Heini Aavaranta

Title: 
Associate
Office: 
Helsinki
Telephone: 
+358 9 2288 4499
Mobile: 
+358 40 627 7911
Language: 
English
Finnish
Assistant: 
Anni Pöllänen

Assistant's telephone:

+358 9 2288 4461

Assistant's e-mail:

PRACTICE AND EXPERIENCE

Heini advises clients in the field of real estate transactions with a particular focus on infrastructure and energy related projects, as well as environmental related regulatory matters.

Heini is a member of Hannes Snellman’s cross-border Infrastructure & Energy team. Prior to joining Hannes Snellman, Heini worked as a trainee at two major law firms and at a small law office. In addition to her studies at the University of Helsinki, Heini has also studied law at the University of Lyon in France.

RECENT REFERENCES

  • Counsel to TRIUVA Kapitalverwaltungsgesellschaft, acting on behalf of an institutional investor, in the acquisition of a core mixed use building on Kanavaranta 3-7
  • Counsel to Skandia Fastigheter in its acquisition of 14,400 sqm of office property in Helsinki from TRIUVA
  • Counsel to Scandic Hotels Group in its EUR 114.5 million acquisition of Restel's hotel operations in Finland
  • Counsel to Barings Real Estate Advisers, acting on behalf of the Nordic Retail Fund in its disposal of 50% stake in the Kamppi shopping centre
  • Counsel to Niam in its acquisition of an office property in Helsinki, called Life Science Center Keilaniemi, from Commerz Real Investmentgesellschaft MBH
  • Counsel to Avant Capital Partners and Alma Property Partners I AB, a fund managed by Alma Property Partners, in their acquisition of the Ideapark Oulu shopping centre from Sukari Group

  • Counsel to Mondi Group in its acquisition of Walki Group's extrusion coating plants located in Pietarsaari, Finland and Wroclaw, Poland

EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND

  • Associate Lawyer, Hannes Snellman, 2014
  • Master of Laws, University of Helsinki, 2013
  • Associate Trainee, Attorneys at Law Borenius Ltd., 2012
  • Associate Trainee, Roschier Attorneys Ltd., 2011
  • Legal Assistant, Law office Lexmentor Ltd., 2008-2010