John Neway Herrman

Senior Associate
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Stockholm, Sweden
    Local Time: Monday 01:26

Practice Expertise

  • Dispute Resolution

Areas of Practice

  • Dispute Resolution

WSG Practice Industries


John Neway Herrman works as a lawyer and Senior Associate with a special focus in the areas of commercial contract law, IT & telecom, and Venture Capital. In his areas of expertise, he advises clients on issues related to outsourcing deals, licensing, IT Contracts, tech / digitalization, sales and purchases of goods and services, distribution and other types of strategic partnerships and capital raising.

John regularly represents banks and other businesses in the outsourcing of their critical or important functions to e.g. cloud service providers and the regulatory requirements that follow, companies in the manufacturing and service sectors, and start-up companies as well as investors in the tech industry. In his areas of expertise, John is a frequent speaker and participates in international conferences.

Notable assignments:

Advising major financial institution in the outsourcing transaction of a critical IT-system including the continued compliance with EBA-Guidelines in regard to e.g. Critical or important functions
Advising clients operating within the software industry with regard to drafting partner and application development agreement
Advising industrial client with regard to a complex cross border distribution agreement
Part of the team advising Industrifonden on the investment in the game developer Fast Travel Games
Part of the team advising a client operating in the telecom industry on the investment in a company active within property tech
Exclusive legal adviser to the UFC-experienced fighter Rostem Akman

Bar Admissions
Swedish Bar Association
AIJA (International Association of Young Lawyers)
World Service Group

LL.M. Univeristy of Lund 2010

Areas of Practice

  • Dispute Resolution

Professional Career

Professional Activities and Experience

Secondment at a PE-owned company within telecom 2019
Senior Associate, Advokatfirman Delphi 2019-
Associate, Advokatfirman Delphi 2016-2018
Law Clerk, Attunda district court 2015-2016
Senior Research Consultant, Wise Group 2014-2015
Tax Consultant, Deloitte AB 2012-2014
Tax Associate, Deloitte AB 2010-2012
Teacher, University of Lund, Faculty of Law 2008-2010


Arbitration – An introduction, Norstedts Juridik, 2019

Third Party Funding of Disputes and Risk Sharing Agreements, Ny juridik 1:18 2018
Liability for Payment of Costs of Multi-Party Arbitration Proceedings, SvJT, 2019 s. 747
Maternity Investigation in Swedish Courts, JT 2015-16 no. 4
The Supreeme Administrative Court and the Tax Evation Act – is there a pattern or is it a monster?, Skattenytt 2011

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