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Mathias Winge

Partner, Member of the Swedish Bar Association / Stockholm


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As an adviser within the area of financial crisis, I have substantial experience of reconstruction, security law and M&A-related advice in conjunction with insolvent companies.

I am responsible for Setterwalls’ reconstruction, insolvency and creditors’ rights team, and as adviser to creditors I have substantial experience of reconstruction and insolvency procedures with international links, property and security law issues, representative liability issues and legal proceedings relating to insolvency. I have had regular appointments as receiver in bankruptcy and liquidator since more than ten years. I also provide regular assistance to companies within the forestry industry on issues relating to general corporate law and commercial contracts.

2005-, Setterwalls
2001-2005, Advokatfirman Vinge
2000, Uppsala University, LL.M.
2000, Utrecht University
1998-2000, studies in Business Administration and Economics

Mathias Winge is ranked in Chambers Europe (Restructuring/ Insolvency). As well as Leading Lawyer, Highly Regarded by IFLR1000 (Restructuring and insolvency). Mattias is ranked as Recommended Lawyer by Legal 500 (Insolvency).

"Has the ability to turn a bad case to a good one."

- IFLR1000, 2019

"Pragmatic, experienced and fun-to-work-with."

- Legal 500, 2017

"An experienced lawyer who has been working on insolvency matters. He is someone you really trust without worrying."

- Chambers Europe, 2017

"Pragmatic and experienced. "

- Chambers Europe, 2015

"A solid player on the market with broad knowledge. "

- Chambers Europe, 2015

"Newly promoted team head Mathias Winge is pragmatic and easy to work with. "

- Legal 500, 2015

"He is definitely someone to look out for. "

- Chambers Europe, 2014

"Clients enjoy working with him because he is 'pragmatic, experienced and easy-going'. "

- Chambers Europe, 2013

External publications
2016Swedish chapter in Getting the Deal Through - Restructuring & Insolvency
2015Swedish chapter in Expedited Corporate Debt Restructuring in the EU, Oxford, 1st edition
2015Swedish chapter in Debt Restructuring an alternative to insolvency proceedings, European lawyer references, 1st edition
2009, 2010, 2011The chapter regarding Sweden in PLC Country Q&A Restructuring and Insolvency Handbook
2009"The Saab reorganization in Sweden: the expedited and successful restructuring and sale of a global automobile manufacturer", LexisNexis
2009"Dålig timing för förändring av säkerhet för lån till företag", Pointlex Legala affärer, No. 3
2006-2007"Wage guarantee in reconstructuring proceedings in Sweden", Euromoney's Global Insolvency & Restructuring Yearbook
2005Employment Entitlements, Swedish chapter, INSOL International
2002EG-study "Bankruptcy and a fresh start: Stigma on failure and legal consequences of bankruptcy", Swedish chapter, Philippe & Partners, Deloitte & Touche
Commissions of trust
MEMBER OF THE BOARDRestructuring and Bankruptcy Trustees’ Organization in Sweden (REKON)’s section in Stockholm
LECTURERRestructuring and insolvency law for several commercial education institutes
MEMBERInternational Association of Restructuring, Insolvency & Bankruptcy Professionals (INSOL)