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Specialist expertise

Hans Schedin

Lawyer | Senior Counsel

Specialist areas

  • Companies in the financial sector
  • Regulation and financial supervision
  • Company Law
  • Stock Exchange Law


LL.M. Stockholm University, 1970


Swedish Bar Association 2007


  • Swedish
  • English


Next Advokater (former ADN Law), Senior counsel, 2018-

MAQS Advokatbyrå, 2005-2018, (Partner since 2007)

Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority, 1994-2005

Bank Support Board, 1993-1994

Ministry of Finance, 1988-1993

Ministry of Civil Affairs, 1985-1988

Prime Minister’s office, 1981-1985

Svea Court of Appeal, court assessor, 1981

About me

Hans has extensive, solid experience in the field of financial legislation, regulation and financial supervision, as well as crisis management. Hans has been a permanent under-secretary with responsibility for banking and insurance at the Ministry of Finance, and was also deeply involved in managing the Swedish banking crisis in the early 1990s. For ten years, until 2005, he was Deputy Director-General and general counsel at the Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority. Since 2007 Hans has been a lawyer with a special focus on companies in the financial sector.