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Hannes Snellman Recruits Experienced Real Estate Expert Tuomas Koivuniemi as Counsel

4 April 2022

Hannes Snellman strengthens its growing Real Assets Practice by recruiting experienced real estate lawyer Tuomas Koivuniemi as counsel.

Tuomas Koivuniemi has several years of experience working with real estate transactions and other real estate matters. Tuomas specialises in real estate transactions and property development and advises clients on company law as well as legal issues related to construction.

Prior to joining Hannes Snellman, Tuomas worked as a leading legal counsel in one of the biggest real estate asset management companies in Finland. He also has experience working in a large private practice and as a manager in a Big Four firm.

We are very pleased to welcome Tuomas to our further expanding Real Assets Team. The real assets sector forms a significant part of our firm’s business, and Tuomas’s expertise will further strengthen our position in the Nordic market and ensure that our clients benefit from our unique competencies in our Real Assets Service Concept”, says Tapio Teräkivi, who heads Hannes Snellman’s Real Estate Practice in Helsinki.

“I am extremely excited to join Hannes Snellman and be part of its experienced and highly regarded Real Assets Team. It is a privilege for me to have the possibility to advise clients on transactions, developments projects, and other real estate-related matters in the Nordic market alongside my talented and experienced colleagues in Helsinki and Stockholm. I am eagerly looking forward to contributing to Hannes Snellman’s and its clients’ future success”, says Tuomas Koivuniemi.

Hannes Snellman’s Real Estate Team has in-depth knowledge and experience of the entire real estate sector. The team’s offering includes transactions, property development, structuring, fund formation, joint ventures, and strategic advice. The Real Estate Practice is a part of the firm’s cross-border Real Assets Service Concept combining offerings from the environment & natural resources, infrastructure & energy, projects & construction, and real estate sectors into coordinated, multi-disciplinary advice to clients.


For further information, please contact:

Tuomas Koivuniemi
Tel: +358 45 690 9454

Tapio Teräkivi
Tel: +358 40 769 8273


Hannes Snellman is a top-tier Nordic law firm with 350 outstanding lawyers and other professionals based in Finland and Sweden. We advise leading international and local corporations across all business sectors. Our firm has the expertise and capacity to handle any demanding local or cross-border matters in which assets are being developed, protected, financed, acquired or under dispute.

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