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Hannes Snellman Recruits Experienced Private Equity Lawyer — Erik Stenman Joins the Firm as Specialist Partner

9 November 2020

Hannes Snellman is further strengthening its Private Equity and M&A team by recruiting experienced private equity and M&A lawyer Erik Stenman as a specialist partner.

Erik has more than 10 years of experience in advising Finnish and international private equity and industrial clients in mergers & acquisitions and general corporate law. Prior to joining Hannes Snellman, Erik worked for another top-tier law firm in Helsinki for several years and also gained experience in a premier U.S. law firm in New York.

We are very excited to have Erik on board. His experience and commercial perspective in complex private equity and M&A transactions is an excellent fit for our practice”, says Partner Sten Olsson, who heads Hannes Snellman’s private M&A practice.

I am really excited to join Hannes Snellman and its highly regarded M&A team. I think this is a perfect match; I feel that my experience and drive will strengthen the team even further, and at the same this is a great opportunity for me to rise to the next level in my career. I very much look forward to contributing to the firm’s and its clients’ future success”, Erik Stenman says.


For further information, please contact:

Sten Olsson, tel: +358 9 2288 4297

Erik Stenman, tel: +358 50 586 8065


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.