Member of the Swedish Bar Association since 2018

Master of Laws, LL.M. from Stockholm university

Been with the Tengvall law firm since 201



As of 1st of march 2021, certain special reasons apply for he or she who wish to be appointed as children’s guardian in care under the Care of Young Persons Act. Only he or she who has a special knowledge requirement, professional experience and also is considered suitable for the assignment can be appointed (according to 39 § 2nd paragraph care under the Care of Young Persons Act and government bill 2020/21:35).



The Administrative Court in Stockholm considers Carl Johan Tengvall to qualify for these requirements.


Carl Johan Tengvall has been the councel in charge of the following cases in the supreme court:

”Målsägandebiträdet i hovrätten II” NJA 2020 s. 141

”Anhörigersättning vid bevittnande av mord” NJA 2020 s. 1142

Carl-Johan Tengvall has a solid knowledge in criminal cases. He commits to assignments as public defender and privat defender. He also commits to assignments as counsel for an injured party and special representative for children. He has a special know-how in matters involving the international public prosecutor.

He has a solid knowledge in family law and a long experience as a legal representative in matters concerning custody of children, children’s residency, children’s access right to one or both of their parents, and property division. Carl-Johan Tengvall has as a trial lawyer litigated in many of the different courts in Sweden. He also commits to assignments concerning administrator and cases as Counsel under the Legal Aid Act concerning administrator, trustee etc.

Carl-Johan Tengvall also has great experience on matters concerning social law, amongst taking on cases as public counsel and/or deputy in the following matters; care under the Care of Young Persons Act (LVU), care under the Care of Abusers Act (LVM), care under the Compulsory Psychiatric Care Act (LPT and LRV).