Jenny Hellberg

Jenny Hellberg


Swedish - English - French

Jenny has been named as on of the leading employment law experts in Sweden by Legal 500, Chambers Europe and Who's Who Legal.

Legal 500 listed Jenny Hellberg as a Leading Individual and commented that she 'always provides accurate and on-time advice and she always demonstrates a really good understanding of the client’s business needs.'. Chambers Europe recently moved Jenny Hellberg up the rankings due to impressive market acclaim and she is now ranked at Band 2 in Sweden. One source appreciates that she is "up to date, answers right away and is very to-the-point." She is particularly experienced in negotiations with trade unions relating to transfer of employees, collective bargaining agreements and reorganisations. She is also knowledgeable in termination processes as well as bullying and harassment cases. Who's Who Legal has listed Jenny as a "National Leader"  and commented that she "is a “superb lawyer” with an encyclopaedic understanding of Swedish employment law. She is well versed in advising domestic and international clients on work environment and contractual issues."


  • Stockholm University, Law Degree , 1999

  • Université Libre de Bruxelles, 1997


  • Elmzell Law Firm, partner, 2008

  • Elmzell Law Firm, associate, 2002-2008

  • Lewis Silkin Law Firm, London, 2005 

  • Mora District Court, District Court clerkship, 1999-2001


  • Swedish Bar Association, 2005

  • European Employment Lawyers Association (EELA)

  • Arbetsrättsliga föreningen (Swedish Employment Law Association)

Insights by Jenny Hellberg
New Partner at Elmzell
20 Jan 2021 | Read more
Swedish government proposes support employers with short time work allowance
31 Mar 2020 | Read more
Sweden - Non-solicitation clauses in employment agreements
25 Oct 2018 | Read more
New rules regarding rehabilitation
12 Oct 2018 | Read more