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.
Mergers and Acquisitions
Waselius & Wist has an extensive experience in assisting our clients in challenging domestic and international transactions, including the sale, purchase and financing of companies and businesses, joint ventures, mergers, takeovers, private equity/venture capital transactions and management buy-outs. The firm takes pride in its ability to provide customised M&A services in an efficient, timely and flexible manner, always with a view to satisfying the needs of the most demanding clients. We also offer services especially tailored for small and midcap transactions where speed and light documentation is preferred.
"They are easily the best firm we have experienced in Helsinki."
"An experienced team; flexible and quickly available in urgent cases."
"It's an outstanding service. They were exceptionally responsive, they stayed on task and on budget. They gave clear advice, much more so than we usually get. We were thrilled and will retain them for future issues."
"Their advice is accurate and client-oriented. In the course of M&A, we often face unexpected issues; however, they always tailored their service in a flexible manner."
"We get great advice and service across a diverse range of areas."
"Firm founder Jan Waselius continues to command respect from sources: "He is very experienced and well connected internationally. He is trustworthy and reliable.""
"Lauri Peltola is praised for his seniority and experience."
"Jan Waselius has decades of experience working across the full range of Finnish and international corporate and M&A matters. "
"‘Focused’, ‘efficient’ boutique Waselius & Wist attracts heavyweight transactions that belie its size"
"Clients describe the firm as 'comprehensive' and 'helpful'"
"Quality work and strong transactional skills."
"Very effective and efficient"