Our bright team

While each of our lawyers is specialised in one or more practice areas, they nevertheless develop and maintain professional knowledge in general business law. We train our lawyers to be exceptionally well-rounded practitioners in order to ensure that specialisation is achieved without sacrificing the important perspective of the generalist. Strict adherence to quality is reflected in the selection and training of our professionals.

Maria Lehtimäki

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Position:
Associate
Joined Firm:
2012
Education:
University of Helsinki, LL.M. 2012
Languages:
English, Finnish, Swedish
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Practice Areas

Banking and Finance; Capital Markets; Corporate and Commercial

Career and qualifications

Waselius & Wist 2012-; Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP (2015); Law Office Heinonen & Mörä (2009–2012)

Maria advises banks, financial institutions and corporate borrowers on complex, cross-border financings and refinancings, with a focus on acquisition and leveraged finance transactions. She also has experience in transactions combining bank lending with debt issuances.

In 2015, Maria was with Cravath, Swaine & Moore in London as a Foreign Associate working on equity and debt capital markets transactions.

Member

Finnish Bar Association (2016); Finnish Law Association

Recognitions

* Recommended as “Rising Star” in Banking and finance by the Euromoney Legal Experts, 2018 and 2019.

"Excellent, very responsive and engaged."
– IFLR1000

Recent Publications

* Initial Public Offerings 2019|Finland
* Lexology – Restructuring & Insolvency in Finland
* Finance Global Guide 2018
* Finance and Secured Lending in Finland
* Finance Global Guide 2017

Laura Paalosmaa

Assistant
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