Jens Olsson

Managing Partner

Malmö

+46 40 664 44 00

+46 70 566 76 99

Jens specializes in matters concerning IPR and market law. He has extensive experience from litigation in all IPR areas, i.e. patents, trademarks, design, and copyright. Jens has represented clients in person not only before national courts in Sweden but also before the European Court of Justice and the European Patent Office. He also represents clients in Swedish and international arbitration proceedings. Jens is a registered representative before the Unified Patent Court (UPC), which became operational on 1 June 2023.

  • IP law disputes
  • Intellectual property law
  • Media and Market law
  • Venture Capital

Industry

  • Film and Music
  • Food Industry
  • Pharmaceutical Industry
  • Real Estate
  • Retail and Distribution
  • Sports and Entertainment
  • Wind Power

2005

Partner, Advokatbyrån Gulliksson

2001-2004

Associate, Advokatbyrån Gulliksson

2000-2001

Associate, Advokatbyrån Ström & Gulliksson

1997-2000

Associate, Qvist Stanbrook Law Firm

1995-1997

Law clerk, Malmö District Court

1994

LL.M., Lund University

  • The Swedish Bar Association
  • INTA
  • SFIR
  • AIPPI

IP Stars

2023

Trade Mark Star

2022

Trade Mark Star

2021

Trade Mark Star

2020

Trade Mark Star, IP Star

2019

IP Star

2018

IP Star

2017

IP Star

The Legal 500

2016/2022

"Jens Olsson is a star. Always a pleasure to work with and recommend him to anyone in need of IP advice in Sweden."

2021

"Jens Olsson always provides sharp, strategic and tactically sound advice to our mutual clients"

2019

"Managing partner Jens Olsson is singled out as 'a skilled lawyer, who is good at seeing the strategic options without losing sight of the details'"

2016

"Managing partner Jens Olsson is pragmatic and business-oriented."

IAM Patent 1000

2024

Recommended Individual

"“In particular, Magnus Dahlman, Therese Grennard and Jens Olsson have a brilliant grasp on complex technical details and can smoothly put them into a legal context.” “Jens is a prime choice for any patent dispute matter. He has immense expertise in coordinating pan-European disputes and handling UPC matters.” "

2023

"The outfit’s dream team of “Magnus Dahlman, Therese Grennard and Jens Olsson are well versed in patent law. The trio has a fantastic grasp of complex technology and its application in a legal context. [...] A favourite among domestic and international clients, Olsson draws on his expertise in IP and marketing law when handling contentious and transactional matters."

2022

"Jens Olsson combines his IP and marketing law knowledge to secure crisp results in both contentious and transactional settings.

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2021

"Managing partner Olsson is an ambidextrous lawyer who contributes significantly to Gulliksson’s wins in contentious and transactional settings."

2020

"Olsson expertly reads any room he is in, be it in court or at the negotiating table, and provides sharp, strategic and tactically sound advice."

2019

"Jens is selected in IAM Patent 1000. Managing partner Jens Olsson is a 'great lawyer to have on your team in cross-border litigations and transactions'. 'It is impressive how well-rounded his knowledge of intellectual property is'."

Chambers

2016

"Managing partner Jens Olsson impresses sources with his knowledge of 'not just the Swedish legal system but also the international arena.' Whilst highlighted for his expertise in copyright law, Olsson additionally advises on other IP rights, including patents and trade marks."