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Roschier

Corporate/M&A

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What the team is known for

Market-leading team highly regarded for its cross-border capabilities and broad corporate offering. Advises private equity houses and manufacturing, industrial and healthcare corporates on carve-out sales, public tender offers and mergers. Particularly strong in cross-border mandates involving the Nordic countries and the USA.

Strengths

Clients hail the firm's cross-border capabilities: "Roschier has a good ability to assist with situations involving multiple jurisdictions."

Additionally, clients praise the firm for the quality of its work: "Not a single comma could have been done differently."

Work highlights

Advised Tieto on its multi-jurisdictional merger with EVRY within the IT sector.

Notable practitioners

A client asserts that Jon Unnérus is "very experienced and knowledgeable on private equity deals." Another client lauds him for being "extremely solution-oriented and practical, with a business-oriented mindset." Unnérus advises clients from the technology and healthcare sectors on cross-border mergers and carve-out sales.

A client praises Jouni Salmi for being "very experienced, pragmatic and easy to communicate with," adding that "he is able to explain difficult legal aspects in an understandable manner." He advises private equity houses and manufacturing and industrial companies on public tender offers and transactions. He is dually qualified to practise in Finland and Sweden. 

Interviewees single out Manne Airaksinen for being "one of the true company law experts in Finland." Airaksinen heads the firm's corporate advisory and corporate compliance and investigations practice.

Tero Jormanainen advises both domestic and foreign clients on a range of corporate matters, including carve-out sales and mergers.

Toni Siimes is noted for his broad experience, covering M&A, corporate governance and private equity transactions.

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Overview

Roschier is regularly involved in most of the major M&A deals in the region, and the firm’s broad, multi-practice, transactional competence is of utmost importance and of great advantage to the firm’s clientele in both the industrial and the investor segments.

Well known focus of practice
•    Public and Private M&A, Private Equity, large-scale and cross-border transactions
•    Boardroom and other high-end corporate advice

Key client focus
•    Large listed companies
•    PE houses
•    Banks and lending institutions
•    Leading technology and telecom companies
•    Large family owned enterprises

Special experience in
•    Complex industrial and PE transactions (both public and private)
•    Demanding corporate law advisory focusing on corporate governance, risk management and board liability for public companies; AGM matters for some 20 leading listed companies
•    Complex industrial restructurings

Members

Ihamuotila, Antti (Head of Department)

Salmi, Jouni (Head of Department)

Unnérus, Jon (Head of Department)

Airaksinen, Manne

Jormanainen, Tero

Kymäläinen, Seppo

Mokkila, Mia

Partanen, Antti-Jussi

Siimes, Toni

Wik, Jan-Anders

Wikman, Stefan

Corporate/M&A

Roschier

firm
Location

Kasarmikatu 21 A

Helsinki

Uusimaa

Finland

00130

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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


Jon Unnérus
Band 1
Jouni Salmi
Band 1
Manne Airaksinen
Band 4
Tero Jormanainen
Band 4
Toni Siimes
Band 4