Richard Lewinson

Partner Attorney at Law

Richard Lewinson is an experienced and skilled lawyer with a sound business acumen focusing on commercial and contentious law within the tech-driven industry sectors. Richard has an extensive and long term experience from international corporations (Ericsson, Tetra Pak) and first tier law firms (Linklaters, Bird & Bird). He enjoys negotiations and finding commercial solutions for his clients, is proficient in strategic work (e.g. IP monetization, FRAND licensing, competition law) and is a capable litigator, on national or international level. Richard is skillful in doing business and managing IP in China.

Contact information

Visiting address:

Jakobsbergsgatan 36
111 44 Stockholm, Sweden

Industry expertise

  • Electronics
  • Food & beverage
  • Mechanics
  • Software & IT
  • Life sciences
  • Telecom

Prior experience

  • Tetra Pak, DeLaval, Sidel (the Tetra Laval Group) - Senior Group Legal Counsel
  • Subject Matter Expert IPR. 2013 - 2018
  • Bird & Bird - Advokat (Solicitor) - Senior European Counsel. 2006 - 2013
  • Linklaters - Advokat (Solicitor). 2001 - 2006
  • Ericsson - Director IPR and Licensing. 1998 - 2001
  • Ericsson - Corporate Legal Counsel IPR. 1996 - 1998
  • Ericsson - Legal Counsel. 1992 - 1996
  • Wistrand Law Firm. 1989 - 1992

Languages

  • Swedish
  • English

Education

  • LL.M. Uppsala University. 1986
  • Member of the Swedish Bar Association. 1992

Memberships

  • Board member of SFIR (Swedish Association for the Protection of IP)
  • Member of ICC's (International Chamber of Commerce) Swedish reference group for IP law
  • Member of the IP law reference group of the Confederation of Swedish Enterprise (Svenskt Näringsliv)
  • Member of SIPF (Association of IP Professionals in Swedish Industry)

Additional Information

  • Individual ranking in IAM etc. before going in-house in 2013
  • Board member of L'Agorá, an Italian/Swedish cooperative for the furtherance of Italian food and wine culture in Sweden