Who We Are

JAN GUNNAR JOHANSSON (Attorney & Counselor at Law)

Admitted :

  • New York, Connecticut
  • Federal Court: Southern, Eastern Districts of New York, District of Connecticut

Education :

  • Kings College, London, Great Britain: European Community Law Studies, June1990(Diploma)
  • New York University School of Law, New York,N.Y: LL.M. degree, 1987.
  • Uppsala University School of Law, Uppsala, Sweden: Jur. Kand. (Equivalent to doctorate degree in the U.S.) August 1981. International Law – Cum Laude.

Highly Professional

We are a highly professional team of lawyers who aim in provide the assistance with the probate or administrative procedures. We offer our services in New York City, Edinburgh, London and Gothenburg with network of our expert lawyers.


We offer help regarding immigration law and incorporation along with work permit and visa types like O, P, L-1 and H1B plus Green Cards for the United States. Our lawyers can guide the clients even in contract law, real estate law and brokerages.

24/7 Opened

We are available round the clock for our clients worldwide. Our web-based client management systems allow them to work on their documents, check on their latest status and contact our offices 24/7 in their time zones.


1981- Present United States

Private Practice -

Law Offices of Jan G Johansson
New York City / Southampton New York

Messrs. Dickerson & Reilly
780 Third Avenue
New York, New York 10017
Law Firm, General Practice with emphasis on Admiralty, Trusts and Estate and International Corporate Law

Messrs. Bailey & Weschler
66 Forest Street
Hartford, Connecticut 06105
Connecticut based law firm with planned international practice. International Law projects, domestic, including family law, work comp and insurance defense work.

Environetics International
600 Madison Avenue
New York, New York 10021
International office space planning company. Offices in the U.S., Great Britain, Mexico, Australia and Japan. Working on legal documents and contracts at Environetics Commercial Department. Firm dissolved in 1988.

Messrs. Burke & Mayer
1100 Poydras Street
New Orleans, Louisiana
Attorney Johansson came to the United States to join this law firm in serving its principal client in areas of international admiralty and insurance law.


Europe - Germany

Messrs. Dr. Schackow und Partner
Domshof 17
Bremen 1
Bremen-based law firm, handing business for HAPAG-Lloyd among other clients in field of international business law. Mr. Johansson worked with this firm principally on special projects concerning Swedish-German and German- English marine cases.

Great Britain

Messrs. Ingledew, Brown, Bennison & Garrett
26 Creechurch Lane
London EC3 5AL
Law firm, as a Trainee with the Admiralty and Shipping Commercial Departments.

Lloyds of London Member Firms:
Through a program arranged at Lloyds of London, Attorney
Johansson trained in various aspects of international insurance
including brokerage, underwriting and shipboard duty.
Postings included:
• Britania Steam Ship Insurance Association
• Peter Millers (Lloyds brokers)
• S. Merretts Syndicate (Lloyds underwriters)
• Egon Oldendorff Rederei, Lubeck Germany


``The Trade Agreement between Sweden and the Common Market Compared to the Rome Treaty,``
Uppsala 1978.
``Introduction to American Jurisdiction,`` New York 1987

``Nordstjernan” legal column. (Swedish Press)

``Finlandia Weekly`` Legal Column

``VABA EESTI SõNA`` (Estonia Weekly) Legal Column

``NORDEN`` Legal Column

Various articles in business publications. U.S., and Europe, including ``Currents,`` ``Headlines,`` and ``Vestkusten``.


American Immigration Lawyers Association
The Connecticut Bar Association
The Maritime Law Association of the United States
Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce (New York and USA Chapters)
Finnish-American Chamber of Commerce
Swedish-American Bar Association
The Finnish-American Lawyer Association


Commissioner of the Court (CT.)
Licensed Broker (N.Y.)
Notary Public (N.Y.)


• Swedish
• English
• German
• French, limited knowledge


Miami , FL
Washington DC
New York City
Stockholm, Sweden