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19 October 2017
19 October 2017
Hannes Snellman acted as legal counsel in Terveystalo’s IPO and listing on the Nasdaq Helsinki stock exchange. This was the...
19 October 2017
19 October 2017
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to EQT in bringing in a small group of partners through a 19% minority stake sale in Anticimex (...
13 October 2017
13 October 2017
Our Specialist Partner Mika Pohjonen has prepared an expert report for the Ministry of the Environment concerning the different...
11 October 2017
11 October 2017
Hannes Snellman’s team will be participating in ITechLaw 2017 European Conference in Stockholm 18-20 October. If you would like...
5 October 2017
29 September 2017
Our team is gearing up for the International Bar Association’s Annual Conference and staying on top of market developments. The...
3 October 2017
3 October 2017
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Sampo plc in its acquisition of 19.9% of shares in Saxo Bank Group for EUR 265 million. Saxo...
18 September 2017
18 September 2017
Our Tax & Structuring team has assisted one of our clients in yet another successful advance ruling proceeding. The US...
6 September 2017
6 September 2017
Hannes Snellman has agreed to sell its Russian operations to Eversheds Sutherland. Hannes Snellman entered the Russian market in...
17 August 2017
17 August 2017
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Max Hansson in the sale of PayEx to Swedbank. PayEx is a private owned Group comprising of a...
16 August 2017
16 August 2017
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to a fund managed by Barings Real Estate Advisers in its acquisition of an office building at...
28 July 2017
4 August 2017
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to DUAL Co., Ltd. in its acquisition of 95% stake in Borgstena Group Sweden, the leading...
25 July 2017
25 July 2017
Accent Equity has alongside with company management acquired Oral Care from Procuritas Capital Investors IV and other minority...
14 July 2017
14 July 2017
Adelis Equity Partners have acquired the majority stake in AddPro, a leading application and cloud integrator in Sweden. With...
11 July 2017
30 June 2017
Hannes Snellman’s team will be participating in Suomi Areena 2017. If you would like to meet up with any of our lawyers present,...
7 July 2017
7 July 2017
Anticimex continues its expansion in the United States with the acquisition of New Jersey-based Viking Pest Control. Viking, a...
7 July 2017
7 July 2017
The Executive Board of the International Biathlon Union (IBU) has reappointed Hannes Snellman’s Counsel Markus Manninen to the...
4 July 2017
4 July 2017
Our Tax Partner Heikki Vesikansa has been appointed as the new head of Tax & Structuring at Hannes Snellman.  This follows...
3 July 2017
3 July 2017
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Skandia Fastigheter in its first acquisition in Finland. The acquired office property with a...
3 July 2017
12 June 2017
Meet us in Almedalen 3 - 7 July! Several of our experts will be participating in panel discussions during the week. We will also...
27 June 2017
28 June 2017
Altogether 29 lawyers at Hannes Snellman have been recognized in the Eight Edition of Best Lawyers® Finland as the most respected...
26 June 2017
26 June 2017
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Oy GW Sohlberg Ab in Ahlström Capital’s acquisition of shares representing approx. 39% of...
22 June 2017
22 June 2017
Scandic Hotels Group has signed an agreement to acquire Restel’s hotel operations in Finland for EUR 114.5 million in cash....
19 June 2017
19 June 2017
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Lemminkäinen Corporation in the combination of Lemminkäinen Corporation and YIT Corporation...
12 June 2017
12 June 2017
Our Tax & Structuring team has assisted one of our clients in yet another successful court proceeding. The proceeding was...
7 June 2017
7 June 2017
EQT has today announced that they have acquired shares corresponding to 85.2 percent of the total number of shares and votes in...
18 May 2017
18 May 2017
Nasdaq-listed Coupa Software, a leader in cloud-based spend management, has acquired Trade Extensions to make it easier for...
11 May 2017
11 May 2017
Anticimex acquires remaining 80 per cent in WiseCon A/S, a Danish company that offers advanced electronic rattraps and monitoring...
4 May 2017
4 May 2017
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to a J.P. Morgan Asset Management fund in its disposal of four office properties to Alma...
28 April 2017
28 April 2017
Hannes Snellman's Tax & Structuring team assisted a taxpayer in court proceedings, which secured earn-out payments received...
27 April 2017
27 April 2017
BRP Systems and Valedo have entered into a strategic partnership for acceleration of expansion and growth. The partnership...
27 April 2017
27 April 2017
Read our newest IP & TMT blog post "Data Protection: WP29’s New Guidelines on Data Protection Impact Assessments under the...
26 April 2017
26 April 2017
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to YIT Corporation in its disposal of Tripla hotel with an aggregate value of approx. EUR 88...
13 April 2017
13 April 2017
Hannes Snellman has been ranked at the top in its key focus areas in the recently published Legal 500 EMEA 2017 Edition. Several...
