During a period of more than 30 years Bergquist & Partners Law Firm has handled more than 1000 inheritance and matrimonial property cases. Out of these, more than half have involved cross-border (including Finland, Norway, Denmark, Iceland, Germany, UK, France, Spain, Italy, Portugal, the Netherlands, Switzerland, Austria, Greece, Serbia, Hungary, Croatia, Israel, Ukraine, USA, Canada, Chile, Brazil, Mexico, China, Japan, Thailand, Australia, Turkey, Iraq, Dubai, Egypt, Morocco, South Africa and Zambia) issues. In approximately 400 cases, the lawyers at Bergquist & Partners Law Firm have been appointed by the court as Estate Administrators.
has appointed Bergquist as an expert in the investigations into international succession law (SOU 2014:25), child marriage (SOU 2017:96), polygamy (SOU 2020:2) and crimes of honor (SOU 2020:57).
has engaged Bergquist and Hedström when preparing referral responses to a number of investigations on international inheritance and property division law.
has had Bergquist as an expert in the preparation of the EU's Succession Regulation and the EU's Matrimonial Property Regulation.
Mr Bergquist has been a speaker at international seminars on EU Succession Regulation in Brussels, Cambridge, London, Trier, Bratislava and Milan.
The Swedish Foreign Ministry, Foreign Embassies in Sweden and Swedish Embassies abroad often recommend Bergquist & Partners Law Firm for international succession issues.