Heikki Wide > Magnusson > Helsinki, Finland > Lawyer Profile

Magnusson
JAAKONKATU 3
00100 HELSINKI
Finland

Work Department

Commercial, corporate and M&A, energy

Position

Attorney-at-law / Partner

Career

Heikki Wide is known for his excellent competence and capability in large transactions with cross-border elements and corporate deals.

He has solid experience in general commercial, corporate and contract law and he regularly advises international industrial companies in their acquisitions, joint ventures, financing, and business transactions.

Especially in international trade and energy business sectors, Heikki has deep understanding of transactions, and he advises both buyers and suppliers regularly on complex contract negotiations.

Attorneys-at-Law Magnusson Ltd
Attorney-at-Law / Partner: 2016 – to date

Senior Counsel: 2013 – 2016

EcoStream Oy
Director of Legal Affairs: 2008 – 2012

GT Trading Oy
Director of Legal Affairs: 2006 – 2008

Spartax Attorneys Ltd
Managing Partner: 1999 – 2006

Languages

Finnish, English, Sweden

Memberships

Member of the Finnish Bar Association

Education

University of Lapland, LL.M.: 1999

Tampere University of Technology, Engineering Physics/Applied Physics: 1991 – 1993

Lawyer Rankings

Finland > Commercial, corporate and M&A

Magnusson advises on corporate and M&A mandates, and assists with transactional work for foreign clients seeking entry to the Finnish market and various Baltic countries. It has a broad client base spanning the IT services, energy and power, general commercial, healthcare and life sciences industries; it has seen an increase in energy-related transactions and mandates involving collaboration with London and German firms on transactions, as well as an uptick in clients hailing from China and Russia. Dispute resolution lawyer Ville Salonen has a strong background in corporate and commercial work. Managing partner Tomi Merenheimo and international M&A expert Heikki Wide are also noted.