Lennart Iwar, Setterwalls Advokatbyrå

Personal data

Surname: Iwar
First name: Lennart
Date of birth: 22 July, 1955
Resident address: Östanväg 24, SE-217 74 Malmö, Sweden
Resident tel: +46 (0)40 16 23 22
Office address: Setterwalls Advokatbyrå, P O Box 4501, SE-203 20 Malmö, Sweden
Office tel.: +46 (0)40 690 04 00
Mobile phone:
+46 (0)706 37 11 12
Office email: lennart.iwar@setterwalls.se

Academic degree and qualification

LL.M University of Lund, Sweden, 1981

Professional activities and positions

2000- Setterwalls
1991-1999, Lindahl law firm
1988-1991, Lundius, Laurin och Ljungholm law firm
1985-1988, Sydkraft AB, corporate lawyer
1983-1985, Appeals Court of West Sweden
1981-1983, District Court of Västervik
1981, University of Lund (LL.M)

Current professional position

Partner of Setterwalls Advokatbyrå

General experience as practitioner

Member of the Swedish Bar Association since 1990.

Member of the International Bar Association.

Arbitration experience

Domestic arbitrations

Counsel in domestic arbitrations regarding construction and implementation of process plants, energy plants and industrial plants, regarding mergers and acquisitions, regarding industrial cooperations and joint ventures etc.

Co-arbitrator of domestic arbitral tribunals in a number of cases.

Chairperson in domestic arbitrations.

Sole arbitrator appointed by the Arbitral Council of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Southern Sweden.

Languages besides Swedish

Ability to conduct arbitration proceedings in English.


Engaged as an expert giving comments on FIDIC’s test version of “Conditions of Contract for EPC Turnkey Projects”

Co-author of the FIDIC and Swedish Construction Law (part of the IBA Book Project)