11 April 2017
11 April 2017
Hannes Snellman has been ranked at the top in its key focus areas in the recently published Chambers Europe 2017 Edition. Several...
11 April 2017
11 April 2017
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to a fund managed by Barings Real Estate Advisers in its acquisition of Entresse shopping mall...
6 April 2017
6 April 2017
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Oriola Oyj in a 50/50 percent joint venture with Kesko Oyj to establish a chain of health,...
17 March 2017
17 March 2017
Hannes Snellman has been ranked at the top in its key focus areas in the recently published Chambers Global 2017 Edition. Several...
10 March 2017
10 March 2017
Hannes Snellman acted as local counsel to Pradera, one of Europe's leading specialist retail property fund and asset managers, in...
7 March 2017
7 March 2017
FTSE 250 chemicals company Synthomer, a UK-based manufacturer of latices and speciality emulsion polymers, has acquired Perstorp...
2 March 2017
2 March 2017
Hannes Snellman acted as a counsel to Barings Real Estate Advisers, acting on behalf of the Nordic Retail Fund in its disposal of...
1 March 2017
1 March 2017
We are pleased to announce that the following experienced Hannes Snellman lawyers have been promoted to counsel, managing...
24 February 2017
24 February 2017
Lavare Holding AB, parent company of the Swedish textile services provider Textilia Group AB, is getting a new owner. The...
20 February 2017
20 February 2017
The SUSI Renewable Energy Fund II, managed by SUSI Partners AG, has purchased the 10.35 MW wind farm Tetrituuli in Central...
13 February 2017
13 February 2017
Hannes Snellman is once again a proud sponsor of the upcoming Helsinki International Arbitration Day 2017, organized by The...
9 February 2017
9 February 2017
Established in 2005, the Client Choice awards recognises those law firms and partners around the world that stand apart for the...
1 February 2017
1 February 2017
Fingerprint Cards expands its reach in biometrics by acquiring Delta ID, the world’s leading supplier of iris recognition...
31 January 2017
31 January 2017
Hannes Snellman’s Finnish Competition & Procurement practice was ranked in the Elite category in the recently published...
27 January 2017
27 January 2017
Prospera has today published the results of their Finnish Law Firm Review 2017, which is based on client feedback. We are very...
20 January 2017
20 January 2017
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to a fund managed by J.P. Morgan Asset Management in its disposal of a 11,200 sqm office...
19 January 2017
19 January 2017
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Sentica’s portfolio company Trust Kapital, a company specializing in receivables lifecycle...
10 January 2017
10 January 2017
P.R.I.M.E. Finance (the Hague-based Panel of Recognised International Market Experts in Finance) has confirmed twenty-five new...
9 January 2017
9 January 2017
On 9 January 2017, VAT Specialist Petri Saukko will be joining Hannes Snellman, as the firm continues to boost its highly...
28 December 2016
28 December 2016
On December 20th, 2016, the Swedish Government proposed new tax rules for stock options granted by start-ups. The proposal...
23 December 2016
23 December 2016
Hannes Snellman has been engaged as counsel to YIT Corporation in the Tripla hotel project. YIT has signed a letter of intent on...
22 December 2016
22 December 2016
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to VVO Group plc. in its disposal of 1,344 non-restricted rental apartments to a company managed...
21 December 2016
22 December 2016
Altor AB has announced a recommended cash offer to the shareholders of Transcom. The Offer values Transcom at approximately SEK 2...
20 December 2016
20 December 2016
Our Senior Associate, Toni Malminen, has been awarded the doctorate degree in law and his thesis, 'The Intellectual Origins of...
14 December 2016
14 December 2016
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Niam in its acquisition of an office property in Helsinki from Commerz Real...
13 December 2016
12 December 2016
Hannes Snellman has a long tradition in corporate citizenship and pro bono work. One of our traditions is to each year make an...
9 December 2016
9 December 2016
Hannes Snellman was awarded the title of “Finland M&A Legal Adviser of the Year” at the Mergermarket European M&A Awards...
5 December 2016
5 December 2016
Oatly is Scandinavia’s leading brand of plant-based, dairy-free products and a pioneer in the Swedish food industry that has...
2 December 2016
2 December 2016
Two M&A and Private Equity experts, Helsinki-based Heidi Haanpää and Stockholm-based Shoan Panahi to become partners in...
1 December 2016
1 December 2016
The countdown for Christmas has officially started and what could be better during the cold and dark winter days than sitting...
29 November 2016
29 November 2016
The council of the Football Association of Finland has appointed Markus Manninen as the chairman of the discipline committee for...
28 November 2016
28 November 2016
Anna-Maria Tamminen has been mentioned as a leading, non-partner practitioner in Who’s Who Legal’s “Future Arbitration Leaders”...
25 November 2016
25 November 2016
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Hartwall Capital Oy Ab in its acquisition of SUEZ Suomi Oy, comprising the Finnish operations...
