Roschier > Helsinki, Finland > Firm Profile
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Roschier > The Legal 500 RankingsRoschier is known for its experience in cross-border financings and restructurings across the Nordic countries. It handles complex lending and debt capital market transactions, acquisitions, and financial restructurings, with a ‘strong focus on energy and infrastructure‘ work. The team frequently advises leading banks, private equity groups, and real estate and infrastructure investors. Helena Viita is a finance and debt capital specialist, who also works on bond financing, acquisition finance and project finance mandates. Johannes Ahti assists with acquisitions, refinancings and restructurings for corporate and real estate clients, and Jonne Järvi splits his work between domestic and cross-border transactions, project finance issues and corporate lending matters in the project, energy and infrastructure spheres. Senior associate Essi Seppä departed for Avance Attorneys Ltd in March 2021.
Helena Viita; Johannes Ahti; Jonne Järvi
‘Always good service and each team member knows what to do.’
‘Jonne Järvi is service oriented and has a pragmatic approach.’
‘Clearly knowledgeable and dedicated team with strong focus on energy and infrastructure.’
‘Deep understanding of the underlying assets and business.’
‘The team is very broad and part of the leading franchise in the Nordics. Especially the pool of senior associates is of high quality.’
‘Jonne Järvi is a pragmatic and diligent partner, while Johannes Ahti is the current team leader with market knowledge of the leveraged finance sector.’
OP Corporate Bank
IK Investment Partners
Trevian Asset Management
- Advised Bain Capital on the financing of the public takeover of Ahsltröm-Munksjö Oyj.
- Advised a syndicate of banks on funding for the acquisition of Santillana Spain.
- Advised Tornator on its green refinancing.
Finland > Capital markets Tier 1Roschier is known for its extensive experience advising corporates and private equity sponsors, investment banks, and underwriters on complex equity and debt capital markets in the Nordics. Key strengths lie in high-profile IPOs, securitisation mandates and public recapitalisations. Head of the equity capital market team Antti Ihamuotila leads on equity mandates as well as public M&A; while Helena Viita leads the finance and restructuring practice and focuses on bond, real estate and acquisition finance work. Johannes Ahti and Jonne Järvi are noted for their wide-ranging work on finance and restructuring issues, while senior associate Katri Piiparinen is noted for her strength in advising in the equity capital markets and IPO spaces. Laura Huomo has departed to Bird & Bird, and Petri Avikainen joined from Asianajotoimisto White & Case Oy in early 2022.
Antti Ihamuotila; Helena Viita; Johannes Ahti; Jonne Järvi
‘Vast experience with international clients, with domestic customers in international transactions and with listed companies.’
‘Helena Viita is very knowledgeable in the domestic bond market, having participated as an expert in the legislative preparation work aimed at growing the market. Johannes Ahti has good visibility to the market and is able to give good advice on current trends.’
‘Unique knowledge in Finland in comparison to peers. In-depth knowledge and practical experience from complex international transactions. Team is solution-orientated and always available and solving complex matters in a pragmatic way.’
‘Antti Ihamuotila is a leading capital market expert in Finland, with extensive experience in complex international mandates. Antti is very pragmatic, solution orientated and easy to work with, with high integrity, always available and delivering results.’
‘We are pleased with the highly skilled staff and their proactive approach. Also the cross-border capabilities are impressive.’
‘We have lately worked with Johannes Ahti and Jonne Järvi who both have top-notch skill sets and have great visibility to markets trends. Hence interacting with them has been very fruitful.’
‘Petri Avikainen is unique in his understanding and knowledge of the international capital markets.’
Boels Topholding B.V.
Investor consortium led by ANTA Sports Products Limited
Musti Group Oy
- Advised Neles on the merger with Valmet.
- Advised Adelis and Puuilo Oyj / Intera and Sitowise Oyj on the main list IPOs on Nasdaq Helsinki of Puuilo Oyj and Sitowise Oyj.
- Advised BNP PARIBAS and Nordea Bank Abp as the joint global coordinators and joint bookrunners of the share issuance and Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank as the joint bookrunners of Outokumpu Oyj’s private placement of new shares raising €209m.
Jouni Salmi; Jon Unnérus; Antti Ihamuotila
Other key lawyers:
‘Antti Ihamuotila is an extremely experienced lawyer with expertise from both ECM and M&A.’
‘Roschier’s key strength is overall high quality of the work and attention to details. I have worked with them multiple times and they very rarely make any mistakes – a quality that I view as important in legal matters.’
‘All individuals I have worked with have showed great availability and an attitude to go the extra mile to make sure we get the best possible outcome and meet tight deadlines.’
‘Jon Unnérus stands out for legal skills in combination with a commercial mindset.’
‘The cooperation with Roschier was seamless and very well organized. We made a huge capital market transaction and we needed the best team in Finland with broad international experience. Roschier acted as our adviser in a very critical role and in many ways enabling the transaction and managing risks related. We highly appreciate also being able to spar on strategic topics.’
