Eric Cederström

Eric Cederström

Advokat / Partner, Head of Tax , Sweden

My service areas

  • Capital Markets
  • Corporate and M&A
  • Tax

Summary

Eric Cederström is a Swedish attorney-at-law (advokat) based at the Stockholm office. Eric works with all aspects of corporate and international tax law. Eric joined Magnusson in 2014 (previously experience from Tier 1 tax and law firms). With more than fourteen years of experience working on complex tax and corporate law matters Eric has advised a broad range of clients from sole entrepreneurs to international company groups. Erics profound experience include i.a. structuring and restructuring of corporate groups, mergers & acquisitions, fund structuring and banking & finance issues. Eric has extensive experience from the private equity and venture capital market including i.a. regulated and non-regulated funds. Eric has also represented a number of clients in litigations against tax authorities. Eric is regularly engaged as a speaker on seminars for lawyers and tax professionals and has been a lecturer on advanced tax at Stockholm University.

Professional experience

Magnusson
Advokat / Partner – 2014 – to date

Andulf Advokat AB
Lawyer, Advokat, Tax Counsel – 2010 – 2014

Deloitte
Manager, Corporate Tax – 2004 – 2010

Stockholm University
Department of Law, Lecturer – 2007 – 2009

Bar Admissions

Admitted in Sweden (advokat)

Education

  • LL.M. (Stockholm University) – 2004
  • Stockholm University, Business Economics – 2003 – 2003
  • Middlesex University, London – 2002 – 2002

Languages

  • English fluent
  • Swedish native

Awards and rankings

Eric is head of Magnusson’s tax team that is highly ranked by Chambers, International Tax review, World Tax and Legal 500.

Chambers noted in relation to Magnusson: “What the team is known for: Increasingly prominent tax practice assisting with fund structures and public M&A transactions. Also experienced in tax litigation matters alongside restructuring, due diligence and compliance. Noted proficiency in the banking, real estate and technology sectors, as well as advising private individuals. Particularly active in tax disputes in the energy sector, representing clients with regard to tax regulations and rulings by the Swedish tax authorities. Notable practitioners: Eric Cederström is a key contact for clients”

International Tax Review noted in relation to Eric: “His key practice areas include corporate tax, international tax, tax issues in relation to fund formation, regulated investment funds, private equity funds and debt funds.”

Legal 500 noted in relation to Magnusson: “Magnusson Advokatbyrå’s team is experienced in the full spectrum of tax matters including transactional structures, restructurings, fund formation issues, tax due diligence, compliance matters and tax disputes. Eric Cederström has notable expertise with fund-related tax matters”