23 November 2016
23 November 2016
Hannes Snellman advised ISS Palvelut Oy, a leading Finnish facility services provider, in its sale of 100% of the shares in ISS...
21 November 2016
21 November 2016
Hannes Snellman’s tax practice led by partner Ossi Haapaniemi was ranked among the best tax professionals by the International...
17 November 2016
17 November 2016
Alder Fund I AB, together with the other shareholders of Dinair Group AB, have entered into an agreement on the sale of Dinair to...
14 November 2016
14 November 2016
Today Intrum Justitia and Lindorff announced their intention to combine to create the industry leading provider of credit...
11 November 2016
11 November 2016
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Norvestia Oyj in the public exchange offer for the shares and other securities in Norvestia...
10 November 2016
10 November 2016
Hannes Snellman acts as legal counsel to Norvestor VII L.P., through RCN Intressenter II AB, in the recommended cash offer to the...
7 November 2016
7 November 2016
Hannes Snellman acted as lead counsel to Ahlstrom in the combination of Ahlstrom and Munksjö through a statutory merger (deal...
7 November 2016
7 November 2016
Hannes Snellman Stockholm continues to develop its Intellectual Property & Technology (IP&TMT) offering with the...
3 November 2016
3 November 2016
Each year, Hannes Snellman's Stockholm office ranks the ten most interesting business law cases from the past twelve months, and...
2 November 2016
2 November 2016
Meet our experts at Slush on 30 November - 1 December 2016. For contact information, please click here.
2 November 2016
2 November 2016
Hannes Snellman is one of the proud co-organisers of the IPR Garage event taking place on 30 November 2016 at 6 p.m. at...
13 October 2016
13 October 2016
General Atlantic, a leading growth equity firm, has made a strategic growth investment in Joe & the Juice to become the...
12 October 2016
12 October 2016
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Eurus Energy Holdings Corporation, a leading Japanese renewable energy company in its...
7 October 2016
7 October 2016
Our head of capital markets, Finland, Klaus Ilmonen, has been awarded the doctorate degree in law for his research in EU...
23 September 2016
26 September 2016
CMA Research AB and Markör Marknad & Kommunikation AB are joining forces to create a market leading provider of research...
16 September 2016
16 September 2016
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Powerflute Oyj in the recommended cash offer for Powerflute by Nordic Packaging and Container...
16 September 2016
16 September 2016
Meet our experts at IBA’s Annual Conference in Washington, 18-23 September 2016. For contact information, please click here.
8 September 2016
8 September 2016
Sampo plc has launched a mandatory public cash offer for all outstanding shares in Topdanmark A/S, the second largest Danish...
7 September 2016
7 September 2016
Vitec Software Group AB (publ) has signed an agreement to acquire all shares in the Finnish software company Futursoft Oy...
1 September 2016
1 September 2016
Valedo Partners Fund I AB has signed an agreement to sell Corbel Holding Oy, a facility services company, to Realia Group. Hannes...
31 August 2016
31 August 2016
Hannes Snellman’s Stockholm office is recruiting. David Ackebo has been appointed Specialist Partner within the firm’s dispute...
30 August 2016
26 September 2016
CITIC Telecom International CPC Limited (CITIC Telecom CPC), a leading international information and communication technology...
17 August 2016
17 August 2016
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to a fund managed by PATRIZIA Immobilien AG in the acquisition of a 9,000 sqm office property...
15 August 2016
15 August 2016
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Avant Capital Partners and Alma Property Partners I AB, a fund managed by Alma Property...
3 July 2016
4 July 2016
Meet our experts from several service areas at Almedalen 2016. For contact information, please click here.  
29 June 2016
29 June 2016
On 23 June 2016, Metsähallitus and a JV owned by Taaleri Plc’s private equity fund, Taaleri Tuulitehdas II and Loiste Energia Oy...
28 June 2016
28 June 2016
On 21 June 2016, Telia Company announced a divestment of the Sergel Group, a group offering credit management and debt purchase...
23 June 2016
23 June 2016
Björn Kristiansson was one of the experts invited by Nasdaq Stockholm to participate in a Q&A session on the new Market Abuse...
22 June 2016
22 June 2016
YIT Corporation, Etera Mutual Pension Insurance Company, Onvest Oy, and Fennia Mutual Insurance Company completed on 22 June 2016...
21 June 2016
21 June 2016
Hannes Snellman advised SoftBank Group Corporation, a Japanese internet and telecommunications company, and its affiliates in the...
20 June 2016
20 June 2016
We are proud to inform that Hannes Snellman’s Senior Partner, Johan Aalto, was awarded the honorary title Lagman (in Finnish:...
10 June 2016
10 June 2016
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Redito AB  in its acquisition (through Trophi Fastighets AB) of a retail portfolio from Sagax...
3 June 2016
29 June 2016
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Humana AB in its acquisition of Arjessa Oy from Sentica Partners and a number of private...
