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Hannes Snellman Strengthens Its Projects & Construction Team – Samuli Pirinen Joins Hannes Snellman as Senior Associate

12 November 2018

Samuli Pirinen has joined Hannes Snellman’s Projects & Construction team as a senior associate. Samuli specialises in complex construction, engineering, and infrastructure projects. In addition, Samuli has experience in technology and equipment finance. Previously, Samuli worked as an in-house legal counsel in a global conglomerate. He has also gained experience as an in-house legal counsel in a company operating in the energy sector. In addition, Samuli has previous experience from working in private practice.

"We are very happy to have Samuli joining us. I have come across Samuli in past transactions and appreciate his calm and coherent negotiating skills. Samuli’s in-house experience is valuable to the whole team in a market space where understanding the viewpoints of employers, contractors, consultants, and lenders alike is key to successfully closing projects", says Specialist Partner Maria Landtman, who heads Hannes Snellman’s Project & Construction team in Finland.

I am very excited to join Hannes Snellman. I genuinely share the firm’s values and feel that this is a unique opportunity to move back to private practice, and to join an established and growing team”, says Samuli Pirinen. I look forward to contributing to grow the firm’s Projects & Construction practice and to deliver an excellent service to our existing and future clients”, he continues.