Sten Sjöstedt

Lawyer / Partner


Sten Sjöstedt has acquired more than 20 years’ experience of dealing with insolvency matters in a number of different sectors. Sten has also frequently been appointed as an official receiver in bankruptcy for the past 15 years. He works as a reconstruction administrator and liquidator. Sten has also specialised in corporate law matters relating in particular to small and medium-sized enterprises. He has been involved in a large number of mergers and acquisitions involving both Swedish and international principal partners. Furthermore, since 2013, Sten has been a member of the Board of IGAL (Intercontinental Grouping of Accountants and Lawyers), the network which Nova belongs to.

Practice areas

Association and corporate law

Commercial contracts

Insolvency law

Tax law


Advokatfirman Nova, 2003–
Other law firms, 1993–2003
Arthur Andersen, 1990–1993
Stockholm Administrative Court of Appeal, 1988–1990
Clerk at Kronoberg County Court, 1986–1989


LL.M., Lund University, 1986


Swedish Bar Association 1997