31 May 2016
31 May 2016
Bogfelts, a leading full-service provider of installation and service of street and outdoor lighting, has decided to join forces...
27 May 2016
27 May 2016
This article was first published in the International Comparative Legal Guides (ICLG): Private Equity 2016 by the Global Legal...
26 May 2016
26 May 2016
Uponor Corporation and Belkin International, Inc. announced on 25 May 2016 their intention to form a joint venture to pioneer in...
23 May 2016
23 May 2016
Valedo Partners Fund I has agreed to divest its majority holding in Akademikliniken to Polaris Private Equity. The majority of...
20 May 2016
20 May 2016
In line with Hannes Snellman’s strong commitment to diversity, Hannes Snellman has taken the Equal Representation in Arbitration...
18 May 2016
18 May 2016
Viking Malt Oy acquires Danish Malting Group from the Carlsberg Group A/S. Hannes Snellman acted as a counsel to Viking Malt in...
18 May 2016
18 May 2016
Fazer acquires Swedish breakfast cereal maker Frebaco. Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Fazer in the transaction. Our team...
16 May 2016
16 May 2016
We would like to thank everyone who had the opportunity to join us for our Snellman Day event on 12 May! We are extremely pleased...
22 April 2016
22 April 2016
SSAB has today announced a SEK 5 billion rights issue. Solidium, a limited company wholly owned by the State of Finland, has a 17...
20 April 2016
19 April 2016
EQT Mid Market Limited Partnership acquires Touhula Varhaiskasvatus Oy from Cor Group Oy, Industry Investment, Norvestia Plc and...
4 April 2016
4 April 2016
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Okmetic Oyj in the voluntary recommended public tender offer of approximately EUR 170 million...
21 March 2016
21 March 2016
The Finnish government has agreed to sell 49.9 per cent of its shares in Patria Oyj to Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace AS for a...
16 March 2016
16 March 2016
Neste, Veolia and Borealis completed on 15 March 2016 a transaction under which the parties have agreed to create a joint venture...
29 February 2016
29 February 2016
Etib Holding has today announced a recommended public offer to the shareholders and holders of convertible notes in Nordic...
29 February 2016
29 February 2016
Adelis Equity Partners Fund I AB has entered an agreement with Sobro and minority shareholders to acquire a majority stake in...
29 February 2016
29 February 2016
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Niam in its acquisition of a portfolio of six modern office properties from Elo Mutual...
18 February 2016
18 February 2016
Established in 2005, the Client Choice awards recognises those law firms and partners around the world that stand apart for the...
16 February 2016
16 February 2016
Discovery Networks Sweden and Modern Times Group (MTG) Sweden have established a joint venture to combine their regional...
28 January 2016
28 January 2016
Vanadis Diagnostics AB has been sold to PerkinElmer, Inc. Based in Sweden, Vanadis is developing a novel solution for non-...
25 January 2016
25 January 2016
The Swedish care companies Solhagagruppen and Nytida are joining forces. The enlarged personal care group will be formed pursuant...
22 January 2016
22 January 2016
Ahlstrom has signed an agreement to divest its building & wind business unit to Owens Corning. Hannes Snellman acted as...
22 January 2016
22 January 2016
Hannes Snellman acts as a counsel to Biotie Therapies Corp. in the public tender offer of its shares and other securities by...
22 January 2016
22 January 2016
Elisabeth Vestin, formerly Hoffnell, has been appointed new Specialist Partner and Head of IP & TMT (Intellectual Property...
23 December 2015
23 December 2015
As part of Hannes Snellman’s Corporate Social Responsibility work, the firm has again this year decided to donate funds for...
17 December 2015
17 December 2015
Hannes Snellman has been engaged as counsel to YIT Corporation in the Mall of Tripla shopping centre project. YIT and Etera...
16 December 2015
16 December 2015
EQT VII Fund (“EQT”) has entered an agreement to acquire Piab Group Holding AB (“Piab”) from Altor Fund II and minority...
15 December 2015
4 January 2016
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to EQT Infrastructure Limited in its sale of Adven Group to a consortium comprising of AMP...
4 December 2015
4 December 2015
Heikki Vesikansa heads Hannes Snellman’s transaction structuring practice in Helsinki. He advises clients in the area of tax...
1 December 2015
16 December 2015
Sumitomo Corporation Group has through its Swedish subsidiary SC Motors Sweden AB acquired Citroën and DS in Sweden by buying...
30 November 2015
30 November 2015
EQT has today announced that they have acquired shares corresponding to 63 percent of the total number of shares and 68 percent...
30 November 2015
30 November 2015
Randstad Holding nv has today announced a takeover offer for all shares in Proffice AB (publ). The offer values Proffice to SEK 1...
20 November 2015
20 November 2015
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Ratos AB (publ), Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Company and Redito AB in a formation of...
13 November 2015
13 November 2015
Hannes Snellman acted for Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) in connection with the structuring and negotiation of its investment in...
