Heikki Vesikansa is a partner and heads Hannes Snellman's tax practice in Helsinki. He advises clients in tax structuring of major transactions as well as in complex tax litigation engagements often involving cross-border elements and leading into significant legal precedents for Finnish tax law. Heikki is also a member in the Taxes Committee of the Finnish Bar Association as well as in the Legal and Taxes Committees of the Finnish Venture Capital Association and participates in these roles in the consultations with the Ministry of Finance for new tax legislation and with the Finnish Tax Administration for their updated guidelines for the interpretation of Finnish tax laws.