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E&A PARTNER JAN E. FRYDMAN APPOINTED SPECIAL ADVISOR TO THE SWEDISH EU COMMISSIONER CECILIA MALMSTRÖM

The European Commission has today appointed Swedish lawyer Jan E. Frydman as Special Adviser for Trade Policy and Transatlantic Affairs for Sweden’s EU Commissioner, Cecilia Malmström. Jan Frydman is a partner at Ekenberg & Andersson law firm in Stockholm where he leads the Firm’s EU and transatlantic practice.

Thomas Ekenberg, Senior Partner at Ekenberg & Andersson, said: “We are all glad that Jan, as the only Swedish attorney in such a role, has been appointed Special Advisor to the European Commission. With his vast experience in international trade matters, Jan will support Sweden’s EU Commissioner and contribute to the successful implementation of the EU’s trade agenda, not least the important negotiations now under way for a Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP). With continued globalization and increased trade, trade law will become increasingly important, and our Firm is able to offer unique expertise in this area.” More…