Jenny Welander Wadström
Partner
Office: Stockholm
Primary practices
Employment & Benefits, Dispute Resolution, Outsourcing, General Commercial, Corporate Advisory, Corporate Compliance & Investigations
Languages
Swedish, English, French
Profile

Jenny Welander Wadström is a Stockholm-based Partner and Head of the firm's Employment & Benefits practice. She has extensive experience from a broad range of employment and pension law issues including advice relating to mergers and acquisitions as well as restructurings, various general employment law matters, disputes and negotiations.

Jenny's previous work experience includes working for another major law firm in Sweden as well as for the Swedish Labour Court and Swedish Match AB.

Awards & rankings
Jenny is recognized as one of the leading experts in Sweden within employment law by international legal directories such as Chambers Europe, The Legal 500 and Who’s Who Legal. Clients praise her for being "experienced and calm" and appreciate that "she can take matters to the next level with her candid discussions" (Chambers Europe, 2016).
Career
Roschier (2010-), Partner since 2015
Mannheimer Swartling Advokatbyrå, Associate (2004-2010)
The Swedish Labour Court, Deputy Assistant Judge (2007-2008)
Swedish Match AB, Visiting lawyer (2005)
The Administrative Court of Skåne, Law clerk (2001-2003)
University of Lund, Faculty of law, Research assistant (1998-2001)
Memberships & professional appointments
Member of the Swedish Bar Association
Member of Arbetsrättsliga föreningen
Member of TRESS
Member of EELA
Publications
"Restrictive covenants – The Nordic way", article published in Festskrift till Ann Numhauser-Henning, Juristförlaget i Lund, 2017
"Fri rörlighet och social trygghet” ("Free movement and social security. Regulation No 1408/71 (EEG) and Swedish social security in application") with E Berg, 2003
Education
University of Lund, LL.M (2001)
University of Tilburg (1999)
University of Sorbonne (2001)