‘Partner Jouni Salmi acted as our main lawyer from Roschier. Experience, strategic view and vision makes him stand out from the others.’
Suomen Autokauppa Oy
Boels Topholding B.V.
Investor consortium led by ANTA Sports Products Limited
Musti Group Oy
- Advised Neles Oyj on its €7.2bn public company merger with Valmet Oyj.
- Advised Telia Company on the €722m sale of 49% of its tower business in Norway and Finland.
Finland > Dispute resolution Tier 1Roschier handles large, complex commercial disputes, particularly international arbitrations, and also provides risk management and strategic advice, acts in project and construction-related disputes in the energy sector, and handles Finnish-Swedish cross-border arbitration work. Practice co-head Gisela Knuts is a ‘true leader‘ and specialises in complex cross-border litigation and alternative dispute resolution in the construction, engineering and energy sectors; while co-head Aapo Saarikivi is an ‘outstanding litigator‘ and has niche expertise in dispute avoidance and strategic advisory work. Investigations and compliance expert Laila Sivonen was promoted to principal associate in June 2021, while senior associates Tero Toivonen and Nika Larkimo joined from Lindfors & Co Attorneys at Law and Asianajotoimisto White & Case Oy in April and May 2021 respectively.
Gisela Knuts; Aapo Saarikivi
‘Roschier is the best firm in Finland. Counsel are sophisticated global practitioners who work very well with US companies.’
‘Aapo Saarikivi is an outstanding litigator who capably handles litigation and arbitration in Finland and around the world.’
‘The Roschier litigation team is very diverse and team work is their core strength as they enable team members of any seniority to bring valuable input to the case. The team always stays on top of their game making it easier for the client by taking on not only the core drafting work as expected but also most organizational tasks, meeting preparation and collection of information.’
‘What stood out the most compared to competitors is the unpretentious nature of the Roschier litigation team members. The practical no-nonsense approach makes collaboration easy and comfortable.’
‘Commitment to difficult tasks, ability to produce high quality of solutions even in new law areas.’
‘Unique cooperation to build winning teams among the organization, high level of knowledge.’
‘The team is really deep – Roschier Helsinki office could easily allocate three senior and two junior associates for our complex arbitration, led by partner Gisela Knuts.’
‘Gisela Knuts is a true leader of the team. Great strategist with hands on approach.’
Mash Group plc
- Advised Finnish energy company Fennovoima in relation to its EPC Contract with Rosatom for the turnkey delivery of the Hanhikivi-1 nuclear power plant.
- Represented the claimant, Lithuanian family-held investment company UAB R Investicija and related smaller co-claimants, in an SCC arbitration seated in Helsinki, under Lithuanian substantive law, against Finnish listed company Kesko Corporation relating to their joint venture in the Baltics and Belarus.
- Represented the Finnish parent company of global fintech group Mash Group plc in parallel litigation proceedings aiming for a corporate restructuring to avoid insolvency.
Finland > Employment Tier 1The employment team at Roschier is particularly noted for advising key operators in the education sector, as well as for its strength in advisory work regarding restructurings, collective bargaining issues, and occupational health and safety matters. It also covers sensitive topics including alleged workplace harassment, as well as representing corporates in employment-related arbitrations. Practice head Anu Waaralinna covers boardroom advice, restructurings and complex employment contract issues, while senior associate Mari Mohsen is a key contact regarding Finnish employment litigation.
Other key lawyers:
‘Very strong and respected team – excellent ability to handpick talent matching the client’s need and culture.’
‘Anu Waaralinna is a trusted adviser to us and a real industry thought leader.’
‘Broad team with good variety of senior experts. Active, modern approach.’
‘I have worked mainly with Anu Waaralinna and Mari Mohsen and the following applies to both: They are excellent lawyers who understand our business environment and are always ready to support and give straight-to-the-point guidance. Unlike many other law firms, with Roschier I don’t get annoying legalistic “it depends” answers, but these professionals have the integrity and seniority to weigh the risk and give clear recommendations which help us move forward.’
‘Absolutely the best in understanding the customer needs, delivering highly professional solutions and services, excellent customer care and follow-up!’
‘Anu Waaralinna is a highly professional employment lawyer who succeeds in delivering high quality services and solutions year after year, and the quality of her work is always excellent. She has an amazing ability to help the customer in very complex cases (both national and international), also supporting the customer to deal with the situation. Her work is of extremely high quality, delivery is very timely and and she is always available/reachable.’
Fennia Keskinäinen Vakuutusyhtiö (Fennia Mutual Insurance Company)
Teknologian Tutkimuskeskus VTT Oy (VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland)
Keravan kaupunki (City of Kerava)
ALSO Finland Oy
Sitowise Group Oyj
- Advised Tampere University, a major Finnish University, on numerous employment-related matters.
- Assisted VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland with various complex, high-level employment law matters.
