Johan Häger
Partner
Office: Stockholm
Primary practices
Finance & Restructuring
Languages
Swedish, English
Profile

Johan Häger is a Stockholm-based Partner and Head of the firm’s Finance & Restructuring practice. He is specialized in international finance transactions, including syndicated loans, leveraged finance, high yield and investment grade bonds as well as asset backed financings and structured finance. In addition to banking and debt capital markets, Johan has extensive experience in matters related to financial restructuring and pre-insolvency workouts acting for lenders as well as borrowers.

Awards & rankings
Johan is ranked Band 1 within banking & finance by Chambers Europe and Chambers Global. He is also recognized as one of the leading experts in Sweden in banking & finance, debt capital markets and restructuring/insolvency by international publications such as The Legal 500, IFLR1000, Chambers Europe, Chambers Global and Who's Who Legal. According to clients, Johan is "highly experienced, and has significant capacity to identify complex issues" (Chambers Global, 2018), he is “creative, finds solutions and has a strong commercial approach. He is keen to get the deal through, and is also a strong negotiator” (Chambers Global, 2014). Further, clients describe Johan as “a great adviser; he always finds a solution in a timely manner and has never failed to deliver on time” (Chambers Global, 2014) and "he is cooperative and pleasant" (Chambers Global, 2018). He is also described as "one of the leading Swedish lawyers on high-yield bond financing with a thorough knowledge" and "extremely keen on giving an excellent service to clients"(Chambers Global, 2015).
Career
Roschier (2010-), Partner since 2011
Mannheimer Swartling Advokatbyrå AB, Associate (2002-2010)
Uria Menéndez /Madrid, Visiting Lawyer (2008)
Sandvik AB, Visiting Lawyer (2004)
Memberships & professional appointments
Member of the Swedish Bar Association
Member of the International Bar Association (Banking Law Committee)
Publications
Co-author of the Swedish chapter of “The Restructuring Review”, Law Business Research Ltd (2004)
Education
Lund University, LL.M. (2001)
Lund University, BBA (2002)
University of London, King's College, LL.M. (2002)