The objective of the Institute is to disseminate knowledge about Scandinavian law and jurisprudence abroad. The Institute publishes Scandinavian Studies in Law (Sc.St.L.), a series of books comprising articles on a variety of legal subjects.

The Institute is lead by an editorial board. The work is administrated by an appointed editor, and all activities of the Institute are conducted under the auspices of the Stockholm University’s Law Faculty.

The Stockholm Institute for Scandinavian Law was established in 1956. The founder of the Institute was the late professor Folke Schmidt, a revered scholar at the Stockholm University.

Editorial Board

The editorial board of Stockholm Institute for Scandinavian Law is appointed by the Stockholm University’s Law Faculty. Its present members are:

Ulf Bernitz
LL.D., Professor emeritus in European Law, Stockholm University

Antonina Bakardjieva Engelbrekt
LL.D., Professor in European Integration Law, Stockholm University

Said Mahmoudi
LL.D., Professor in International Law, Stockholm University


Stockholm Institute for Scandinavian Law

Stockholm University, Law Faculty



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