Jonas Rosengren

Partner, Member of The Swedish Bar Association

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Jonas Rosengren specialises in international dispute resolution and commercial transactions across a many different business and industry sectors, with a particular emphasis on shipping, transport, construction and energy. He acts as counsel in court proceedings and has argued several cases before the Supreme Court. He also acts as counsel and arbitrator in Swedish and international arbitration proceedings. He is ranked as one of Sweden’s leading lawyers within shipping and transport by Chambers & Partners Europe and Legal 500.


  • Dispute Resolution
  • Corporate Commercial
  • Maritime & Offshore


Vinge 2000-2016, partner 2008-2016
Sinclair Roche & Temperley, London 2000
Vinge London 1999-2000
Court clerk at Gothenburg District Court 1997-1998


Diploma in International Commercial Arbitration, DipICArb, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, 2009
London School of Economics, LL M International Business Law, 1999
Göteborg University, LL M 1997
Scandinavian Institute of Maritime law, University of Oslo, 1996

Other Qualifications

Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, London (FCIArb)

Board member of the Swedish Maritime Law Association

Guest lecturer in Swedish and English contract law at Gothenburg University

Recent publications

Karnov, Commentary to the Swedish Maritime Code, 2015-

Contract Interpretation in International Arbitration, Journal of International Arbitration, 2013, 1-16.

Counsel Ethics in International Arbitration, InfoTorg Juridik (May 2015, with Silvia Dahlberg)

Developments in International Arbitration Rules, InfoTorg Juridik (December 2014, with Silvia Dahlberg)

Co-editor Nordic Maritime Cases Law Reports, (Nordiske Domme, ND)


“Jonas Rosengren … focuses his practice on dispute resolution and is known as a “genius” and “very good lawyer who is very bright and talented.” He has a broad shipping practice covering both wet and dry matters and is also well versed in working on loss of goods and damages claims.” – Chambers Europe 2017

“Jonas Rosengren is the head of department and is an outstanding practitioner for both wet and dry shipping law, focusing primarily on international dispute resolution and international arbitration. Sources call him ’the expert in Sweden for limitation of liability,’ while clients appreciate him as ’a very skilled, very clever lawyer who is very friendly and pleasant.’“- Chambers Europe 2016

“Jonas Rosengren is described by sources as ’one of the sharpest shipping minds in the market.’ He is an expert on contentious and contractual matters arising in the shipping and transport industries.” – Chambers Europe 2015