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Hannes Snellman

KUNGSTRADGARDSGATAN 20, P.O. BOX 7801, SE-103 96 STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN
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Work +46 760 000 000
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Fax +46 8 679 85 11
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www.hannessnellman.com
Helsinki, Stockholm

Sweden

Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 2

Hannes Snellman

Led by Fredrik Olsson, the team at Hannes Snellman is experienced in leveraged acquisitions, corporate lending and restructurings. Olsson and managing associate Carolina Wahlby advised Catella Bank on the mezzanine financing of Tre Kronor Property Investment and its subsequent acquisition of a portfolio of grocery properties, and managing partner Paula Röttorp  ssisted Nordea Bank with the refinancing of medical solutions company Mölnlycke.

Leading individuals

Fredrik Olsson - Hannes Snellman

Next generation lawyers

Carolina Wahlby - Hannes Snellman

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Capital markets
Capital markets - ranked: tier 3

Hannes Snellman

Hannes Snellman¬†was bolstered by the recruitment of¬†Mattias Friberg¬†in 2018¬†from¬†Roschier,¬†who leads the firm's corporate, public M&A and ECM practice; and¬†Mikael Klang¬†from¬†Kanter Advokatbyr√• KB¬†in 2019. The team counts issuers and financial advisers as clients; EQT Partners and Transcom are notable examples. S√∂ren Lindstr√∂m¬†recently advised real estate company¬†NP3 Fastigheter on a ‚ā¨28m rights issuance; and Lindstr√∂m and¬†Christoffer Saidac¬†acted as lead counsel for Melker Sch√∂rling on a public cash offer by Sch√∂rling & Partners.

Leading individuals

Sören Lindström - Hannes Snellman

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 3

Hannes Snellman

Hannes Snellman fields specialists in private and public M&A, corporate advice and equity capital markets, and regularly takes a cross-departmental approach to matters, working closely with the banking and finance, employment and IP groups. Claes Kjellberg advised Max Hansson, the founder of PayEx, on its sale to Swedbank; other clients include EQT and Fazer Group. Richard Åkerman heads up the private M&A practice, while Mattias Friberg leads the corporate, public M&A, and equity capital markets team; Friberg joined in 2018 from Roschier. Sören Lindström is also a key name to note.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 4

Hannes Snellman

The team at Hannes Snellman was bolstered in 2019 by the arrival of the new practice head Pontus Ewerlöf, Martin Rifall and managing associate Andreas Johard from MAQS Advokatbyrå. Newly promoted partner Anna-Maria Tamminen divides her time between Helsinki and Stockholm and recently represented the Polish government before the Svea Court of Appeal in its challenge to multiple awards regarding the alleged expropriation of foreign investments under a bilateral investment treaty. Another name to note is David Ackebo, who is also experienced in corruption investigations.

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EU and competition
EU and competition - ranked: tier 4

Hannes Snellman

The team at Hannes Snellman has experience in merger control matters, investigations relating to cartel issues, and abuse of dominance work as well as compliance and litigation expertise. Competition expert Peter Forsberg recently advised Kinnevik on merger control issues relating to the merger of Tele2 and Com Hem, and handled merger control work for EQT and Cramo. Managing associate Eric Gadman is another key contact.

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IT and telecoms
IT and telecoms - ranked: tier 3

Hannes Snellman

Hannes Snellman has a growing technology practice, which is instructed by governmental public procurement entities and companies with an IT focus. Practice head Elisabeth Hoffnell Vestin combines IP knowledge with a wide range of IT experience; she is assisting Fortum Group with its digitalisation process. Other highlights included advising Green Cargo on its IT transformation program including the outsourcing of its IT services, applications and infrastructure to Advania. Counsel Caroline Sundberg joined the team from Advokatfirman Delphi in 2018.

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Public procurement
Public procurement - ranked: tier 2

Hannes Snellman

The 'professional and fast' department at Hannes Snellman has a strong position in regulated sectors including the telecoms, public transportation and pharmaceuticals sectors. The 'experienced' Joakim Lavér assisted Stockholm's transport authority SL with the utilities procurement processes carried out for two new traffic areas. Telia and GlaxoSmithKline are also clients. Peter Forsberg is another name to note. Managing associate Eric Gadman joined Gernandt & Danielsson Advokatbyrå in 2019.

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