Mr Christoffer Waselius > Waselius & Wist > Helsinki, Finland > Lawyer Profile

Waselius & Wist
ETELÄESPLANADI 24A
00130 HELSINKI
Finland
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Position

Partner 2014-. Practice Areas: Mergers and Acquisitions; Energy & Natural Resources; Dispute Resolution.

Career

Waselius & Wist (Partner 2014-,Lawyer 2003-, Trainee 2000-2003); Mannheimer Swartling, Frankfurt (Secondment) 2012-2013; Bongen Renaud & Partner Rechtsanwälte, Frankfurt, 2001 (Trainee).

Languages

Swedish, Finnish, English, German and French.

Memberships

Finnish Bar Association (2009); International Bar Association; AIJA – International Association of Young Lawyers, Finnish Law Society (Treasurer 2006-2009).

Education

University of Helsinki, LL.M. 2005; University of California, Berkeley Law (Boalt Hall), LL.M. 2012. Trained on the Bench, 2007.

Lawyer Rankings

Finland > Dispute resolution

Experienced arbitrator Jan Waselius heads up the dispute resolution practice at Waselius & Wist alongside litigators Bernt Juthström and Christoffer Waselius. The team has a particularly strong offering in IP-related disputes and complex commercial litigation.

Finland > Commercial, corporate and M&A

Waselius & Wist is particularly recognised for acting as local counsel on large multi-jurisdictional deals; the team also handles domestic transactions including mergers, joint ventures, buy-outs and private equity investments. Christoffer Waselius has extensive experience in advising energy and chemicals companies on corporate law issues; he jointly heads up the practice with technology expert Fredrik Lassenius.