Andersson Timothy

Timothy L. Andersson


Tim is a corporate and securities lawyer with twenty-four years of experience serving clients in and outside of the United States. Tim regularly advises companies on the:

  • Structuring and execution of US and cross-border mergers and acquisitions 
  • Establishment of US operations for manufacturers and technology companies located abroad
  • Negotiation of development, license and services agreements involving emerging technology
  • Sale and distribution of products worldwide
  • Offering of securities to venture capital and private equity investors
  • Structuring of asset-based loan transactions
  • Purchase, sale and leasing of real estate

Education & Credentials


North Park University


Wayne State University Law School

J.D., 1992

Bar Admission

  • Michigan

Spoken Languages

  • German
  • Swedish


  • Best Lawyers in America, 2013-present
    • Corporate Law
  • Michigan Super Lawyers, 2017
  • Dbusiness 2015, 2017-2018 Top Lawyers

Professional Involvement

  • American Bar Association
    • Business Law and Taxation Sections
    • Committee on Negotiated Acquisitions
    • Subcommittee on M&A Trends
  • State Bar of Michigan
    • International Law, Business Law, and Taxation Sections
  • Swedish American Bar Association

Community Involvement

  • Detroit Regional Chamber
  • Vistage Key Group No. 2, Member, 2005-2012
  • German-American Chamber of Commerce, Detroit
  • Swedish American Chamber of Commerce Detroit, Inc., Board of Directors, 1997-2005; Secretary, 1999-2002
  • Detroit-Swedish Foundation Inc., Board of Directors, 1992-2004; President, 2000-2003; Past Vice-president
  • Swedish Council of America, Board of Directors, 2000-2003
  • Covenant Village of the Great Lakes, Management Advisory Committee, 2005-2010


  • Speaker, Business Sweden (Swedish Trade Council), 1995-1996, 2009, 2012, 2013, Seminars for corporations concerning the legal aspects of doing business in the United States
  • "Extraterritorial Application of National Antitrust Laws: The Need for More Uniform Regulation," The Wayne Law Review, Vol. 38, No. 3., Spring 1992, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan
  • Speaker, Exportrådet (Swedish Trade Council), 1995-1996, 2009, 2012, Seminars for corporations located in various cities in Sweden concerning the legal aspects of doing business in the United States
  • Speaker, "U.S. Export Controls," Michigan Manufacturers Association, Troy, Michigan, April 2012
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