Svante Hultqvist

Senior counsel

Areas of expertise:

Svante Hultqvist is regulary recognized as one of Sweden's leading financing and corporate recovery lawyers, by (among others):
Legal 500
Chambers Europe
Chambers Global
IFLR 1000

Chambers Global and Europe 2017: Svante Hultqvist is "the number one in Sweden for leveraged finance." He garners further praise for his outstanding transactional experience and his talent for negotiations. His focus includes project and structured finances.

The "brilliant" Svante Hultqvist heads the firm's DCM team, whilst also focusing on banking and finance. He offers significant experience with public M&A and DCM transactions, including high-profile high-yield bond offerings. He is also active in issuance programmes, securitisations and structured notes offerings.

“one of the best in handling financial restructuring, perhaps the best.” He is particularly skilled in acting for lenders on multilayer financings as well as on out-of-court restructurings.


Cederquist Law firm, 2010-
Law firm in London, 1991
Lindahl Law firm, 1989-1999
Södra Roslag District Court, 1987-1989


LL.M. Stockholm University, 1987

Swedish and english
About Svante:

Svante Hultqvist is a senior counsel in Cederquist's Banking & Finance group. He specialises in leverage finance, project finance and structure finance. Svante has been involved in the financial transactions since the early 90s and he has advised on a broad range of transactions. He has also worked on a number of restructurings.