- Monique Wadsted, Partner
- Dispute resolution, Intellectual Property, IT & Telecom, Media, Sports & Entertainment
Areas of Expertise
Sports and Entertainment
Arbitration and Litigation
MAQS Advokatbyrå, 1997-
Advokatfirman Wadsted, 1995-1997
Mannheimer Swartling Advokatbyrå, 1991-1995
District Court of Stockholm, 1989-1990
University of Stockholm, LL.M., 1988
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), 2000-2007
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), 2003-2007
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-
Chambers Global and Europe 2015 ranks Monique Wadsted in band 2 in IP and states, Monique Wadsted is well regarded in the market, with one source saying: "I have a lot of respect for her; she is very successful as a litigator." Wadsted covers IP disputes within the TMT, sports and entertainment industries.
Chambers Europe 2015 notes Monique Wadsted for her involvement with high-profile TMT cases. She has broad expertise covering e-commerce, media, marketing and contentious mandates.
Legal500 2015 ranks Monique Wadsted as leading individual in IP
Chambers Global and Europe 2014 ranks Monique Wadsted as a notable practitioner in IP: "Department head and copyright expert Monique Wadsted "is very passionate about her work. She is commercially aware, practical, available and approachable," report clients
Chambers Europe 2014 ranks Monique Wadsted as notable practitioner in TMT: "Monique Wadsted is noted for her involvement with high-profile TMT cases. She has broad expertise covering e-commerce, media, marketing and contentious mandates."
Legal500 2014 ranks Monique Wadsted as leading individual in IP
Chambers and Partners Global and Europe 2013 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 2013 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 2013 ranks Monique Wadsted as Leading Individual in IP and media
Legal Experts EMEA 2013 lists Monique Wadsted as an expert in Dispute resolution, IP and IT
Chambers and Partners 2012, ranks Monique Wadsted as notable practitioner in IP law:” Monique Wadsted of MAQS Advokatbyrå is recommended as a strategic and proactive practitioner, as well as an excellent litigator.”
Legal 500, 2012, ranks Monique Wadsted as leading individual within IP and media.
Monique Wadsted is also recommended by Legal Experts EMEA 2012 in the fields of Dispute resolution, IT and telecom, and Intellectual property.
MAQS Advokatbyrå has been appointed IP law firm of the year 2012.
Columnist, Resumé, 2004-2012
World eBusiness Law Report, panel member, 2003-2006
Editor of Resumé’s marketing law pages on the Internet, 1995-1999