Gabriel Lidman joins Bird & Bird

02 May 2012

We welcome Gabriel Lidman as Partner to our Stockholm office and International Media Sector Group. Gabriel will head the Commercial practice group in Sweden.

Gabriel joins us from Swedish law firm Hamilton, where he headed their TMT & IP group.  Gabriel has a strong background in the media sector, including traditional media and online. His areas of expertise include outsourcing, intellectual property and IT as well as general commercial practice.

Gabriel will help drive our media sector offering, particularly within the north European region. We have strengthened our media sector capability considerably in this region in the past year, with a team of 14 in our Hamburg office and a formal association agreement with BvHD in Denmark.

Katarina Nordblom Åhlberg, our Head of Sweden comments: “Gabriel has an ideal combination of strong expertise and sector experience to bring to the team in Stockholm and internationally and we look forward to working with him.”