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Hannes Snellman Continues to Strengthen Its Finance Team – Laura Kotilainen Joins Hannes Snellman as Senior Associate

4 October 2018

Laura Kotilainen has joined Hannes Snellman’s Finance team as a senior associate. Laura specialises in financing transactions with particular focus on bank lending, acquisition financing, real estate and project financing. In addition, Laura advises clients on questions relating to general corporate, contract and commercial law, and she has been involved in restructuring assignments and the preparation of security enforcement procedures. Previously, Laura worked for another law firm in Helsinki for eight years, and she has gained substantial experience on development finance during her two-year secondment at Finnfund.

"We are very happy to have Laura joining us. Her wealth of experience in transactional debt financing is well known in the local market, and she is a great cultural fit for our team. We are confident that our clients will also come to appreciate her pragmatic and efficient way of working", says Partner Markus Bremer, who heads Hannes Snellman’s Finance team in Finland.

"I am excited to join Hannes Snellman's market leading finance practice and look forward to working together with my talented colleagues to deliver excellent service to our clients", says Laura Kotilainen.

Laura will further strengthen Hannes Snellman’s highly regarded finance practice, together with financing transactions expert Tuomas Toivonen, who recently joined Hannes Snellman as a counsel.

Press release 4 October 2018