10.4.2015

The 2015 Edition of The Legal 500 Ranked Eight of Our Services in Tier 1

The Legal 500 EMEA has ranked eight of Castrén & Snellman’s services in Tier 1 and two services in Tier 2. The publication reviewed a total of ten practice areas in Finland this year. Our St Petersburg office’s M&A expertise was also acknowledged, maintaining its position in Tier 2. Marko Hentunen, Jan Kuhlefelt, Anna Kuusniemi-Laine, Niklas Langenskiöld, Rickard Langenskiöld, Kimmo Rekola, Tero Tuomisto and Matias Wallgren were ranked Leading Lawyers in Finland again.

The publication had, e.g. the following to say about our firm:

Intellectual Property: ‘Team head Sakari Salonen’s attention to clients is “first class”.’

Capital Markets: ‘For many, Castrén & Snellman is “the number-one firm when it comes to domestic bond issuances in Finland”. In addition to its strength in debt capital markets, the firm played a key role in most of the major Finnish IPOs in 2013 and 2014.’

Real Estate and Construction: ‘Castrén & Snellman continues to field a market-leading real estate and construction practice.’

Banking and Finance: ‘Tero Tuomisto “possesses a top-notch combination of legal expertise and market knowledge”.’

This year the Legal 500 covered the following services in Finland:


The Legal 500 is one of the most prestigious publications in our line of business, and it ranks law firms and lawyers throughout the world. The rankings are based on interviews with lawyers and their clients.

For a more detailed look at the rankings, please visit The Legal 500 website.