Nicklas Björklund has a long and diverse experience in business law, particularly within the construction and real estate industry for municipal real estate companies, municipalities and county councils, as well as major property actors.
His practice involves drawing up agreements and other supporting documents for builders and other actors in procurement projects. In addition, Nicklas often reviews or develops contract templates for high-frequency players in the market, and during ongoing projects, he regularly assists with current advice. He also acts as counsel in disputes and has extensive experience in major disputes in court and in arbitration.
Nicklas provides ongoing advice to Byggherrarna, the National Federation of Public and Private Builders in Sweden. His work in construction law for Byggherrarna includes e.g. education, current counseling, and dispute resolution. The work gives him unique insight into the development of construction law from a practical perspective. In addition, he ensures that templates are prepared and maintained in updated versions, and helps bring forward legal perspectives in various committees and coordinates views in revision work regarding BKK standard agreements (AB, ABT, and ABK). Nicklas also represents Byggherrarna at the BKK Board.
Nicklas is also an appreciated lecturer, hired by several leading companies. He speaks primarily on key construction and consultancy law issues, as well as their surrounding issues, such as work environment, insolvency, corruption, and disputes.
King's College, London, Master of European Law Studies (1997)
Stockholm University, Jur.kand. (1996)
Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton Advokat KB, Advokat, Partner (2007- )
Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton Advokat KB, Advokat (2003 – 2006)
Linklaters Advokatbyrå AB, Associate (2001 – 2003)
Andersson Gustafsson Advokatbyrå KB, Associate (1999 – 2001)
District Court of Sollentuna, Law Clerk (1998 – 1999)
Construction Management - Strategy and contract design for successful CM assignments, Svensk Byggtjänst (2016)
New rules on construction VAT have immediate effect, Web Edition (2018-01-05)
Castles in the air a good deal, Affärsvärlden, Affärsjuridik no 1 (2007)
AB 04 - a way out of the trenches?, Fastighetsnytt no 5 (2006)
Affirmative Action: The Kalanke Case and its Impications at EU Level and in Sweden, Juridisk tidskrift no 1 (1997 - 1998)