Timo Lehtimäki is a partner in the firm’s banking and finance practice group. He has a particular focus on complex, cross-border transactions. His client roster includes numerous leading international banks, other lending entities, private equity houses and corporates whom he advises in their Finland-related matters. His key areas of expertise include conventional bank lending and ABL transactions as well as high-yield bond issuances. He has represented senior and mezzanine lenders in various distress and enforcement scenarios, including pre-pack financial restructurings.

Mr Lehtimäki joined Waselius & Wist in 2007 and was appointed partner on 1 January 2013. He has gained increased visibility in the Finnish market and has been recognised as ‘up and coming’ by both Chambers Global and Chambers Europe and a ‘rising star’ by IFLR1000.