Johan Molin

Johan Molin

Advokat / Partner , Sweden

My service areas

  • China group
  • Dispute Resolution
  • International Arbitration


Johan is counsel and adviser in international arbitration, litigation and mediation. He also serves as arbitrator. He has experience of dispute resolution since 2001, covering a variety of arbitration rules and court litigation, as well as mediation.

Prior to joining Magnusson in 2012 he was a lawyer at the Scandinavian law firm Wistrand.

Before his career as lawyer he served as a junior judge. His experience as counsel covers disputes between companies from all over the world, related to private equity, M&A, trade secrets, agency and resale relationships, license agreements, insurance and reinsurance agreements, franchise agreements, leasing agreements, construction agreements, joint ventures and shareholders’ agreements, service agreements, employees and professional liability.

The disputes he has dealt with concern industries such as health care, retail, recycling and waste collection, water supply, mining, construction, real estate, railways and cars, insurance, as well as accounting and finance.

Professional experience


Partner 2012 – present

Wistrand Law Firm

Associate  2005-2012

Svea Court of Appeal

Junior judge  2004-2005

Stockholm District Court

Law clerk  2002-2004

DLA Nordic Law Firm (now DLA Piper)

Trainee  2001-2002


SCC/ SAA Training program for arbitrator – 2016-2017

LL.M. (Stockholm University Faculty of Law, Sweden) – 2001

Studied law at Birmingham University School of Law, England – 2000

Bar Admissions

Swedish Bar Association

International Bar Association

Member of the Swedish Arbitration Association (SAA)


Swedish – native

English – fluent

Norwegian – advanced

Danish – advanced

German – communicative

Awards and rankings

The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa 2014-2019

Recommended for Dispute Resolution, Sweden

Leaders League 2016

Recommended for Dispute Resolution, Sweden