Mr Samu Lassila > Krogerus > Helsinki, Finland > Lawyer Profile

Krogerus
Fabianinkatu 9
00130
Finland
Samu Lassila photo

Work Department

Tax

Position

Partner

Career

Samu Lassila heads our Tax practice. He is a tax professional with a particular focus on M&A. He advises domestic and international clients on tax aspects of acquisitions, disposals, internal reorganisations, and refinancing processes. He has extensive experience leading cross-jurisdictional teams. He frequently assists clients seeking advance tax rulings from the Finnish tax authorities, and with other tax processes, including tax audits and controversy. Prior to joining Krogerus, Samu worked with a Big 4 firm in transaction-related tax advisory in Helsinki and briefly in New York.

Languages

Finnish, English

Memberships

Finnish Bar Association

Education

B. Sc., Economics and Business Administration, Aalto University, 2011
Master of Laws, University of Helsinki, 2009

Lawyer Rankings

Finland > Tax

Krogerus focuses on tax-related work involving private equity, real estate and infrastructure transactions, and fund formation issues. The team has frequently assisted Nordic and European clients with inbound investments, capital market transactions and IPOs in the Finnish market. Practice leader Samu Lassila focuses on tax-related matters in relation to M&A and due diligence, while tax specialist Antti Lehtimaja covers M&A and financing work. Senior associate Vilma Piipponen acts on both international and domestic tax matters, including corporate income and transfer tax issues.