HPP’s lawyers and departments have once again been recognised as leaders in their respective specialist areas by the prestigious international legal directory Chambers Global in its annual guide.
HPP’s Banking & Finance, Corporate/M&A and Dispute Resolution teams were all ranked, with HPP Partners Antti Rintakoski, Andrew Cotton and Marko Wainio singled out as leading lawyers in the respective fields.
We are honoured by the recognition and see it as a reflection of the excellent teamwork and co-operation both within the respective HPP departments between HPP lawyers, as well as with our clients and peers in other leading firms.
This year’s Chambers Global rankings for HPP are as follows:
Banking & Finance
“HPP Attorneys is noted for its presence on real estate and project finance transactions. The law firm is also experienced in acquisition and corporate finance matters, in addition to refinancing mandates. The lawyers frequently act for domestic and international banks on cross-border deals.”
“Antti Rintakoski is particularly active in real estate finance transactions. He is also knowledgeable in corporate and acquisition finance deals, as well as refinancing arrangements. Clients say: ‘He is very skilled, solution-oriented and very easy to work with.’”
”HPP Attorneys has a notable practice advising corporates, investment companies, private equity houses and industrial clients. The department acts on a variety of mandates, including tender offers and auction processes. The lawyers also assist with corporate governance topics. The team has a particular focus on transactions in the energy sector.
“Andrew Cotton is qualified to practise in England and Wales as well as Finland. He advises investors and corporates on cross-border transactions.”
“HPP Attorneys Ltd is an established outfit assisting with a range of commercial disputes. The firm boasts notable expertise in employment, bankruptcy, and construction and real estate matters The firm advises on both litigation and arbitration proceedings concerning construction and shipping-related disputes. The firm also has further experience in handling tax-related cases.”
”Marko Wainio handles construction disputes and other commercial disputes. He is also a highly regarded arbitrator. ‘He’s always a pleasure to deal with. He understands our needs and business,’ a client says.”
Marko Wainio is also listed as one of the Most in Demand Arbitrators in the Dispute Resolution spotlight table.