Jussi Ahtola

Title: 
Counsel
Office: 
Helsinki
Telephone: 
+358 9 2288 4490
Mobile: 
+358 50 530 6422
Language: 
English
Finnish
Assistant: 
Milla Äikäs

Assistant's telephone:

+358 9 2288 4465

Assistant's e-mail:

PRACTICE AND EXPERIENCE

Jussi advises clients on all types of financing transactions, with particular focus on bank lending, acquisition financing, real estate financing, project financing and structured financing. Jussi also advises clients on general corporate and contract law. In addition, Jussi has been involved in restructuring assignments and security enforcement procedures.

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, 2017
  • Counsel to Niam in its acquisition of an office property in Helsinki, called Life Science Center Keilaniemi, from Commerz Real Investmentgesellschaft MBH, 2016
  • Counsel to Eurus Energy Holdings Corporation in its acquisition of two wind farms in Finland from Maas Capital Renewables and YARD ENERGY, 2016
  • Counsel to YIT Corporation in a joint venture with Etera, Onvest and Fennia for the implementation of the Mall of Tripla and its parking facilities, 2016
  • Counsel to Niam in its acquisition of a portfolio of six modern office properties located within the Helsinki Metropolitan Area from Elo Mutual Pension Insurance Company, 2016
  • Counsel to Niam in the financing relating to Niam’s acquisition of the Kaari shopping centre, September 2015
  • Counsel to the lenders in relation to the EUR 100 million revolving credit facility agreement of Caverion Oyj, May 2015 
  • Counsel to Valmet Corporation on its finance transactions, 2014-2015

MEMBERSHIPS AND POSITIONS OF TRUST

Member of the Finnish Bar Association.

EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND

  • Counsel, Hannes Snellman, 2014 -
  • Senior Manager, Legal Counsel, Aareal Bank AG, 2010 - 2014
  • Senior Associate, Bird & Bird Attorneys Ltd., 2008 - 2010
  • Senior Associate, Fennica Attorneys Ltd., 2007 - 2008
  • Associate lawyer, Veikko Palotie & Co Attorneys-at-Law Ltd., 2003 - 2007
  • LL.M. in International Commercial Law, University of Leicester, UK, 2004
  • Master of Laws, University of Helsinki, 2002
  • International and Comparative Law Programme, Tilburg University, the Netherlands, 2000