Jonne Järvi is a Helsinki-based Partner in the firm’s Finance & Restructuring practice. Jonne advises financial institutions, sponsors and borrowers in a wide range of domestic and cross-border transactions, including project finance, acquisition finance and real estate finance transactions as well as corporate lending and financial restructuring projects. He has extensive experience from energy and infrastructure related financing transactions, in particular wind energy financings. He is recognized as a leading expert in his field in Finland by international legal directories such as Chambers Global, Chambers Europe, the Legal 500 and IFLR1000.
Jonne is recognized as one of the leading Banking & Finance experts in Finland by international directories such as Chambers Europe/Global, The Legal 500 and IFLR1000.
According to clients Jonne is “a very capable partner” who has “hands-on and solution-oriented approach” and who is “very pleasant to work with” (The Legal 500, 2023). Further, Jonne is described as “a brilliant lawyer and always focuses on the underlying commercial issues and the best interests of the client” (Chambers Global, 2022); he is “solution-oriented,” and “good in negotiations and at explaining things” (Chambers Europe, 2020).
Jonne has “very good knowledge of project financing and is nice to work with” (Chambers Global, 2023). He is further described as “very active during the process and available at all times,” adding that “he gave valuable insights” (Chambers Europe, 2019) and is a “good problem solver” (Chambers Europe, 2021). Clients also appreciate Jonne’s ability to “understand the broader business perspective” (Chambers Global, 2018). One client comments: “Jonne is service oriented and has a pragmatic approach” (The Legal 500, 2022).
Jonne Järvi’s experience includes advising:
- Taaleri Energia in the EUR 287 million refinancing of a 211 MW Finnish onshore wind portfolio with UniCredit;
- Tieto Corporation in its combination with EVRY ASA through a statutory cross border merger;
- Loxam S.A.S in its EUR 970 million public tender offer for Ramirent Plc;
- Investor consortium led by ANTA Sports Products Limited in the EUR 4.6 billion public offer for Amer Sports Corporation.
Castrén & Snellman, Partner-elect (2018), Counsel (2016-2018), Senior Associate (2011-2016), Associate (2007-2011)
Nordea /Helsinki, Senior Legal Counsel, Secondment (2013-2018)
SEB /Stockholm, Legal Counsel, Secondment (2010-2011)
Member of the Finnish Bar Association
Member of the Law Society of Finland
Hanken School of Economics, M.Sc. (Econ.) (2007)
University of Helsinki, LL.M. (2005)
English, Finnish, Swedish
A brilliant lawyer and always focuses on the underlying commercial issues and the best interests of the client.Chambers Global