Our business sectors

Dividing our business sectors into broader segments shows where our primary focus lies. Naturally however, many of these segments overlap with other areas where we also provide support. Contact us to arrange an unconditional meeting.

Construction

Extensive insight into the building process, as well as the construction sector itself, are key factors in this segment. Experience of the sector, as well as understanding the various perspectives of clients, consultants and contractors, are our basic criteria for a professional service.

Construction and commercial property  »
Infrastructure »
Health & Safety  »

Real estate

We have the overview and proximity that are business-critical in the real estate sector, where legal requirements and environmental factors have created a climate of constant change.

Real estate, transfers, leasing »
Building permits, planning issues and real estate investment  »

Industry, mining and forestry

Heavy industry, forestry and iron ore represent three primary sectors of the economy where experience, insight and business acumen are critical to provide a professional business law service.

Mining »
Industry »
Forestry »

Energy, land and environment

There are several intriguing contradictions in these sectors: waste and recycling can for example be mutually dependent.

The energy sector »
Environmental technologies  »
Wind power »
Building permits, planning issues and real estate investment  »

IT AND NEW TECHNOLOGIES 

The fast-moving IT sector offers fantastic opportunities, with new inventions that are constantly improving the offering within everything ranging from entertainment to public service. We possess solid experience within the area and help you navigate correctly among licences and agreements.

IT »
Integrity »
Intellectual property »
High tech/Innovation »

Public sector

There is something rather special about working with the public sector, because the result benefits everyone. Basic criteria: experience, insight and legal expertise.

Public sector »
Procurement »

Commercial law

Commercial law is extremely inter-professional. That is why we put our best resources at your disposal, with broad segment experience as well as a thorough understanding of your specific situation.

General commercial law »
Commercial litigation »
Insolvency »

People

Here you will find details of all Foyen staff members in Sweden, including their contact details and brief information about them. You can search for first or family names, offices or business sectors.

Careers

Great that you are interested in Foyen! On this page you can find out what it is like to work here, and have a look at which vacancies could see you working with us. Unable to find a position that suits you? Send us an application anyway. We’re always interested in new talent. Are you a student, looking for an internship, or are you perhaps a prospective trainee? Read more under Student.

About Foyen

About Foyen

We are a law firm that ever since we started in 1987 has carved out three principles that define how we work: segment focus, an understanding of business and outstanding expertise within relevant areas of the law.

And it has gone well. Today, we are present in Norway and Sweden, with about 80 of us in Stockholm, Gothenburg, Malmö and Falun, central Sweden, and another 80 more of us in Oslo. Consequently, we can deliver our business-centric legal solutions in these respective markets, but can also support assignments that involve both countries. You can read more about our work in Norway at foyentorkildsen.no.

Strong segment focus

Our primary areas of expertise are construction and real estate, technology-intensive industries, mining and forestry, public sector, energy, the environment and inter-disciplinary business law.

And to ensure that we keep our promises in the respective areas, we have assembled specialists in industry-specific teams. In these teams, we systematically build knowledge and insight, partly through on-the-job experience, and partly through continuous training – both internal and external.

Outstanding legal excellence

Below you will find a list of the areas of the law that form the primary basis of our activities in our business sectors:

– General commercial law
– Corporate / Company law
– Employment law
– Construction and engineering
– Real estate law
– Mergers and acquisitions
– Tenancy
– Intellectual property
– IT and telecom
– Environmental law
– Insolvency
– Public procurement
– Litigation and arbitration

Foyen top ranked

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Foyen is ranked No 1 in Sweden within Energy and No 2 within Construction by the international directory Legal 500 in their latest evaluation of Swedish business law firms. In addition to the “Top Tier Firm” rankings, we are also highly ranked within environment and public procurement and recommended within IT and telecommunications, real estate, commercial, corporate and M&A.

Read more about Foyen in Legal 500 here >>

The Swedish Bar Association’s Consumer Disputes Panel

We would like to inform you about the Consumer Disputes Panel which is run by the Swedish Bar Association. You can contact the panel if you are unsatisfied with legal services provided by a lawyer or law firm. It costs SEK 100 to register a complaint, and a review takes around 90 days. Lawyers and firms are obliged to following the panel’s rulings.

You can visit the panel at: advokatsamfundet.se/konsumenttvistnamnden, where you’ll find information about how to make a complaint, and details about the review process.

Additional contact details:

Consumer Disputes Panel
Box 2732
102 54 Stockholm
konsumenttvistnamnden@advokatsamfundet.se

News and media

Welcome to the “News and media” section of our website, where you can access our latest news, view materials that we publish and get in touch with our media contact. Enjoy!

News

Foyen has assisted Walerud Ventures and Almi Invest with investment in IoT company
7 November, 2017

Walerud Ventures, together with Almi Invest, recently invested SEK 7.5 million in Ekkono Solutions.

Ekkono Solutions’ business involves “machine learning” and linked objects, also …

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Foyen at ITechLaw 2017 European Conference in Stockholm
17 October, 2017

Foyen will be participating in ITechLaw 2017 European Conference in Stockholm 18-20 October.

Are you also visiting the conference and would like to meet …

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Foyen has advised Mandalay Resources in 40 million USD credit agreement
4 October, 2017

Foyen has advised Canadian mining company Mandalay Resources Corporation in its negotiation of a 40 million USD revolving credit facility with HSBC Bank …

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Publications

Foyen in Getting the Deal Through Mining 2017
19 October, 2017

Getting the Deal Through is a publication covering 75 business areas and containing information and analysis related to more than 150 jurisdictions. Many …

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Foyen brings clarity to construction law and project finance
16 December, 2016

Sweden is once again this year represented in the international publication Getting the Deal Through in construction law and project finance by Foyen …

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FOYEN IN GETTING THE DEAL THROUGH – MINING 2016
31 October, 2016

Getting the Deal Through is a publication covering 75 business areas and containing information and analyses related to more than 150 jurisdictions. Many …

Read more »

Contact

Here you will find contact details for our various offices, including our office in Norway, and key people in Foyen. If you are looking for a specific person, click on ”People” and you’ll go to the search function on our partner site. We look forward to hearing from you.