Mikael Karlsson


Mikael Karlsson, Advokat och delägare

With over 25 years of practice, Mikael have been in charge of the legal advice in a significant number of domestic and cross-border M&A transactions for industrial customers as well as private equity firms and other investors. He has advised customers on corporate law issues including different types of solvent restructuring and reorganisations.

Mikael has vast experience in taking a lead role in different types of commercial projects, for example in relation to the supply of industrial equipment and systems. He is responsible for the firm’s legal advice to a number of medium-sized and larger companies on the overall legal aspects of their businesses, working closely with management on strategic as well as day-to-day matters.

Mikael is a frequent lecturer on M&A and contract law since many years back. He is regularly engaged by private entities as well as institutions such as the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Southern Sweden.

Business experience
Industrial Manufacturing
Engineering and Construction
Public Services and Healthcare

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  • Partner Moll Wendén Law Firm, 2003 -
  • Partner Linklaters Law Firm, 2001 - 2003
  • Partner Lagerlöf & Leman Law Firm, 1999 - 2001
  • Associate Lagerlöf & Leman Law Firm, 1991 - 1999 (including Alliance of European Lawyers, Bryssel 1995–1996)
  • Law Clerk District Court of Landskrona, 1991


  • LL.M. Lund University, 1991


  • Member The Swedish Bar Association, 1996


  • English
  • Swedish