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Corporate/M&A

3 ranked lawyersBand 1FinlandEurope 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Corporate powerhouse renowned for its expertise in cross-border transactions. Regularly acts for domestic and foreign private equity houses, investors and technology companies. Advises on a broad range of matters, including joint ventures, divestments and tender offers. Also assists venture capital investors with financing. Increasingly active in the media and gaming sectors.

Strengths

Clients praise the team for "thinking ahead - before you say they should do something they have already started doing it."

Another client declares that "the service quality is top notch."

Work highlights

Advised Seriously Digital Entertainment and its shareholders on its EUR250 million sale to Playtika.

Notable practitioners

Erkki-Antti Sadinmaa enters the rankings due to increased visibility and strong market feedback. He assists private equity houses with acquisitions and joint ventures.

Ilkka Perheentupa is "very sharp, commercially minded, looks after his clients well, is diligent and is not afraid to give advice," according to one source. He regularly represents private equity houses and technology companies on a range of corporate matters. He also supports venture capital investors in the technology sector. He is qualified to practise in the USA as well as Finland.

Clients praise Ulf-Henrik Kull for his "vast experience and broad know-how of private equity and M&A." He advises healthcare and FMCG companies on tender offers and acquisitions.

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Overview

Avance advises parties in public tender offers and a full range of privately negotiated mergers and acquisitions, joint venture structures, and related arrangements. We appreciate the value of effective project management, and our firm has the resources and capability to coordinate projects from commencement to completion, covering strategic planning and corporate structuring, legal due diligence, negotiation and documentation, regulatory filings and communications with authorities, completion and post-completion matters, corporate governance, board advisory matters, and defense strategies.

Members

Floman, Anders

Heinonen, Elisa

Nordblad, Robin

Sadinmaa, Erkki-Antti

Sadinmaa, Erkki-Antti

Siniketo, Topi

Söderblom, Björn

Sundström, Rasmus

Suominen, Sampsa

Tahkokallio, Henrikki

Wallin, Carl-Henrik

Clients

Addtech AB

Adelis Equity Partners AB

Alfa Laval AB

Alma Media Oyj

Altor Equity Partners

Ardian

Bravida

CapMan Oyj

CVC Capital Partners

Elenia Oy

Galena Pharma Oy

KKR

Loimua Oy

Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets (MIRA)

MB Funds

Nordic Capital

Nordlcoud Oy

Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan

PNM-Holding Oy

Procuritas AB

Reworks

Ruukki/SSAB

Seligson & Co Fund Management Plc

Sievi Capital

Tradeka-Yhtiöt Oy

Uniper

Vapo Oy

Verso Capital

Industries

Energy and Infrastructure

Games and Entertainment

Healthcare

Investment Funds

Life Sciences

Media and Communications

Policy and Regulation

Private Equity

Real Estate and Construction

Technology and Innovations

Venture Capital

Corporate/M&A

Avance Attorneys

firm
Location

Mannerheimintie 20 A

7/F

Helsinki

Uusimaa

Finland

00100

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Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

Total 37 Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

Highlight

DIF Capital Partners to acquire Plugit

Authors: Anders Floman, Valtteri Tapala, Ada Korhonen, Noora Korpelainen

Highlight

MB Funds to sell Pinja to Norvestor

Authors: Ilkka Perheentupa, Jaakko Kuusimäki, Sonja Heiskala, Essi Paavolainen, Ella Seppänen, Jami Paturi, Laura Hartzell, Toni Kuosmanen-Hesselgren, Janina Järvi

Highlight

HiQ acquires Lamia

Authors: Rasmus Sundström, Niklas Suni, Noora Vihonen

Ranked Lawyers

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

Finland

Corporate/M&A


Erkki-Antti Sadinmaa
Up and Coming
Ilkka Perheentupa
Band 2
Ulf-Henrik Kull
Band 1