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Anders Bäckman
Advokat / Partner

Service areas
Capital markets, Commercial, Corporate and M&A

contact information
anders.backman@magnussonlaw.com
T: +46 8 463 75 00
M: +46 76 822 75 00
Sweden

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Anders Bäckman is a Swedish attorney-at-law (advokat) and a partner based in the Stockholm office. He practises in the areas of corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, commercial contracts and joint ventures with experience in a wide variety of domestic and international corporate transactions. Anders is experienced in the field of corporate governance which has led to him serving as board director and board secretary in various companies. According to a recent Chambers report: “Anders Bäckman impresses with his "availability and proactive approach. He has the ability to quickly grasp complex transactions and draft technically excellent agreements".

professional experience

Magnusson (partner in corporate practice group) - 2005
Pinsents London office (corporate finance department) - 2003
Magnusson Wahlin Qvist Stanbrook (member of corporate group) - 1999
Uppsala District Court

He has provided legal counsel for:
the Swedish part of a $1 billion sale and world-wide reorganization of companies in the water industry;
a leading US company in the water purification industry in the acquisition of a Swedish company;
a world-leading UK-based listed mining company in a $107 million divestiture of a Swedish subsidiary;
a leading US company in acquisitions/joint ventures in the Swedish sports and entertainment industry;
transactions in other industries (e.g. pulp, hotel, pharmaceuticals, aviation, automotive, software, broadband, credit card, banking, and asset management);
lenders and borrowers in various loan transactions.

He has arranged seminars and authored articles on domestic and international corporate governance matters for the International Chamber of Commerce (UK).

education

LL.M. (Uppsala University)

bar admissions

Admitted in Sweden (advokat)

languages

Swedish - native
English - fluent

positions of trust

Board director and board secretary in various companies

awards and rankings
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    The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa 2018: Recommended for Commercial, Corporate and M&A in Sweden
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    Chambers Global 2018: Ranked for Corporate and M&A in Sweden
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    Chambers Europe 2018: Ranked for Corporate/M&A in Sweden
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    The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa 2017: Recommended for Capital Markets, Commercial, Corporate and M&A in Sweden
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    Chambers Europe 2017: Ranked for Corporate/M&A in Sweden
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    Chambers Global 2017: Ranked for Corporate/M&A in Sweden
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    Chambers Europe 2016 (Sweden: Corporate/M&A)
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    Chambers Global 2016 (Sweden: Corporate/M&A)
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    The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa 2016 (Sweden: Corporate, Commercial and M&A)
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    Chambers Europe 2015 (Sweden: Corporate and M&A)
    82190e3560dd86526e1ed3d158ae6adea6b96edf541a4435?1429008070
    The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa 2015 (Sweden: Corporate and Commercial, M&A)
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    Chambers Global 2015 (Sweden: Corporate and M&A)
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    The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa 2014 (Sweden: Corporate and Commercial, M&A)
    Anders backman   chambers global 2014
    Chambers Global 2014 (Sweden: Corporate and M&A): Anders Bäckman impresses with his "availability and proactive approach. He has the ability to quickly grasp complex transactions and draft technically excellent agreements," say sources.

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