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Stockholm

+46 8 5988 9008

Highly regarded

Swedish
English
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Bar admissions:

Sweden

Jurisdictions:

Sweden

Practice areas:

Asset finance
Banking
Project finance

Industry sectors:

Aviation
Insurance


ÅKE FORS works mainly with financial law and has more than 25 years of experience from work in Sweden and in the USA. Of a number of occasions, he has been named one of the leading lawyers in Sweden in banking, finance, company law and particular aircraft finance. Fors is the head of Setterwalls' Financial Markets Group since 2005.

In Sept 2016 Fors represented Sweden as legal counsel in a Guarantee Facility to Asian Development Bank USD 160 MUSD.   Fors has represented Sweden in a number of lending and guarantee financings over the years since 1994.

• Asset finance
• Banking
• Project finance

• Banking
• Financial services
• Insurance
• Aviation

Swedish Bar Association

Civil Law (LL.M.), University of Lund (1982); Maritime Law, University of Oslo (1982)