15 October 2015
15 October 2015
“Interpretation and Application of the Tax Avoidance Act”, a 198 page book (only available in Swedish), written by Specialist...
15 October 2015
15 October 2015
Hannes Snellman joins the collaboration project “Leveling the playing field” that aims to promote female partners at Swedish law...
14 October 2015
15 October 2015
Hannes Snellman advises Certeum Corporation and its Board of Directors in relation to the sale of shares representing 57.5% of...
30 September 2015
30 September 2015
Hannes Snellman acts as counsel to Alma Media Corporation (publisher of for instance Kauppalehti) in the exchange offer for the...
23 September 2015
23 September 2015
Hannes Snellman’s Senior Partner in Helsinki, Johan Aalto, has been named the Best Lawyers' 2016 Helsinki Mergers and...
22 September 2015
22 September 2015
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Niam in its acquisition of the Kaari shopping centre, the ninth largest shopping centre in...
17 September 2015
17 September 2015
The partners of Hannes Snellman have elected Paula Röttorp as the new Managing Partner in Stockholm. Paula will assume her new...
16 September 2015
16 September 2015
Silja Kanerva, who works as an associate in our M&A team in Helsinki, is currently preparing for the summer Olympics 2016 in...
9 September 2015
9 September 2015
Summit Partners, a growth equity firm, has acquired a EUR 20 million minority stake in RELEX, a Finnish supply chain solution...
1 September 2015
3 November 2015
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Dr Fisher Farma B.V. on its acquisition of all the shares in Pharmachim AB. Pharmachim is one...
17 July 2015
17 July 2015
Novax, part of the Axel Johnson Group, has acquired 46% of ApoEx AB, a distributor of pharmaceuticals and consumable goods to...
16 July 2015
16 July 2015
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management, acting on behalf of the German open ended real estate...
16 July 2015
16 July 2015
Citycon has signed an agreement to sell the shopping centre Strömpilen in Umeå to Niam. The transaction value amounts to...
23 June 2015
23 June 2015
Sensys Traffic has entered into an agreement to acquire the Dutch company Gatso Beheer B.V. for a total consideration of...
23 June 2015
23 June 2015
Adelis Equity Partners has agreed to acquire a 70% stake in INTERSPORT Sweden. INTERSPORT is the largest sporting goods retailer...
18 June 2015
18 June 2015
The Finnish Ministry of Employment and the Economy is requesting comments for the draft government bill for amending the Act on...
18 June 2015
18 June 2015
Hannes Snellman advised Biotie Therapies Corp. in the company’s U.S. public offering of American Depositary Shares (ADS)...
15 June 2015
15 June 2015
Recipharm acquires OnTarget Chemistry and extends its offering into preclinical development services. Recipharm has completed the...
11 June 2015
11 June 2015
Royal Vopak sold the Swedish entity Vopak Sweden AB to Inter Pipeline Ltd., a transportation and storage company based in Canada...
10 June 2015
10 June 2015
Following more than five years of successful partnership, TeliaSonera and Spotify have decided to further boost co-operation....
10 June 2015
10 June 2015
Lemminkäinen has signed letters of intent regarding the sales of all outstanding shares in its Swedish subsidiary Rekab...
9 June 2015
9 June 2015
Today, the Finnish Transport Agency (FTA) and Tieyhtiö Vaalimaa Oy have signed a nearly 20-year service agreement to build and...
9 June 2015
9 June 2015
Hannes Snellman acts as counsel to Priveq Investment that after five years' ownership in Mediplast AB divests the company to...
29 May 2015
29 May 2015
The Finnish Government has announced a strategic governance program for the next four years on 27 May 2015. According to the...
29 May 2015
29 May 2015
The Golden Gavel (Sw: Guldklubban) is an award for outstanding performance in the role of chair of a company board. The aim of...
8 May 2015
8 May 2015
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Ilmarinen and AMF in a joint venture with Kesko concerning the sale and leaseback of a...
29 April 2015
29 April 2015
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Alder Fund I AB in its acquisition of the business of Gasmet Technologies Oy from Gasmet...
28 April 2015
28 April 2015
Hannes Snellman acts as counsel to Bridgepoint in the acquisition of Nordic Cinema Group , the leading cinema operator in the...
23 April 2015
23 April 2015
Hannes Snellman won the national award for Finland this year at the IFLR European Awards ceremony held at Grosvenor House in...
22 April 2015
3 November 2015
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to H.C. Starck GmbH on its investment in MetaSphere Technology AB. H.C. Starck is one of the...
17 April 2015
17 April 2015
Hannes Snellman acts as counsel to the Nordgren/Pihl family in FAM’s investment in packaging solutions company Nefab. FAM will...
10 April 2015
10 April 2015
Hannes Snellman’s Real Estate & Construction team completes Q1 with a transaction volume which exceeds EUR 200 million. Our...
