Erik Olsson

Erik Olsson

Advokat, Partner +46 720-50 92 31

Erik Olsson is one of the leading attorneys within the field of public procurement in Sweden. Erik Olsson is appreciated by clients not only for his widely recognized legal expertise but equally for giving sound advice in all matters relating to public/private business relations.

Erik Olsson regularly gives lectures on public procurement and is also a columnist in the Swedish European Law Review. Erik Olsson is one of the authors of Sweden’s leading book on procedural public procurement law, Judicial Review of Procurement – and other remedies under the LOU and LUF (Sw: Överprövning av upphandling – och andra rättsmedel enligt LOU och LUF).


LL.M., Lunds Universitet 2008


Partner, Advokatfirman Kahn Pedersen, 2015-

Associate, Advokatfirman Delphi 2009–2015

Case officer, Konkurrensverket 2008–2009


Recommended, Public procurement, Next generation partner, Legal 500, 2020

Recommended, Public Procurement, Band 2, Chambers, 2020

Recommended, Government Contracts, Expert, WWL, 2019

Selection of publications:

The role of the European Court of Justice in public procurement, in Research Handbook on EU Public Procurement Law, (ed. Christopher Bovis), Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd., Cheltenham, UK 2016

Ubi Jus ibi Remedium – thoughts on preamble 78 of the new procurement directive, Swedish European Law Review No. 2, 2015

Should one ask for the sake of asking? – regarding requests for preliminary rulings in procurement cases, Swedish European Law Review, No. 3 and 4, 2014

Stop complaining – The governments initiative to limit the number of appeals, Swedish European Law Review, No. 1, 2014

Azienda – the Creation of an Exemption from Public Procurement Law – Public Procurement Law Review No. 6/2013

Commission v Germany: A New Approach on In-house Providing? Public Procurement Law Review No. 1/2010

Review of Procurement – and other remedies under the LOU and LUF, Jure förlag, 2012


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