Malin Wikström

Partner, Member of the Swedish Bar Association / Gothenburg

Mainly active in

Practice areas

Environmental law




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I have almost 20 years of working experience within the field of environmental law. I assist companies of all sizes as well as the State and municipalities in environmental law issues. As of 2020, I am, together with Linnea Ljung, head of the expert area environmental law at the Gothenburg office.

I regularly assist clients with permit applications regarding environmentally hazardous facilities and activities, and act as legal counsel in the Land and Environmental courts. Furthermore, I represent infrastructure facilities (such as ports and airports), development projects, waste facilities and major industries. 

In my work I also assist in matters relating to environmental damages, environmental crime, work environment and issues relating to the supervision of environmentally hazardous activities.

I am also a reckognized lecturer and give lectures both in external contexts as well as for clients on a regular basis.

2002-2020,Front Advokater
2002,Gärde Egnell & Hjelström
2000-2002,District court of Lund, law clerk
2000,LL.M., Master of European Law, The London School of Economics and Political Science
1999,University of Gothenburg, LL.M.
1997-1998,The London School of Economics and Political Science, European Union Law

Malin Wikström is listed as recommended lawyer by Legal 500 (Environment).

"Practice head” Malin Wikström has ”excellent judicial knowledge and is a skilled litigator”, is ”very well regarded” and has ”excellent airport-related knowledge with a good political sense "

- Legal 500, ENVIRONMENT