10 April 2015
10 April 2015
Hannes Snellman advised Transmode AB in the public offer made by Infinera Corporation. The total value of the offer amounts to...
31 March 2015
2 April 2015
Hannes Snellman advised Asiakastieto Group Plc in the company’s IPO and listing on the Helsinki Stock Exchange. The offering size...
30 March 2015
30 March 2015
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Novax in its acquisition of Latour’s entire shareholding in Academic Work. Our core team...
30 March 2015
30 March 2015
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to NEP Group Inc in its acquisition of Mediatec Group. Our core team included: Richard Åkerman,...
26 March 2015
26 March 2015
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Hoist Finance in its initial public offering and listing on Nasdaq Stockholm. Our core team...
27 February 2015
3 March 2015
Dagens Juridik 27 February 2015 (in Swedish)
2 February 2015
2 February 2015
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Valmet Oyj in its acquisition of the process automation systems business from Metso Oyj. Our...
28 January 2015
28 January 2015
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Dinair Group, a portfolio company of Alder, in its acquisition of Halton Clean Air from...
15 January 2015
15 January 2015
Mika Savola – our Head of Dispute Resolution in Helsinki, and Chair of the Board of the Arbitration Institute of the Finland...
12 January 2015
21 January 2015
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to the investment fund Accent Equity 2012 in the acquisition of the S:t Eriks group from its...
9 January 2015
9 January 2015
Hannes Snellman advised eQ Finnish Real Estate, a real estate fund launched by eQ Asset Management Ltd on 31 December 2014, in...
18 December 2014
18 December 2014
Hannes Snellman has won M&A Legal Adviser of the Year for Finland at the 8th edition of the European M&A Awards,...
18 December 2014
18 December 2014
As part of Hannes Snellman’s Corporate Social Responsibility work, the firm has again this year decided to donate funds for...
11 December 2014
11 December 2014
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Patria Oyj in its acquisition of 26.8 % of the shares in Patria from Airbus Group. After the...
10 December 2014
10 December 2014
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to AXA Real Estate in its acquisition of a prime CBD office property with an underlying property...
2 December 2014
2 December 2014
Swedish Real Estate & Construction specialist Safa Mahmoudi and Finnish Dispute Resolution specialist Kimmo Heikkinen become...
25 November 2014
25 November 2014
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Valedo on its divestment of Perten Instruments to PerkinElmer. Perten Instruments is a...
25 November 2014
25 November 2014
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Ratos in its acquisition of Ledil Oy from the company founders. Ledil is a leading global...
18 November 2014
18 November 2014
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to DIBS Payment Services in the public takeover offer for the shares in DIBS made by Nets...
10 November 2014
9 November 2014
The Executive Board of the International Biathlon Union (IBU) has appointed Markus Manninen to the IBU Anti-Doping Hearing Panel...
20 October 2014
20 October 2014
Heikki Vesikansa joins Hannes Snellman to head our transaction structuring practice in Helsinki. He advises our clients in tax...
14 October 2014
16 October 2014
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Sanitec Corporation in the public takeover offer of the shares in Sanitec made by Geberit....
3 October 2014
3 October 2014
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to YIT Corporation in its divestment of Tikkurila Commercial Centre Dixi to NREP Nordic...
11 September 2014
11 September 2014
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Citycon in the joint venture with NCC to develop Mölndals Galleria in Gothenburg. Citycon’s...
29 August 2014
29 August 2014
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Baltic Property Group (NBP) in the acquisition and financing of two office properties with an...
21 August 2014
21 August 2014
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to TeliaSonera Finland Oyj in the establishment of a new mobile network sharing joint venture...
21 August 2014
21 August 2014
Source: Mergermarket H1 2014 Trend Report
1 July 2014
1 July 2014
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Redito in the acquisition and financing of a portfolio of 68 retail properties with an...
23 June 2014
23 June 2014
This article was first published in Boardview 2/2014. The Revised Helsinki Takeover Code (in Finnish)
19 June 2014
19 June 2014
The Real Estate industry magazine Fastighetssverige has listed last year's most successful real estate practices. Hannes Snellman...
5 June 2014
5 June 2014
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to APG Asset Management N.V. in its acquisition of approximately 22.8% of the shares in Finland'...
27 May 2014
27 May 2014
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Ahlström Capital in its acquisition of Destia Ltd from the State of Finland for 148 MEUR. Our...
21 May 2014
21 May 2014
Kauppalehti 21.5.2014
9 May 2014
24 June 2013
Recent M&A references.
11 April 2014
11 April 2014
We are very pleased to announce that our specialist partner, Mika Pohjonen, has been elected as the new Chairman of the Board of...
10 April 2014
10 April 2014
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Advent International, ATP and Bain Capital in their acquisition of Nets. Nets is a leading...
1 April 2014
1 April 2014
Established in 2005, the Client Choice awards recognises those law firms and partners around the world that stand apart for the...
