Financial Services & Regulation Awards and recognition

Sorainen has been awarded the title of "Baltic Law Firm of the Year" at the International Financial Law Review European Awards in five years 2014, 2013, 2012, 2010 and 2009  for advising on the most complex and innovative international transactions in the areas of debt, equity and capital markets, project financing, restructuring and mergers and acquisitions. Read more

The Sorainen Financial Services & Regulation Practice Area is recommended by many major international legal directories. Below are some selected quotes:

"Speed, commercial understanding and competence with a true partnership across the Baltic reach," was one client's assessment of Sorainen and peers agree that the firm's regional ability stands out in a market where such capability is an important attribute: "They have become more integrated into the region and recognised by the market," says one.

"This really is an exceptional company," says a client. "I think it's a very good and well-organised team and I'm quite impressed by this company. The overall quality of the team is very high.”

One international client was impressed by the breadth of the team and how that meant they were able to get specialised advice in a range of areas from one single source.

Clients appreciate [...] "excellent command of English" and "superior service", which entails responsiveness, good communication and a client focus.

Legal 500
Sorainen’s banking and finance department ‘stands out in the region’ and gives ‘solid advice’ [...].

Sorainen is regularly instructed on cutting-edge cross-border transactions, and is trusted to act on the ‘most complicated issues’. ‘Each team member focuses on specific areas of expertise’ [...].

Sorainen provides ‘very professional’ services [...].

Chambers Europe
This team possesses far-reaching experience of asset management and capital markets work. "Task-focused" Reimo Hammerberg is praised by clients for his ability to get "straight to the point in a practical way." He is also noted as being "very commercial whilst also being knowledgeable about the intricacies of the law."

Sources say: "Sorainen represented us because the issue was very complicated, and we needed independent lawyers to look at the issue." "The firm has great experience in the field, particularly in fund structuring."

This prominent firm fields a dynamic team which is recognised for its customer-focused approach. The firm capitalises on the strong connections between its pan-Baltic offices to provide a fully integrated service across the region.

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