Monique Wadsted
  • Monique Wadsted, Partner
  • Stockholm
  • Advokat


Areas of Expertise

Marketing law
Media Law
Intellectual Property
IT Law
Sports and Entertainment
Arbitration and Litigation


District Court of Stockholm, 1989-1990
Mannheimer Swartling Advokatbyrå, 1991-1995
Advokatfirman Wadsted, 1995-1997
MAQS Law Firm, 1997-


University of Stockholm (LL.M., 1988)

Member / Further information

The Swedish Bar Association since 1994
The Legal Board, Swedish Bar Association, (Rättsäkerhetsrådet) 1994-1997
Member of the IT Commission, Legal Advisory Council (IT-Kommissionens Rättsobservatorium), 1996-2003
Member of the Board of the Swedish On-Line Content providers Organisation (BitoS), 1998-2007
Member of the Board of NDM (Näringslivets Delegation för Marknadsrätt), 2000-
Member of the Marketing Board of International Chamber of Commerce (Svenska ICC:s Marknadsföringskommitté), 2002-
Member of the Legal Board of the Swedish Sponsoring & Event Organisation (Sponsrings & Eventföreningens Juridiska Råd), 2003-
Member of the Media Law Research Panel, Stockholm Centre for Commercial Law
(Forskningspanelen för Medierätt inom Stockholm Center for Commercial Law), 2004-
Domain name arbitrator (Domännamns tvistlösare för II-Stiftelsens alternativa tvistlösningsförfarande), 2004-

Columnist, Resumé, 2004-
World eBusiness Law Report, panel member, 2003-
Editor of Resumé’s marketing law pages on the Internet, 1995-1999

Chambers and Partners Global and Europe 2012 ranks Monique Wadsted as a notable practitioner in IP Law: “Peers hold Monique Wadsted of MAQS Law Firm in high regard, especially for her copyright work on behalf of media companies.”

Chambers and Partners Europe 2012 ranks Monique Wadsted as a Key individual in TMT: KEY INDIVIDUALS Peers are quick to praise Monique Wadsted's skills in media-related litigation.

Legal500 2012 ranks Monique Wadsted as Leading Individual in IP and media

Legal Experts EMEA 2012 lists Monique Wadsted as an expert in Dispute resolution, IP and IT

Chambers and Partners 2011, ranks Monique Wadsted as notable practitioner in IP law:” Monique Wadsted of MAQS Law Firm is recommended as a strategic and proactive practitioner, as well as an excellent litigator.”

Legal 500, 2011, ranks Monique Wadsted as leading individual within IP and media.

Monique Wadsted is also recommended by Legal Experts EMEA 2011 in the fields of Dispute resolution, IT and telecom, and Intellectual property.

MAQS Law Firm Advokatbyrå has been appointed IP law firm of the year 2011.


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