Mr Tapio Teräkivi > Hannes Snellman > Helsinki, Finland > Lawyer Profile

Hannes Snellman
PO BOX 333
00130/00131 HELSINKI

Work Department

Real Estate, Infrastructure & Energy




Tapio heads our Real Estate practice in Helsinki. In addition, he plays an important role in Hannes Snellman’s Infrastructure & Energy practice, which is a multi-disciplinary group of experienced lawyers whose expertise cuts across capital markets, real estate, construction, environment, litigation, PPP, project finance, restructuring and tax.

Tapio has extensive experience of complex real estate transactions, development projects, as well as sale and leaseback arrangements. Tapio works with a wide range of clients, including numerous institutional investors, multinational and Nordic industrials and real estate developers. Apart from the substantial experience of the real estate sector, Tapio also has solid energy sector expertise, especially within wind power and hydro power.


English, Finnish, Swedish


Hannes Snellman 2013-
Castrén & Snellman 2009-2013
Roschier, Attorneys Ltd. 2000-2009
MBA, Cranfield School of Management, UK & E.M. Lyon, France 2004/2005
Master of Laws, University of Helsinki 2000
Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg, Germany 1999/2000

Lawyer Rankings

Finland > Real estate and construction

(Hall of Fame)

Tapio TeräkiviHannes Snellman

Hannes Snellman‘s practice acts on real estate transactions, development projects, asset management issues and construction matters for industrial clients, particularly in the energy sector; other clients include real estate investment funds, portfolio holders and constructors. The team regularly handles major portfolio transactions and M&A transactions for real estate funds. The practice is jointly led by Tapio Teräkivi, who has substantial experience in complex real estate transactions and projects in the wind and hydro-power industries, and newly promoted partner Maria Landtman.