Björn Winström
Partner, Head of Stockholm office
Office: Stockholm
Primary practices
Private Equity, Private M&A, Projects & Energy, General Commercial
Languages
Swedish, English
Profile

Björn Winström is Head of Roschier’s Stockholm office. His practice focuses on private M&A, private equity and energy & infrastructure. Björn is also Head of the firm’s Projects & Energy practice in Sweden.

Björn regularly advises international private equity firms and large corporations on transactions. He has acted for several companies in buy-outs, exits, joint ventures and restructurings, as well as large corporates in general M&A and corporate matters.

Awards & rankings
Björn is recognized as one of the leading experts in Sweden within M&A and energy by international directories such as Chambers Europe and IFLR1000. Clients say Björn has "strong negotiation skills and is good at handling difficult parties". (The Legal 500, 2014)
Career
Roschier, Partner (2010-); Head of Stockholm office since 2016
Linklaters, Counsel (2010)
Husqvarna AB, Visiting Lawyer (2006-2007)
Linklaters, Managing Associate (2005-2010)
Linklaters, Associate (2001-2005)
Lagerlöf & Lehman (predecessor of Linklaters in Sweden), Associate (2000-2001)
Memberships & professional appointments
Member of the Swedish Bar Association
Publications
Swedish chapter in "Global Legal Insights - Energy" 4th edition 2015, with D. Hanquist, M. Olsson, Global Legal Group Ltd.
Education
University of Stockholm, LL.M. (2001)