Josefin Sjöström is an associate in the Technology & IP Transactions Practice Group in the Bay Area office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Josefin’s practice focuses on advising clients on intellectual property and technology matters that arise in corporate transactions, such as mergers & acquisitions, private equity, and debt financing, as well as IP-related transactions, including licensing, software and other IP development arrangements, tech transfer agreements, and SaaS agreements.

Before joining Kirkland & Ellis, Josefin worked mainly with tech, life science and private equity clients, and has focused on international and cross-border transactions, including but not limited to sales & acquisitions, carve-outs, and IPOs.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2021California
  • 2018Sweden


  • English
  • Swedish


  • Lund University, Faculty of LawMasters of Law2015
  • Lund University, Faculty of LawBachelor in Legal Science2013