Castrén & Snellman

Our job is to help our clients’ business succeed in a rapidly changing world. We are a forerunner of demanding business law assignments around the world, in every field of business. We draw on our extensive top-tier expertise to tailor the ideal team to provide our clients with outstanding legal solutions and handle even the most complex modern assignments. Over a century of supporting our clients’ success has enabled us to grow into a firm of over 300 people. We are known for our straightforward business culture, the Castrén spirit, which ensures that our clients always get the best possible service. Founded in 1888, we are Finland’s oldest law firm. Castrén & Snellman was named Finland Law Firm of the Year at the Who’s Who Legal Awards 2022. For the second consecutive year, Castrén & Snellman received the award for Scandinavian Firm of the Year at the Women in Business Law Awards EMEA 2022. Over half of our work is cross border and we have global contacts with renowned law firms throughout the world. Lawyers at Castrén & Snellman have extensive experience in working with international clients. A large number of our clients are international corporations and financial institutions with interests and business activities in Finland and Europe. Our Finnish client base mainly consists of large and medium-sized companies from a diverse range of industries, who we regularly assist when they do business locally or abroad. For more information, including a complete listing of our services, visit www.castren.fi.

Recent Firm News & Legal Updates

WLG | impact

Castrén & Snellman (Finland) is incorporating climate clauses into the firm's model contracts.

WLG News

World Law Group is pleased to announce that twelve member firms have been shortlisted for the 2022 Chambers Europe Awards.

Member Firm News

The Legal 500's brand new Global Green Guide series puts a spotlight on law firms across the globe for their contribution to a green transition.

It explores firms’ work for clients in connection with climate change mitigation and sustainability, while also highlighting their own internal best practices and initiatives.

Firm Offices in Member Jurisdiction

Finland

Helsinki
All Firm Contacts Committees
Member Firm Leaders Forum
Member Firm Leaders Forum
Marketing & Business Development Professionals Forum
Marketing & Business Development Professionals Forum
Practice Groups
Dispute Resolution
Dispute Resolution
Venture Capital
Venture Capital
Banking & Finance
Banking & Finance
Aleksi Kujanpää aleksi.kujanpaa@castren.fi
International Tax & Private Wealth
International Tax & Private Wealth
Antitrust & Competition
Antitrust & Competition
Privacy & Data Protection
Privacy & Data Protection
International Corporate Transactions
International Corporate Transactions
Artificial Intelligence
Artificial Intelligence
Energy, Mining & CleanTech
Energy, Mining & CleanTech
Other Firm Members
Petteri Günther petteri.gunther@castren.fi
Anna Kuusniemi-Laine anna.kuusniemi-laine@castren.fi
Niklas Langenskiold niklas.langenskiold@castren.fi
Anna-Maarit Laurila anna-maarit.laurila@castren.fi
Heidi Paalanen-Koev heidi.paalanen-koev@castren.fi
Jerker Pitkänen jerker.pitkanen@castren.fi
Sanna-Mari Seppälä sanna-mari.seppala@castren.fi
Suzanne Simon-Bellamy suzanne.simon-bellamy@castren.fi
Christer Svartström christer.svartstrom@castren.fi
Iikka Väänänen iikka.vaananen@castren.fi