Hannes Snellman Acts as Finnish Counsel to Microsoft in its EUR 5.44 Billion Acquisition of Nokia Devices & Services

5 September 2013

Hannes Snellman acts as Finnish Counsel to Microsoft Corporation in its EUR 5.44 billion acquisition of Nokia Devices & Services. The transaction is expected to close in the first quarter of 2014, subject to approval by Nokia's shareholders, regulatory approvals and other closing conditions. Our team of lawyers, which is led by partner Klaus Ilmonen, also includes Kaisa Fahllund, Sten Olsson, Markus Bremer, Outi Raitasuo, Mikko Heinonen and Heidi Haanpää, as well as Nina Hakkarainen, Johanna Haltia-Tapio, Lauri Lehmusoja, Micaela Thorström, Niklas Lindström, Jan Lilius, Jesper Kostiainen, Erkko Korhonen, Daniel Villareal, Victor Fagerlund, Robert Tallberg and Valentin Golovanov.