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Antti Alanko Becomes a Hannes Snellman Partner on 1 January 2019

10 December 2018

Helsinki-based financing expert Antti Alanko to become a partner at Hannes Snellman on 1 January 2019.

Antti Alanko’s practice focuses on all types of financing transactions with a particular focus on bank lending, acquisition financing, derivative instruments, real estate and project financing, securitisation, and structured financing. In addition, Antti has strong experience in restructuring assignments and the preparation of security enforcement procedures. Antti has a solid understanding of the market practices, and during his career Antti has advised both local and global clients in several complex and high-profile financing transactions.

We are delighted to welcome Antti to our partnership. Antti has extensive experience on a wide variety of demanding financing transactions. Clients value his legal skills and his very pragmatic approach in assignments. In addition, Antti has always been keen to broadly contribute to the development of our firm, addressing matters ranging from client relations to recruitment and leadership”, says Markus Bremer, who heads Hannes Snellman’s Finance team in Helsinki.

 “Antti is a highly appreciated lawyer with an outstanding commitment to our clients. He is praised by the clients especially about his availability and ability to take care of all the details. We are very happy to be able to promote our talents – Antti will most certainly help us to further strengthen our cross-border finance practice”, says Paula Röttorp, Managing Partner in Stockholm.

Hannes Snellman’s finance practice is recognised as a pioneer in its field, and it has vast experience in advising on leveraged acquisitions; corporate lending; asset finance and securitisation; and restructurings acting for financial sponsors, borrowers, and lenders.

For further information, please contact:

Markus Bremer, tel: +358 9 2288 4267

Antti Alanko, tel: +358 9 2288 4307

Hannes Snellman is a top-tier Nordic law firm with 300 outstanding lawyers and other professionals based in Finland and Sweden. We advise leading international and local corporations across all business sectors. Our firm has the expertise and capacity to handle any demanding local or cross-border matters in which assets are being developed, protected, financed, acquired, or under dispute. In 2019, we celebrate 110 years of offering a first-class client experience.