The firm provides a full range of services in all fields of corporate and commercial law, with particular emphasis on capital markets, banking and finance law, mergers and acquisitions, EU and competition law, dispute resolution, tax law as well as IPR.

Capital Markets

Waselius & Wist is one of the leading law firms in Finland in capital markets. We have extensive experience in domestic and cross-border capital markets transactions, including issuance of equity and debt instruments, securitisations, public tender offers, initial public offerings, takeovers and private placements.

Our experts regularly advise domestic and international issuers, managers, underwriters and other parties on regulatory issues relating to various financial instruments and services, funds, securities trading, share buy-backs, netting, clearing and settlement as well as on related company law and taxation.

Representative cases in Capital Markets

"The team has very good industry knowledge. They work quickly and efficiently and provide clear advice.", The Legal 500

"We are very happy with these lawyers - if you send them an e-mail, you will hear back from them right away.", Chambers Europe

"'They have very good expertise', says one rival partner", IFLR1000

"'They are diligent and have a good understanding of difficult matters, so working together is very smooth' says one client", IFLR1000

"we have preferred them among competitors", IFLR1000

"the team earns praise for its high-quality client service, fast turnaround of documents and excellent availability", Chambers Europe

"The services are ‘excellent’ and ‘very competent and responsive to the needs of the client’", The Legal 500

"highly focused and capable in capital markets", Chambers Europe

"impressive international network", Chambers Europe

"even clients at competitor firms highlight the capital markets expertise at Waselius & Wist", The Legal 500

"very professional and reliable", The Legal 500

For more information, please contact Timo Lehtimäki or Maria Lehtimäki.