Maria Lehtimäki has been appointed Specialist Partner as of 1 January 2020.
Maria’s practice focuses on advising financial institutions, investors and corporates on cross-border financing and capital markets transactions and related regulatory matters. She has experience in structured finance across a variety of asset classes, as well as special situation investments and distressed investments.
Maria joined Waselius & Wist in 2012 after obtaining her Master of Laws from the University of Helsinki. Maria has also spent time with Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP in London as a Foreign Associate working on equity and debt capital markets transactions. Maria is recommended as a rising star in Banking and Finance by Euromoney Legal Media Group and has won praise by clients as being “excellent, very responsive and engaged” (IFLR1000).