Jacob Hellsten has almost eighteen years of experience in business law. He has participated in hundreds of M&A-transactions in a variety of industries and has solid expertise throughout the process; from valuation, definition of transfer structures and contract issues to closing. In addition to his business law expertise, Jacob also has deep tax knowledge and financial expertise and can therefore offer advice that looks to the whole, always focusing on what is most optimal for the client. In addition to M&A, Jacob also assists in real estate transfers and with other tax or business legal advice.


Senior Associate, Glimstedt, 2024
Business lawyer, Glimstedt 2019-2024
Business lawyer/tax lawyer, Deloitte 2011-2019
Business lawyer, Svensk Företagsförmedling, 2006-2011


LL.M (Örebro University, 2022)
Mergers and Acquisitions (Stockholm University, 2005)
General business law master's degree (Linköpings University, 2005)
Studies in French, history, etc (Université PAris-Sorbonne, 2000)

Area of practice


  • English
  • French
  • Swedish