Peter Bäärnhielm

Peter Bäärnhielm

Partner / Advokat, Head of Capital Markets and Public M&A


+46 (0)708 80 06 27


Peter Bäärnhielm is a Capital Markets specialist and has extensive experience from advising issuers, financial advisers, investors and other market participants (both domestic and international) in connection with a broad range of transactions and other market activities including public M&A, IPOs, debt and equity offerings, mergers, capital restructurings as well as related company law, governance, risk and compliance issues. Peter has more than 30 years of experience both as a lawyer in private practice and from investment and commercial banking including as Head of Nordic Investment Banking, Carnegie Investment Bank, Co-head of Corporates & Institutions, Danske Bank Sweden and from SEB Enskilda. Peter is a member of the Swedish Securities Council.


  • Uppsala University, doctoral studies, 1987
  • Uppsala University LL.M., 1985-1987
  • University of Minnesota Law School, 1983


  • Wigge & Partners Advokat KB, Partner, 2020-
  • Danske Bank A/S, Sverige Filial, Co-head Corporates & Institutions Sweden, 2015-2020
  • Advokatfirman Vinge, Partner, 2012-2015
  • Carnegie Investment Bank, Head of Nordic Investment Banking (2006-2012), 1997-2012
  • Danowsky & Partners Advokatbyrå, Partner, 1993-1997
  • SEB Enskilda, Associate, 1992
  • Lagerlöf & Leman Advokatbyrå, Associate, 1990-1992

Areas of expertise

  • Capital Markets och Public M&A
  • Corporate Commercial


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