The Legal 500

Twitter Logo Youtube Circle Icon LinkedIn Icon
ETELÄESPLANADI 24A, 00130 HELSINKI, FINLAND
Tel:
Work +358 9 6689 520
Email:
Web:
www.ww.fi
Waselius & Wist, Lauri Peltola, Helsinki, FINLAND

Lawyer rankings

Lauri Peltola

Tel:
Work +358 9 668 9520
Email:
Waselius & Wist

Position

Waselius & Wist, Senior Counsel 2016-; Partner 2002-2015. Practice Areas: Banking and Finance; Financial Restructuring; Capital Markets; Mergers and Acquisitions; Energy Law.

Career

Waselius & Wist, Senior Counsel 2016-; Waselius & Wist Partner 2002-2015.Roschier-Holmberg & Waselius 1993 - 2002 (head of London Branch 1993, partner 1995); Procopé & Hornborg 1976 - 1992 (partner 1980, head of London Branch 1984, secondment S.G. Archibald, Paris 1980); Ministry of Trade and Industry 1975 - 1976. Joined Waselius & Wist 2002.

Languages

Finnish, Swedish and English.

Member

Finnish Bar Association; Legal Society of Finland; IBA.

Education

University of Helsinki, L.L.M. 1974. Trained at the Bench, 1977.


Finland

Banking and finance

Within: Leading individuals

Lauri Peltola - Waselius & Wist

Within: Banking and finance

Waselius & Wist’s practice has ‘great knowledge of Finnish law and the implications for cross-border transactions’. It served as Finnish counsel to Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs and UBS on the refinancing of Nomad Foods, which comprised two loans of €500m and $610m. Lauri Peltola is the practice head and Tarja Wist is ‘particularly outstanding’.

[back to top]


Back to index

Legal Developments in Finland

Legal Developments and updates from the leading lawyers in each jurisdiction. To contribute, send an email request to