Mergers & Acquisitions

Our leading position on the Finnish M&A market is due to a simple, but potent formula: recognised M&A experts with a proven track record as innovators supported by Finland’s premier line-up of specialist services. As Finland’s largest M&A practice, you can rely on us to work closely with you and your other advisors to bring any deal to a successful conclusion. Measured by both deal volume and value, we are also a front-line player in the foremost Nordic, Russian and other cross-border deals.

  • Private Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Cross-Border Transactions
  • Structured Auctions
  • Real Estate Transactions
  • Public Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Buyouts
  • Business Process Outsourcing

 

The Legal 500, IFLR1000, Chambers Europe and Chambers Global consistently rank our services among Finland’s best.

The Legal 500: ‘Full-service firm Castrén & Snellman has some “exceptionally talented, hardworking and committed people”. The team is notable for its insolvency expertise, and advises industrial players and private equity houses across a swathe of industry sectors.’

Chambers Europe: ‘Market observers acknowledge this firm's flourishing practice and its lawyers' unrivalled experience. It serves an esteemed clientele. Sources say: "We were very satisfied with the firm. On issues where we needed quick advice and someone to talk to and work something out without delay, the lawyers were always there".'

References

OP-Pohjola Group Central Cooperative: Voluntary tender offer for all the shares in Pohjola Bank plc

Nordea and SEB (arranging banks): Sale of 29.9% of Outokumpu Oyj’s shares from ThyssenKrupp AG to certain investors in connection with a significant re-arrangement in Outokumpu

Gasum Oy: Acquisition of a majority stake in Norwegian Skangass’s liquefied natural gas (LNG) distribution operations from Lyse Corporation