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Press | 2019-09-17

New practice group at Törngren Magnell: Fredrik Gustafsson and Erik Woodcock will build the new Tech group

Earlier in September, Fredrik Gustafsson joined as a new partner at Törngren Magnell to build the Technology practice group. Törngren Magnell has in addition now recruited Erik Woodcock as Senior Counsel.

Fredrik and Erik are specialised in IT related commercial law. Fredrik and Erik have worked together for nearly seven years, most recently at the law firm Kahn Pedersen, and are a welded team. Together they have more than 25 years of experience in IT related commercial law. They have extensive experience of all sorts of IT sourcing transactions, digitalisation projects, GDPR as well as the law surrounding the latest IT trends. Furthermore, Fredrik is one of three in Sweden to be ranked as a ”Next Generation Lawyer” within IT & Telecommunications by The Legal 500.

The recruitment of Fredrik and Erik is part of Törngren Magnell’s investment in IT related commercial law. Fredrik, Erik and Lisa Ericsson will form the core of Törngren Magnell’s Technology group. Lisa has more than ten years of experience in commercial law, has been a member of Törngren Magnell since 2016 and is a specialist within the field of employment related data protection.

”We are experiencing a strong and increasing demand for specialists in IT and GDPR. This is now a core competence in transactions. With the recruitment of Fredrik and Erik, along with the competence we already have, Törngren Magnell has now one of the strongest teams on the market within the field of Technology. We are delighted to have recruited Fredrik and Erik.”, says Kristoffer Stråth, Managing Partner.

Törngren Magnell is growing and will keep recruiting junior and senior talents within the field of Technology as well as other areas.


Fredrik Gustafsson, Partner

Kristoffer Stråth, Managing Partner