goods M&A, shareholder disputes, life science, loan agreements, insurance, damages claims, employment, trade secrets and professional liability.

Before specializing in dispute resolution, Sandra used to work with M&A transactions and corporate matters, building a solid understanding of those fields. As a consequence, she has been entrusted with several high-profile corporate investigations. Having long experience of working with insurance related matters, Sandra frequently supports insurance companies in disputes and coverage assessments.

Sandra is recommended by Legal 500 and client feedback include:

"Sandra Kaznova always delivers on-point advice without loosing track of the client’s needs."


Areas of expertise

Professional experience

Secretary to a governmental committee evaluating the corporate governance of state owned companies, on behalf of the Swedish Ministry of Enterprise, Energy and Communications

Joined Hammarskiöld

2002 - 2003
Service with Swedish Courts

Member of the Swedish Bar Association, Executive committee of the Swedish Arbitration Association, Board member of SWAN (Swedish Women in Arbitration), member of ICCA, LCIA and the Swedish Association for Insurance Law

"Sandra Kaznova is a very knowledgeable and experienced insurance and litigation lawyer who takes a personal interest in your case"
Client testimonials, Legal 500, 2020

"Sandra Kaznova is very easy to work with and gives sharp legal analysis. You feel safe when she is handling the claim"
Client testimonials, Legal 500, 2020

"Sandra Kaznova has a no nonsense, commercial attitude. She is keen to fight for us"
Client testimonials, Legal 500, 2020


2016 - 2017
Training program for arbitrators arranged by SAA and the SCC

Uppsala University (juris kandidat, LL.M.)




“Mondaq, International Arbitration Comparative Guide Sweden”, 2019

Co-author of “The International Comparative Legal Guide to Enforcement of Foreign Judgments” Fourth Edition 2019”, Global Legal Group

Co-author of “The International Comparative Legal Guide to Corporate Investigations”, Third Edition 2019”, Global Legal Group

“Company Formation – a Practical Global Guide” Third edition Globe Law and Business Publishing Ltd 2015

Co-author of “Handbuch der Europäischen Aktiengesellschaft”, Second edition, C.F. Müller, 2014

Co-author of “The Anti-Bribery and Anti-Corruption Review“, Third edition, Law Business Research, 2014

Co-author of “Company Directors – Jurisdictional comparisons”, First edition European Lawyer Reference, Thomson Reuters, 2012

“The Practical Guide to International Corporate Governance” FIR Publications 2005 edition

“Will the new corporate governance code provide better corporate governance and improve economy confidence?” JT 2004-05