News Kilpatrick Townsend Achieves High Rankings in Chambers Europe 2022
Chambers Europe 2022 recently ranked the Kilpatrick Townsend Stockholm office’s Real Estate Group among its top three bands of leading law firms for Real Estate. In addition, Fredrik Ahlqvist, the responsible partner for the Real Estate Group, and Sylvia Lindén, the responsible partner for the Public Procurement Group, received individual lawyer rankings. The results are based on extensive surveys conducted by the well-regarded ranking institution Chambers and Partners that, each year, ranks the world’s top law firms by numerous practice areas.
Chambers Europe recognized the Stockholm office’s Real Estate Group as a talented team in its handling of complex transactions for both buyers and sellers and in financing matters. The Real Estate Group brings high expertise in real estate development and joint ventures, while working closely with both the firm’s M&A Team and the experienced Construction and Consultant Law Teams. It also serves an array of clients, including capital assets managers, real estate developers, holding companies, as well as local and international real estate and private equity funds.
Fredrik Ahlqvist ranks in band 3 and the Real Estate Group is highly recommended by its clients notably for its excellent services handling the complex legal issues that our clients face. “They’re quick but still meticulous with sense for details. They have a profound knowledge of the real estate business as a whole, not just concerning the legal aspects of negotiating contracts” and praise their “quality of advice and availability.”
Chambers Europe ranks Sylvia Lindén in band 3. According to clients she “Always delivers excellent advice in time,” and ”She is very easy to work with”. She advises a broad range of suppliers on the full public procurement process, from initial bids to award challenges. Sylvia Lindén focuses her procurement practice in the utilities sector, which includes energy, transport, and infrastructure.
Established in 1860, Kilpatrick Townsend is a business law firm with international operations in Sweden, the U.S., Japan, and China. Since 2001, the Stockholm office has provided consultancy and business law solutions in several legal areas to Swedish and international clients within the private and the public sector.