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Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy / Eversheds Attorneys Ltd (a member of Eversheds Sutherland)

POHJOISRANTA 11 D, 28100 PORI, FINLAND
Tel:
Work +358 1 0684 1200
Fax:
Fax +358 1 0684 1201
Web:
http://www.eversheds.fi

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Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 3

Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy / Eversheds Attorneys Ltd (a member of Eversheds Sutherland)

Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy / Eversheds Attorneys Ltd (a member of Eversheds Sutherland)’s integrated M&A and finance practice, which includes managing partner Harri Tolppanen, was appointed administrator in the restructuring of Tecnotree Corporation, which had debts of €75m. It recently hired Juha Taipale and Merja Blankenstein, who joined from Magnusson and Merilampi Attorneys Ltd respectively.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 4

Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy / Eversheds Attorneys Ltd (a member of Eversheds Sutherland)

The team at Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy / Eversheds Attorneys Ltd (a member of Eversheds Sutherland) provides ‘quick response times and excellent value for money’ and is noted for its ‘strategic planning’. It advised Finnvera on the divestment of 80% of Seed Fund Vera to Innovestor Kasvurahasto I. Juha Taipale joined from Magnusson and Merja Blankenstein joined from Merilampi Attorneys Ltd.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 3

Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy / Eversheds Attorneys Ltd (a member of Eversheds Sutherland)

Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy / Eversheds Attorneys Ltd (a member of Eversheds Sutherland)’s dispute resolution practice is ‘worth every penny’. It defended the bankrupt estate of Talvivaara Sotkamo against environmental crime claims. Practice head Niina Mickelsson led the representation of nine municipalities in the asphalt cartel litigation. Janne Rainvuori is also a key contact.

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EU and competition
EU and competition - ranked: tier 3

Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy / Eversheds Attorneys Ltd (a member of Eversheds Sutherland)

Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy / Eversheds Attorneys Ltd (a member of Eversheds Sutherland)’s practice is ‘quick, reliable, flexible’ and ‘good value for money’. It acted for nine municipalities in €40m asphalt cartel follow-on damages claims. Olli Hyvönen and Marko Mononen head the team, which includes state aid specialist Kalervo Rötsä.

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Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 3

Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy / Eversheds Attorneys Ltd (a member of Eversheds Sutherland)

At Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy / Eversheds Attorneys Ltd (a member of Eversheds Sutherland), the employment department has a focus on contentious matters and represented Inwido Finland in a dispute pertaining to the termination of employment of one of its managers. Timo Jarmas heads the practice alongside new arrival Heikki Tuomela.

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Intellectual property
Intellectual property - ranked: tier 2

Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy / Eversheds Attorneys Ltd (a member of Eversheds Sutherland)

Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy / Eversheds Attorneys Ltd (a member of Eversheds Sutherland)’s IP practice provides an ‘outstanding’ service and represented Julius Sämann against Jiffel Entertainment in an infringement action concerning the Wunder-Baum trade mark. Tuukka Airaksinen recently joined from Krogerus. Former practice head Hanna-Maija Elo and Kukka Tommila joined Properta Attorneys Ltd.

Leading individuals

Tuukka Airaksinen - Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy / Eversheds Attorneys Ltd (a member of Eversheds Sutherland)

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Real estate and construction
Real estate and construction - ranked: tier 3

Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy / Eversheds Attorneys Ltd (a member of Eversheds Sutherland)

Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy / Eversheds Attorneys Ltd (a member of Eversheds Sutherland) advised Microsoft on its €7m divestment of land, which included a former Nokia factory and office. Kai Salonen and Sirkka Terho joined from Merilampi Attorneys Ltd and Magnusson respectively. A number of partners left to form Properta Attorneys Ltd.

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TMT
TMT - ranked: tier 3

Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy / Eversheds Attorneys Ltd (a member of Eversheds Sutherland)

Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy / Eversheds Attorneys Ltd (a member of Eversheds Sutherland) provides ‘in-depth knowledge, great response times and value for money’. It is advising VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland on its 5G road safety project. Juha Taipale is a key figure in the team. Kimmo Oila joined Lexia Attorneys Ltd.

Leading individuals

Juha Taipale - Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy / Eversheds Attorneys Ltd (a member of Eversheds Sutherland)

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