Meet the team

Anna Lensmar-Friedman

Anna is our CEO. She has a background in legal recruitment and outsourcing. Before joining us she was the CEO of one of Sweden’s major recruitment firms.

+46 76 000 25 55

Ulf Lindén
Founder and COO

25 years experience from lawfirms and large global companies in the life science industry. One of the founders.

+46 761 11 17 30

Leif Frykman
Founder and Chairman

One of our most experienced inhouse lawyers. Spent 12 years in California in leading positions in the IT industry. Our lead management consultant and legal operations specialist.

+46 763 245 338

Anders Karlsson
Senior Legal Counsel

Anders is a business oriented legal counsel with an experience, in excess of 20 years, from the financial sector in the Nordics with in-depth knowledge of compliance, factoring and business law and in particular e-commerce and payment solutions.

+46 705 751 099

Fredrik Önnerfors
Senior Legal Counsel

Fredrik is an experienced general counsel with background in IT/Telekom and retail. Heading up the Lund office.

+46 707 755 777

Erik Backlund
Senior Advisor

Erik is one of the key players in our public procurement team. He has more than 10 years of experience advising both seller and buyers in public procurement matters.

+46 725 666 016

Lotta Kavtaradze
Senior Legal Advisor

One of Swedens leading privacy experts with long experience from both the public and the private sector. Certified Information Privacy Professional – CIPP/E

+46 733 501 500

Axel Tandberg
Senior Legal Advisor

Axel is a privacy and marketing law specialist with background in SWEDMA and FEDMA and experience from supporting retail and healthcare businesses.

+46 702 233 010

Leif Gallo
Senior Legal Counsel

Leif has a long career in the pharma and food business and advices both small and large pharma companies.

+46 705 54 49 00

Christina Blomkvist
Senior Legal Counsel

Christina is a M&A and corporate lawyer with background in major law firms and as an in-house counsel. She was previously Head of M&A at one of Sweden’s largest insurance companies. Christina is also a coder and has founded two legal tech start-ups.

+46 705 368 305

Martin Johansson
Legal Counsel

Martin has a background a M&A and property lawyer in major lawfirms and is our practice leader for our advisory business.

+46 735 019 336

Peter Utterström
Senior Advisor

One of Swedens most experienced anti-corruption lawyers. Peter is an independent advisor and member of the Swedish Bar Association.

+46 725 862 224

Caroline Garpvall
Senior Legal Counsel

Caroline has served as in-house counsel at a number of major global companies. Trained in Sweden and UK and has been based in number of European countries. Contracts and negotiations are some of her specialities

+46 709 287 832

Magnus Toll
Senior Legal Counsel

Magnus has a background as in-house counsel in large organisations and works as inhouse counsel for hire and supports IT-entrepreneurs. In 2011 Magnus founded InHouse Legal Services AB.

+46 703 149 590

Mikael Wahlgren
Senior Legal Counsel

Mikael is an experienced General Counsel with a solid track record from multinational companies and with a broad international experience, especially within the power, industrial and construction business. A “GC for hire” and strategic advisor.

+46 709 337 220

Anna Brunzell
Legal Operations Manager

Anna is a legal operations professional with extensive experience in selection and implementation of tech tools and process improvements for legal departments. She has experience from IT businesses in France, USA and Sweden with a Six Sigma Black Belt certification and a keen interest in enabling cost control and improving efficiency in the organization using tools.

+46 767 218 496

Ann Marcus Pedersén
Senior Legal Counsel

Ann, co-founder of ProLegal in Gothenburg, is an experienced contract lawyer with special expertise in insurance law. Ann has acted as interim head of legal departments and has LL.M. degrees from the Universities of Stockholm and Southern California (USC).

+46 735 228 222

Catrine Holmgren
Senior Legal Counsel

Catrine is an experienced contract and real estate lawyer with extensive GC-experience as Head of Legal from listed companies. She is one of the founders of ProLegal in Gothenburg.

+46 735 228 220

Emma Lilja Sjödin
Legal Counsel

Emma is a data privacy specialist, Before joining us she worked for a major consulting firm and a large industrial company.

+46 70 292 27 23

Effie Kourlos
Legal Counsel

Effie Kourlos specializes in labour law. She has a background from traditional lawfirms, but started up her own business as independent consultant. Shares her time between Stockholm and Åre/Östersund but works with clients from all over Sweden.

+ 46 73 66 122 66

Rebecca Eriksson
Legal Counsel

Rebecca joined us from a position as legal counsel at a tech company. Before that she was with a major consulting firm. She is an in-house generalist with experience from corporate governance and contracts.

+46 703 188 543

Rickard Nilsson
Legal Counsel

Rickard is one of our junior lawyers with a interest in data protection and competition law.

+46 733 40 83 25

Diden Aziz
Legal counsel

Diden has a background as an in-house counsel in the IT-industry and is focusing on corporate law, contracts and GDPR.

+46 73 537 27 27

Erica Wernmo
Legal counsel

Erica is one of our junior lawyers with a strong interest for GDPR.

+46 76 277 48 98

Bo Johansson
Senior Legal Counsel

Bo is a very experienced in-house lawyer with a strong IP focus and a background in major international companies in the life sciences and home appliances businesses. He spent 17 years at AstraZeneca and his most recent position was as Head of IP Legal at AB Electrolux.

+46 70 667 49 35

Alexandra Waldersten
Marketing Manager

Alexandra is our marketing manager and handles all our marketing and communication strategies. She has a background in management consulting firms and works with both digital marketing and event communication.

+46 76 309 53 87

Caroline Snellman
CEO, LW Advisory

Lawyer and CEO of LW Advisory. Former Attorney at Law with a demonstrated history of Arbitration, Legal Compliance and General Corporate matters. Positions of trust for ICC, the Swedish Bar Association and Vice Chair of Tjejzonen.