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.
Waselius & Wist’s practice covers all stages of private equity, from fund formation to investments and exits. We advise leading international and domestic private equity houses and their portfolio companies in structuring, negotiating and executing transactions, stemming from small add-ons and divestments to large cross-border buy-outs. Our private equity experience is supplemented by our leading-edge expertise in public M&A, capital markets, leveraged finance and tax. We are a member of the industry association for private equity, the Finnish Venture Capital Association.
"‘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"
"The firm’s main concern is to make things happen – it really gets to the point straight away."
"Clients speak of responsive practitioners who are “independent thinkers to whom you can entrust a lot of responsibility"
"Service at a magic-circle level, but with a local touch"
"Waselius & Wist has a very strong reputation in M&A"