Daniel Waerme


Daniel Waerme

Daniel Waerme specializes in dispute resolution and acts as counsel in commercial litigations as well as domestic and international arbitrations. He has more than ten years of experience in dispute resolution and has acted as counsel for Swedish, foreign and multinational corporations in disputes within a wide range of areas and industry sectors, including infrastructure and construction, Joint Ventures, cooperation and shareholders' agreements, supply of industrial works and mechanical equipment, telecom, agency and distribution agreements, public transportation, licensing and trade secrets, insurance, professional liability, M&A, financing and financial services. His experience also covers proceedings before disciplinary committees (e.g., before the Disciplinary Committee of Nasdaq OMX Stockholm) and other forms of alternative dispute resolution, as well as proceedings before administrative authorities and administrative courts regarding public law matters, for example concerning sanctions and investigations within the financial sector.

He is recognised by Who’s Who Legal as a National Leader within Litigation and Arbitration and by Legal 500 as a Rising Star within Dispute Resolution.

Daniel Waerme is commended for his extensive experience of arbitration proceedings and ability to be 'completely comfortable with very complicated technical matters'.” (Who's Who Legal, 2021)

Daniel Waerme is a dispute resolution specialist who sources highlight for his 'impressive attention to detail and outstanding communication skills'.” (Who's Who Legal, 2021)

I have worked with Björn Tude and Daniel Waerme on comprehensive and complex litigation. They are both skilled, analytical and thoughtful lawyers who leave no stones unturned and are also able to present cases in a convincing manner. In addition, both are very pleasant to work with.” (Legal 500, 2020)

Contact Details

  • Daniel Waerme
  • Partner
  • Gernandt & Danielsson AdvokatbyrÃ¥ KB
  • WORK Direct: +46 8 670 66 90
  • CELL Mobile: +46 734 15 26 90

Legal Assistant

Emelie Schulz

Direct: +46 8 670 64 93

Mobile: +46 734 15 24 93

Practice Areas


  • Gernandt & Danielsson since 2013 (Partner 2019)
  • Associate, Mannheimer Swartling, 2010-2013


  • LL.M., Lund University, 2010
  • International Finance Law, Queen Mary & Westfield College, University of London, England, 2008


  • Swedish
  • English

Legal Community

  • Member of the Swedish Bar Association since 2013
  • Board member of Young Arbitrators Sweden (YAS)
  • Member of the Swedish Society for Construction and Consulting Law (SVEFEK)
  • Member of the International Council for Commercial Arbitration (ICCA)
  • Lecturer in civil procedural law and arbitration law at, among others, Lund University
  • Arbitrator Training Program, hosted by the Swedish Arbitration Association (SAA) and the Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (SCC), 2019


  • The evidentiary situation upon breach of a confidentiality agreement - does the Trade Secrets Act bar contractual arrangements?, in legal journal Svensk Juristtidning, 10, 2009
  • Jurisdictional problems in disputes only partially covered by arbitration agreements, in legal journal Svensk Juristtidning, 8, 2010