We were legal advisor for an investor consortium of i.a. OP-Pohjola Group and LocalTapiola Insurance Companies, in a transaction comprising the construction of REDI Shopping Centre.
The Helsinki District Court found that Finnish legislation was in breach of EU law. This was one of the first major cases of its kind in Finland.
We acted as local counsel for Lantmännen Ek För in its acquisition of bakery operator Vaasan Group from Lion Capital.
We acted as the legal advisor to LBBW Landesbank Baden-Württemberg in Finland’s first wind power project implemented using project financing.
We acted as the buyer’s legal advisor in a transaction that involved the acquisition of 100% of the shares in Meyer Turku Oy, formerly STX Finland Oy, from STX Europe AS.
We advised DNA Oy in a transaction in which DNA Oy and TeliaSonera Finland Oyj established a joint venture under the name Suomen Yhteisverkko Oy.
Renowned British law publication The Lawyer awarded Castrén & Snellman with the title of Law Firm of the Year: The Nordics at its 2014 European Awards.