Mathias Lindqvist > Avance Attorneys Ltd > Helsinki, Finland > Lawyer Profile

Avance Attorneys Ltd

Work Department

Mergers and Acquisitions, Real Estate and Construction

Mathias represents industrial clients and investors in mergers and acquisitions as well as real estate transactions and projects. His experience covers both domestic and especially complex cross-border transactions, but also general corporate, contract and real estate law advice. Mathias expertise within M&A and Real Estate has been recognized by all leading ranking publications (Chambers, Legal500, IFLR1000). Mathias has lived and worked in New York, St. Petersburg and Copenhagen. He holds a M.Sc. (Econ) degree in Finance.




Avance Attorneys Ltd, Partner 2011-
Hannes Snellman Attorneys Ltd, Head of Private M&A Finland (2011)
Hannes Snellman Attorneys Ltd, Senior Associate and Partner (2006-2009, 2009-2011) (St. Petersburg office 2008 and Copenhagen office 2010-2011)
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP (New York), Foreign Associate (2005-2006)
Hannes Snellman Attorneys Ltd, Associate Lawyer (2002-2005)


Mathias is a member of the Finnish Bar.


LL.M. (Corporate), New York University Law School, 2005
Master of Science in Economics (Finance), Hanken School of Economics, Helsinki, 2001
Master of Laws, University of Helsinki, 2001

Lawyer Rankings

Finland > Real estate and construction

(Leading individuals)

Mathias LindqvistAvance Attorneys Ltd

Avance Attorneys Ltd focuses on real estate transactions and financing work, handling the buy and sell-side of domestic and cross-border transactions; it has a particularly strong offering for funds, asset managers and investors. Mathias Lindqvist jointly leads the team with Christoffer Charpentier, who has experience with infrastructure projects, environmental matters and the related regulatory work.

Finland > Commercial, corporate and M&A

Corporate and commercial law and M&A are key specialisms for transaction-focused firm Avance Attorneys Ltd. The team acts for investors, businesses and private equity houses, and has particularly strong offerings in the gaming, real estate and energy sectors. Ilkka Perheentupa, Ulf-Henrik Kull, Carl-Henrik Wallin and Mathias Lindqvist jointly head up the practice, which includes Anders Floman, who is noted for his experience in the infrastructure and technology industries.