2017-12-21: Frank promotes new partner

A year after joining Frank as a senior associate from Mannheimer Swartling, Karl Guterstam has been promoted to partner. Mr Guterstam has extensive experience of litigation as well as domestic and international arbitration before most major arbitral institutions (including SCC, ICC, VIAC and ICSID) as well as ad hoc arbitrations. His experience includes, among other things, joint ventures, insurance, construction, media and technology as well as energy related disputes.

– We are very happy to welcome Karl Guterstam to the partnership and his experience of both international and domestic arbitration and Swedish litigation will strengthen Frank’s position as a leading boutique in Sweden, says Frank’s managing partner, Mattias Erdös.

– I am looking forward to continuing to develop the firm’s already successful dispute resolution practice, says Karl Guterstam.

Frank is a boutique firm specialised in dispute resolution and IP, media & technology based in Stockholm. In recent years, the firm has acted as counsel for major international corporations, foreign states and banks in several high-profile court and arbitration cases.

For further information contact Mattias Erdös, managing partner, mattias.erdos@frank.se


2017-10-23: Panel debate on arbitrators’ conflict of interest during the YAS Arbitration Day

On 9 November 2017, Karl Guterstam, attorney at Frank, participates in a panel debate on arbitrators’ conflict of interest during the YAS Arbitration Day organized by Young Arbitrators Sweden.


2017-10-23: Frank and the ICAL Alumni Association host a seminar

On 9 November, Frank and the ICAL Alumni Association will host a seminar on Effective Oral Advocacy in International Arbitration. Helena Dandenell, partner at Frank, will moderate a panel consisting of Crina Baltag (Bedfordshire University), Gretta Walters (Chaffetz Lindsey, NY) and Brian Kotick (MSA, Stockholm).


2016-01-15: Welcome 2016 – New year, new opportunities and Frank’s 10 year jubilee

Frank extends its best wishes for 2016 to clients and colleagues; a year that for Frank means many exciting activities, including proceedings in significant cases and Frank’s own 10 year jubilee. 


2015-11-24: Frank participated in FIAA’s workshop: “Questioning of Fact Witnesses in International Arbitration”

Katarina Mild, Partner at Frank, participated as Faculty Member in Federation for International Arbitration Advocacy’s (FIAA) workshop: “Questioning of Fact Witnesses in International Arbitration”. The workshop took place in Stockholm 19-21 November 2015. Karl Lindelöw, Associate at Frank, took part in the workshop as participant. 


2015-09-01: Magnus Nygren new associate at Frank

Today we welcome Magnus Nygren, new associate, to Frank!


2015-06-01: Katarina Mild new partner at Frank

The dispute resolution specialist Katarina Mild joins Frank – the dispute resolution, media, IT & telecom boutique – as new partner. Her first day is 29 June 2015.

Katarina has more than ten years’ experience of dispute resolution, most recently from the dispute resolution practise group at Hannes Snellman in Stockholm, where she has been working for the last six years. Her previous experience also includes Linklaters in Stockholm.

Katarina has extensive experience of litigation as well as of national and international arbitration and she is particularly focusing on telecom, the pharmaceutical industry and the bank- and insurance sectors. She also has extensive experience of providing regulatory advice to clients within the pharmaceutical industry and the telecom sector.

– We are very pleased that Katarina has chosen to join us, says Mattias Erdös, managing partner at Frank. Katarina’s qualifications and personality will contribute to our continuous development in an excellent way. After close to ten years of practise, it is also interesting for us to get an additional perspective from dispute resolution practices at other qualified firms.

– I have really enjoyed my time at Hannes Snellman, but in my view Frank is the most innovative and modern specialist firm focusing on dispute resolution and I could not resist the exciting opportunity to take part in the continued business development of this firm, says Katarina Mild regarding her new firm.

For more information, please contact Mattias Erdös, managing partner, +46 76 842 8809, or press@frank.se.


2014-11-06: Elin Awerstedt new partner at Frank

Frank, the boutique firm specialised in dispute resolution and media, IT & Telecoms, recruits Elin Awerstedt as new partner.

Elin Awerstedt has worked at lawfirms in Stockholm for ten years, the last two as partner at Grönberg Advokatbyrå. She has dispute resolution as her area of expertise, with a particular focus on damages and insurance disputes as well as profession liability. She also has extensive experience from labour law matters.

– We are very happy to have Elin joining us, says Mattias Erdös, managing partner at Frank. Elin has commitment and drive with cutting-edge skills and solid values. We are convinced that she will fit in perfectly.

– I am excited to join Frank. It is a modern firm with an organisation that makes it possible to focus on your areas of expertise, something that greatly appeals to me, Elin Awerstedt says.

For more information please contact Mattias Erdös, managing partner, +46 76 842 8809 or press@frank.se.


2014-10-03: Frank launches new homepage

Frank har lanserat en ny hemsida, bland annat kan du nu enkelt anmäla ditt intresse för en prenumeration på Frankly.


2014-09-05: Frank co-workers gave a lecture on YAS Arbitration Day

Marcus Axelryd and Linda Landén gave a lecture on YAS Arbitration Day on October 16.


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