Elisabeth Vestin

Title: 
Specialist Partner
Office: 
Stockholm
Mobile: 
+46 (0) 760 000 009
Language: 
English
Swedish

PRACTICE AND EXPERIENCE

Elisabeth heads our IP&TMT (Intellectual Property & Technology, Media and Telecom) practice at the Stockholm office. Her fields of expertise include IT, outsourcing, telecoms, data protection, IP, marketing, consumer, e-commerce and distribution, sports, media, music and entertainment law, as well as general commercial law.  Innovation, technology, know-how, data, e-commerce, trademarks and other intellectual property rights are often central to the businesses that Elisabeth advises.

Her practice includes drafting, interpreting, negotiating and disputing commercial agreements. She also advises on M&A in the IP&TMT field.

In addition, Elisabeth has worked with corporate sustainability, bribery, anti-corruption and compliance matters for over a decade. She regularly conducts presentations and training in these areas.

Because of her vast experience of working with franchise chains and other chain companies, Elisabeth has become a board member of the Swedish Franchise Association.  

RECENT REFERENCES

RANKINGS

  • Ranked as one of the world's leading franchise lawyers by Who's Who Legal 2016 and 2017

PUBLICATIONS

MEMBERSHIPS AND POSITIONS OF TRUST

  • Data Protection Forum
  • Board Member, Swedish Franchise Association, 2015

  • Swedish Bar Association, 2009

  • Swedish Association for Copyright Law (SFU)

  • Swedish Competition & Market Law Association

  • Licensing Executives Society Scandinavia (LES Scandinavia)

EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND

  • Specialist Partner, Hannes Snellman, Stockholm, Sweden, 2016-
  • Associate and Senior Associate, Advokatfirman Lindahl, Stockholm, Sweden, 2006-2015
  • Junior Judge, District Court in Lund, Sweden, 2004-2005
  • LL.M. in Innovation, Technology and the Law, Edinburgh University, Scotland, 2003
  • Jur. Kand. (LL.M in Law), University of Lund, Sweden, 2002