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Roschier

KESKUSKATU 7A, 00100 HELSINKI, FINLAND
Tel:
Work +358 2 0506 6000
Fax:
Fax +358 2 0506 6100
Email:
Web:
www.roschier.com
Helsinki, Stockholm, Vaasa

The firm: Roschier is one of the leading law firms in the Nordic region. The firm is well known for its excellent track record of advising on demanding international business law assignments and large-scale transactions. Roschier’s offices are located in Helsinki and Stockholm. The firm’s clients include leading domestic and international corporations, financial service and insurance institutions, investors, and growth and other private companies with international operations, as well as governmental authorities.

Areas of practice: Roschier is a full-service law firm offering a comprehensive range of legal services, with a main focus on high-end corporate advisory, dispute resolution, M&A, banking and finance, and EU and competition. The firm also has a particularly strong intellectual property and ICT practice, handling, for example, large-scale patent and other IP disputes. In addition to the above-mentioned areas of focus, Roschier advises on matters ranging from employment and real estate to tax and restructuring.

Roschier’s recent highlights include, among other things, acting for YIT Corporation in its proposed combination with Lemminkäinen; representing Thunder Software Technology Co., Ltd. in its acquisition of Rightware Oy; advising Nokia in its public tender offer for Comptel; acting for Nets in its acquisition of merchant acquiring business of OP Financial Group; representing Telia Company in its acquisition of Nebula Top; acting for IK Investment Partners in the sale of Evac Group; advising Fortum in the restructuring of the ownership of Fortum and the city of Oslo in Hafslund ASA; representing Danske Bank as the Sole Global Coordinator and Bookrunner on the IPO of Next Games Corporation in its listing on the First North Finland marketplace maintained by Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd.; acting for Rovio Entertainment Corporation in the IPO and listing of its shares on the official list of Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd; representing private equity group Intera Partners and Silmäasema Corporation on the IPO and listing of Silmäasema; advising Telia Finland in the lease-financing of Telia’s data centre in Helsinki; acting for CBRE Global Investors in the acquisition of the Skanssi shopping centre in Turku, Finland; representing Baltic Connector Oy related to the construction of a natural gas pipeline between Finland and Estonia; acting as a trusted advisor for Nokia Corporation in the global patent licensing and litigation project involving Apple and advising Nokia in the negotiation of the final agreements resulting in the settlement and representing Autoliv in its industry transforming project to set up a joint venture called Zenuity AB with Volvo Cars to be the world leading technology provider for self-driving cars and advanced car safety systems.

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  • Stockholm
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  • Number of lawyers: 280
  • at this office: 150
  • Languages
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Danish
  • Italian
  • Swedish
  • Finnish
  • Norwegian
  • Member
  • Lex Mundi

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