Stefan Johansson

Born 1965

Member of the Supreme Court since 2016

Master of Laws, Lund University, 1991
Law clerk, Lund District Court, 1991–1993
Associate judge, Svea Court of Appeal, 1996
Master of Laws, European Law, the London School of Economics and Political Science, 1996–1997
Served in the Ministry of Finance as legal expert, 1997
Served in the Ministry of Justice: legal expert, 1998–2000; deputy director, 2000–2002; senior adviser, 2003–2005
Head of the “Central office” of the Swedish Prosecution Authority, 2005–2009
Judge of appeal and divisional senior judge, Svea Court of Appeal, 2009–2010
Director general for legal affairs, Ministry of Justice, 2010–2011
Director general for administrative affairs, Ministry of Justice, 2012–2016

Public assignments

Special inquiry officer and expert in various state inquiries (e.g. the “Drugs Commission”, the “Inquiry into the Forfeiture of the Proceeds of Criminal Activity” and the “Inquiry into the criminalisation of participation in terrorist organisations”)
Member of the Protective Registration Delegation of the Swedish Commission on Security and Integrity Protection, 2008–2010
Member of the “EU fraud delegation”, 1998–2000
Special inquiry officer in the “Inquiry into reinforcing of legal processes and increased taking of legal action”

Other assignments

Vice-chair of the “Media Opinions Board”
Member of the Plain Swedish Office

Published texts, etc.

Co-author of commentaries on the Penal Code



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