Area of Expertise

Employment and pension law

With great experience and excellence, our experts are leaders in commercial employment law. Our team provides Swedish and foreign employers guidance on all types of employment law issues, with a focus on pragmatic and business oriented solutions.

Experienced team in employment law and pensions

Regardless of what employment law challenge you are facing, our experienced team will provide you with a partner who will give you the best condition for making the right decision. Our experts assist with employment law advice in complex problems and ongoing issues.

We give you guidance in connection with

  • reorganizations
  • dismissals and terminations
  • contract drafting
  • OSH (Occupational safety and health)
  • issues in the area of trade secret law
  • violation of competition and solicitation undertakings
  • discrimination issues
  • corporate acquisitions and IPOs
  • transfer of undertakings including outsourcing
  • startups
  • establishment of foreign employers

We also assist you in litigations in court and arbitrations, as well as in union negotiations and collective bargaining issues. Furthermore we assist you in designing different types of company policies, incentive programs and employment agreements, as well as confidentiality clauses, competition clauses and intellectual property regulations.

We also have solid experience in conducting complex investigations, e.g. in allegations of sexual harassment or various types of irregularities.


Sharing knowledge

We regularly provide training for clients, hold seminars and participate in the debate on current topics in employment law.


Swedish and international clients

Among our clients you will find government agencies, many of the country's leading companies and leading international groups.

Fantastic service and commitment. Experts with the ability to coach and improve their clients’ legal and negotiation skills.

Legal 500

Both partners and associates at Setterwalls are highly engaged and available at our service anytime. They are really efficient with deadlines and eager to deliver results with high quality. We value deeply their exceptional case management and clear communication.

Legal 500

Approachable and business oriented with practical answers which help the client move forward securely and confidently.

Legal 500

Setterwalls is highly professional and analytical. Compared to other firms, they successfully keep deadlines and assist us even with very short notice.

Legal 500

Very good support with high availability and honest and direct advice.

Legal 500

Setterwalls’ "excellent" practice.

Legal 500

The team gives us the support we need, when we need it.

Chambers & Partners

Proactive, efficient and pragmatic approach.

Chambers & Partners

Great to deal with and very solution-oriented.

Chambers & Partners

Recommended for the breadth of its practice, as well as its lawyers.

Legal 500

Very good, very satisfied.

Chambers Europe

Want to know more? Contact:


Åsa Erlandsson


Emmelie Tedfelt


Jenny Söberg