Heikki Wide > Magnusson > Helsinki, Finland > Lawyer Profile
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Commercial, corporate and M&A, energy
Attorney-at-law / Partner
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
Director of Legal Affairs: 2008 – 2012
GT Trading Oy
Director of Legal Affairs: 2006 – 2008
Spartax Attorneys Ltd
Managing Partner: 1999 – 2006
Finnish, English, Sweden
Member of the Finnish Bar Association
University of Lapland, LL.M.: 1999
Tampere University of Technology, Engineering Physics/Applied Physics: 1991 – 1993
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.