28 March 2014
28 March 2014
The Court of Justice of the European Union to decide whether the limitation of the application of an EU Member State’s national...
27 March 2014
27 March 2014
This article first appeared in The Tax Disputes and Litigation Review, 2nd edition, published by Law Business Research Ltd in...
18 March 2014
19 March 2014
Both the EU and US, in addition to Canada and Japan, have yesterday (17 March 2014) imposed sanctions against certain Russian and...
3 March 2014
3 March 2014
We are pleased to announce that the following experienced Hannes Snellman lawyers have been promoted to managing associates and...
25 February 2014
25 February 2014
The Finnish Subsidy Act (1396/2010) introduces a feed-in tariff system which currently guarantees a minimum target price to...
10 January 2014
10 January 2014
Hannes Snellman’s Tapio Teräkivi advised Fortum in its divestment of the Tohkoja pre-construction stage wind power project to wpd...
7 January 2014
7 January 2014
Hannes Snellman Helsinki has moved to new premises as of the beginning of 2014. Please note that only our street address has...
4 January 2014
4 January 2014
We mourn the loss of our dear colleague Ola Ilebrand on 4 January 2014. Just a few weeks ago Ola won the last of his many...
3 January 2014
3 January 2014
Hannes Snellman has been elected as the legal advisor to the Finnish Transport Agency in connection with the new PPP project for...
18 December 2013
18 December 2013
Hannes Snellman has promoted Sonja Siggberg to partner as of 1 January 2014. Sonja is based in Helsinki and has worked for Hannes...
18 December 2013
18 December 2013
Klaus Metsä-Simola has joined Hannes Snellman as a counsel. Klaus has cutting-edge environmental law expertise and has been...
10 December 2013
10 December 2013
We believe in being a good corporate citizen and working on a common goal within the Corporate Social Responsibility efforts....
3 December 2013
3 December 2013
Valedo, an independent Swedish private equity group investing in high-quality small/mid cap companies in the Nordic region, has...
18 November 2013
18 November 2013
We are pleased to announce that Tapio Teräkivi joins Hannes Snellman as a new partner, as of 18 November 2013. Tapio has...
18 October 2013
18 October 2013
A Japanese internet and telecommunications company SoftBank Corp. and a Japanese gaming company GungHo Online Entertainment, Inc...
8 October 2013
8 October 2013
Saxo Bank sells Saxo Properties to Aberdeen Asset Management Saxo Bank, a leading international investment bank located in...
23 September 2013
23 September 2013
Anna-Maria Tamminen, a Senior Associate in our Disputes Resolution practice has been selected as one of the four new co-Chairs of...
5 September 2013
5 September 2013
Hannes Snellman acts as Finnish Counsel to Microsoft Corporation in its EUR 5.44 billion acquisition of Nokia Devices &...
26 August 2013
26 August 2013
Heineken International B.V. has on 23 August completed the sale of Oy Hartwall Ab to Royal Unibrew A/S (value approximately EUR...
10 June 2013
10 June 2013
Hannes Snellman acted as lead counsel to Ahlstrom Corporation when Munksjö AB and Ahlstrom Corporation agreed that Ahlstrom will...
24 May 2013
24 May 2013
It is our honour to inform, that Antti Heikinheimo, our partner in the Dispute Resolution group in Helsinki, has been awarded the...
3 May 2013
3 May 2013
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Intellectual Ventures, a leading invention capital company with one of the world’s largest...
29 April 2013
29 April 2013
At the IFLR 2013 European Awards, held on Wednesday 10 April 2013 in London, the combination of ThyssenKrupp's stainless steel...
24 April 2013
24 April 2013
Global Legal Insights – Merger Control 2nd Edition has been published by Global Legal Group Ltd. The Sweden chapter was...
15 April 2013
15 April 2013
Hannes Snellman is pleased to announce that Merja Heikkinen, a legal assistant in our Dispute Resolution group in Helsinki, has...
22 March 2013
22 March 2013
This article first appeared in The Tax Disputes and Litigation Review, 1st edition, published by Law Business Research Ltd in...
4 March 2013
4 March 2013
Established in 2005, the Client Choice awards recognises those law firms and partners around the world that stand apart for the...
27 February 2013
27 February 2013
This year’s Chambers Europe Awards ceremony will be on Thursday, 25 April 2013, in London. Chambers shall be honouring...
21 December 2012
21 December 2012
M&A and Private Equity Expert Claes Kjellberg Promoted to Partner Hannes Snellman has promoted Claes Kjellberg in the...
21 December 2012
21 December 2012
We believe in being a good corporate citizen and working on a common goal within Corporate Social Responsibility efforts. This...
29 November 2012
29 November 2012
Finland Chamber of Commerce has appointed Mika Savola, our partner and Head of Dispute Resolution in Helsinki, as the chairman of...
17 September 2012
17 September 2012
The Ministry of Finance circulated the new draft proposal for interest deduction limitation rules for comments on 17 September...
