Corporate Law

All business is conducted in some form of association. We help you navigate company and association legislation.

Most businesses in Sweden are run as limited companies (aktiebolag), but we are equally knowledgeable about trading partnerships (handelsbolag), non-registered partnerships (enkelt bolag), non-profit associations (ideell förening), economic associations (ekonomisk förening), and foundations (stiftelse). Selection of corporate law services that we offer: • Setting up companies, associations and foundations • Fundraising via share issues and by other means • Issues of convertibles, new shares and warrants • Ownership matters, including drafting of all types of shareholders' agreements and other partnership agreements • Serving as chairman or secretary at general meetings • Serving as board members • Drafting of governance documents for the board of directors, such as instructions for the CEO or managing director and rules of procedure for the board of directors • Restructuring and corporate group issues • Capital adequacy matters, such as the rules and regulations on balance sheets for liquidation purposes (kontrollbalansräkning) • Board liability matters • Dissolution of ownership and membership