Eerika Halme | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
Eerika Halme
Eerika Halme

Eerika Halme

Associate, Helsinki

T +358 9 228 64 354

T +358 40 7676 354 (mobile)

E eerika.halme@whitecase.com

Overview

Eerika Halme advises industrial clients and private equity firms on domestic and cross-border corporate transactions and real estate deals. She supports clients so that they can successfully complete mergers and acquisitions, disposals, joint ventures, and equity investments, often involving multiple jurisdictions. In addition, Eerika advises clients on privacy and data protection law.

Eerika joined White & Case in 2013.

Bars and Courts

  • Finnish Bar Association

Education

  • LLM, University of Helsinki, Faculty of Law

Languages

  • English
  • Finnish
  • Swedish

Experience

Capgemini Acquisition of Idean Enterprises, 2017

Representation of Capgemini SA, one of the largest technology and outsourcing service providers globally, in the acquisition of a digital design and strategy company Idean Enterprises Oy.

Tencent US$8.6 billion acquisition of Supercell equity securities, 2016

Representing Finnish mobile games company Supercell Oy and the management/founding team on the acquisition by Tencent Inc. of 84.3% of Supercell equity securities for a consideration of approximately US$8.6 billion.

Huhtamäki Oyj sale of films business, 2014

Representing Huhtamäki Oyj, a leading manufacturer of consumer and specialty packaging, on the €141 million divestment of its Films business to DBAG Fund VI, a fund advised by Deutsche Beteiligungs AG.

SSAB's recommended share exchange offer for Rautaruukki, 2014

Advising Nasdaq Stockholm listed SSAB AB in its €1.1 billion recommended share exchange offer to Rautaruukki Corporation's shareholders, including secondary listing of SSAB's shares issued as offer consideration on Nasdaq Helsinki.

Outokumpu Oyj's €665 million rights offering, 2014

Advising Nasdaq Helsinki listed Outokumpu Oyj in its €665 million rights offering.

Metso demerger, 2013

Advising Nasdaq Helsinki listed Metso Corporation in its €1 billion partial demerger in which Metso's paper, pulp and power businesses were transferred to a newly-established company, Valmet Corporation. As a part of the transaction, the shares in Valmet were listed on Nasdaq Helsinki.

Publications

  • Profit Distribution of a League Company, Annual publication of the Finnish Sports Law Association, 2013, ("Liigayhtiön tulonjako", Urheilu ja Oikeus)