22 August 2012
22 August 2012
Hannes Snellman is a proud sponsor of the Annual Conference of LES Scandinavia. For more information about the conference, please...
18 April 2012
18 April 2012
Ministry of Finance has requested comments with respect to the draft of Government Bill regarding a general limitation on the...
11 April 2012
11 April 2012
Hannes Snellman has been chosen as a legal counsel to the Perm Region Government for a highway PPP project in the Perm region....
5 March 2012
4 March 2012
Hannes Snellman’s 2011 portfolio of transactions includes a large number of landmark transactions across the Nordics and Russia....
16 December 2011
16 December 2011
Hannes Snellman acted as lead counsel for a consortium of 3i, Goldman Sachs and Ilmarinen in its EUR 1.54 billion acquisition of...
9 December 2011
9 December 2011
The Finnish Transport Agency (FTA) has on 8 December 2011 entered into a Public-Private Partnership (PPP) agreement with Tieyhtiö...
30 November 2011
30 November 2011
Hannes Snellman is pleased to announce that it has invited Tuire Kuronen and Anders Bygglin to join the partnership, as of 1...
7 November 2011
7 November 2011
The partners of Hannes Snellman have elected Richard Åkerman as the new Managing Partner in Stockholm, effective 1 January 2012....
28 October 2011
28 October 2011
Hannes Snellman is a Nordic law firm with a strong Russian foothold. With a focus on Transactions and Dispute Resolution, we are...
22 September 2011
22 September 2011
Hannes Snellman further strengthens it top-ranked dispute resolution capabilities by recruiting international arbitration...
1 September 2011
1 September 2011
Real Estate Transactions experts Safa Mahmoudi, Nimrod Badur and Caroline Englund join Hannes Snellman’s Stockholm office By...
30 June 2011
30 June 2011
The partners of Hannes Snellman have elected Mikko Heinonen as the new Managing Partner in Helsinki, as of 1 September 2011,...
28 April 2011
28 April 2011
Hannes Snellman is proud sponsor of the Nordea Masters tournament. For more information about the tournament, please follow the...
5 April 2011
5 April 2011
Hannes Snellman top ranked in Legal 500 EMEA 2011 Hannes Snellman has been top ranked in its key focus areas related to...
14 March 2011
14 March 2011
The International Law Office (ILO) has granted Mika Savola, Partner, Head of Dispute Resolution in Helsinki, their Client Choice...
27 January 2011
27 January 2011
Mount Everest is listed as one of UNESCO’s World Heritage Sites, and in order to preserve the regions’ unique character and...
21 December 2010
21 December 2010
In line with the Hannes Snellman tradition, we have during 2010 been involved in a wide range of pro bono work and in addition to...
23 November 2010
23 November 2010
Christoffer Saidac joins the public M&A and Capital Markets team at Hannes Snellman Hannes Snellman today announced that...
1 November 2010
1 November 2010
Hannes Snellman has been top ranked in its key focus areas related to corporate finance by the recently published IFLR1000, 2011...
15 September 2010
16 September 2010
Hannes Snellman is strengthening its Swedish operations within both equity capital markets and corporate governance by the...
19 August 2010
19 August 2010
Inspira Oy and Hannes Snellman Attorneys Ltd have been chosen as advisors to the Finnish Transport Agency in the new PPP project...
7 July 2010
7 July 2010
Renesas Electronics Corporation, a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, and Nokia Corporation, the world leader...
16 June 2010
16 June 2010
Hannes Snellman’s operation in Stockholm is further strengthened by the recruitment of Peter Forsberg as partner and head of...
10 June 2010
10 June 2010
This year Hannes Snellman is granted UNICEF Finland’s “Deed of the year” award for the firm’s exemplary pro bono work for UNICEF...
25 May 2010
25 May 2010
Hannes Snellman has been top ranked in its key focus areas related to transactions and conflict management by the recently...
27 April 2010
27 April 2010
The International Law Office (ILO) has granted Juha Lindström, Partner, Helsinki, their Client Choice Award 2010 in the...
2 March 2010
25 March 2010
Hannes Snellman has been chosen to represent the Finnish government in a new Public Private Partnership (PPP) project concerning...
25 January 2010
25 March 2010
The two NASDAQ OMX Stockholm listed global providers of technology and services for financial trading, Orc Software AB and Neonet...
13 January 2010
25 March 2010
As of 1 January 2010, Magnus Eriksson, Roger Johnson, Antti Järvinen and Fredrik Madani are new partners at Hannes Snellman....
13 January 2010
25 March 2010
Hannes Snellman's Partner, Markus Bremer, has as of 1 January 2010 taken over responsibility as Head of Employment. Markus has...
13 January 2010
25 March 2010
Hannes Snellman’s year long operation in Stockholm is now further strengthened by the recruitment of Paula Röttorp as Specialist...