- Advised Sitowise Group’s management on the assessment, disclosure and handling of certain employment law related cases and also advised on the relationship with the employee representatives and on organising a personnel offering with 750 participants.
Finland > EU and competition Tier 1The competition team at Roschier is a key resource for international clients on the full range of competition law matters, providing ‘seamless‘ advice across the Nordic countries, with notable strength in merger control, public procurement, state aid and abuse of dominance mandates. It is especially well regarded for its work in cartel enforcement cases, as well as its private enforcement practice. Practice head Ami Paanajärvi excels in cartel investigations and multi-jurisdictional merger control matters; she works alongside senior adviser Christian Wik, who is an expert in abuse of dominance matters and complex EU merger filings.
Other key lawyers:
‘Excellent hard (legal, both theory and practice) and soft (communication, presentation etc) skills. Seamless collaboration between practices. Always available when needed.’
Stora Enso Oyj
Eltel Networks and Eltel Group
TV4 Media AB
Port of Helsinki
- Advised Arcus ASA on the merger control and foreign direct investment approvals required for its cross-border merger with Altia plc.
- Advised the Eltel companies in the landmark cartel proceeding before the Supreme Administrative Court against the FCCA proposal to fine the company €35m.
- Advised Expretio Technologies on its successful challenge of the procurement decision by VR.
‘Roschier team takes the time to be proactive and to understand its client’s business and pain points. They provide state-of-the-art deliverables, but at the same time advise on a practical level. In addition to legal know-how, Roschier’s team has impressive technical understanding that has been a considerable advantage.’
‘Johanna Flythström has an exceptional talent to translate business objectives and technical details into contracts. Her negotiation skills have been valuable to us. Her approach is collaborative and empathic, which has proved to be very effective in complex negotiations. Johanna is a legal star and we are happy to have found her to support us.’
‘Roschier’s intellectual property practice is capable to lead and manage complex cross-border IP litigation. Their IP lawyers are pragmatic and able to communicate with non-lawyers and, especially, with the management.’
‘A wonderfully talented team with great legal minds and business acumen. The leading intellectual property practice in Finland and a key part of our multi-jurisdictional patent dispute teams. A truly trusted adviser.’
‘Johanna Lilja is simply superb! She smoothly deals and adapts as new complex legal issues arise. She is a key part of our team handling a multi-jurisdictional patent dispute.’
Merck Sharp & Dohme
The Telia Company
Procter & Gamble
Fiskars Oyj Abp
Moomin Characters Oy Ltd
Metso Outotec Oyj
HERE Global B.V.
Rovio Entertainment Corp.
Stora Enso Oyj
Gilead Sciences Inc.
Eli Lilly and Company Limited
Deutsche Telekom AG
- Represented ICOS / Eli Lilly in patent invalidity proceedings related to Eli Lilly’s product CIALIS (tadalafil).
- Represented Gilead Sciences Inc in two invalidation actions against Teva/Actavis and Mylan. The matter relates to validity of Gilead’s SPC. There were also three parallel Main Infringement and Preliminary Injunction proceedings against Mylan, Teva and KRKA before the Market Court.
- Advised Mobidiag Ltd. and its shareholders as lead counsel in the €668m sale of the company to Hologic, Inc. in 2021. Also advised Mobidiag on various technology licensing matters following up on the advisory work in establishing a joint venture agreement with Autobio Diagnostics and with negotiating an exclusive license to the joint venture (Automobi Molecular Diagnostics).
‘Good market knowledge and a possibility to advise clients to find solutions rather than just pointing to problems.’
‘The team always deliver thoughtful advice on time which makes them a highly reliable business partner.’
‘The real estate and construction practice has very good capabilities in providing advice for real estate transactions and complex construction projects.’
Deka Immobilien GmbH
AXA Real Estate Investment Managers
CBRE Global Investors
UBS Real Estate GmbH
Trevian Asset Management Oy
Warburg-HIH Invest Real Estate GmbH
eQ Finnish Real Estate
M7 Real Estate
Corpus Sireo Real Estate GmbH
Pareto Securities AB
Cromwell European Real Estate Investment Trust (CEREIT)
Royal Areena Oy
Amundi Asset Management
- Advised Altaal and Carnegie on the establishment of a new investment company and the acquisition of its first office asset under a brown-to-green investment theme with the name Green Yield.
- Advised Pareto Securities on the acquisition and subsequent property development of the SOK headquarter in Helsinki.
- Advised NREP on the approximately €90m acquisition of a head quarter level office property centrally located in Espoo, Finland from Metsä Group’s parent company Metsäliitto Osuuskunta and Mela.
Finland > Tax Tier 1Roschier is highly involved in tax-related cross-border transactions in the Finnish market including M&A, real estate and private equity matters. It also covers complex and high-profile tax disputes related to transfer pricing issues, the applicability of anti-avoidance rules and liability matters. Team head and ‘highly experienced partner‘ Mika Ohtonen covers real estate and private equity tax structuring and planning mandates, while Ossi Haapaniemi ‘stands out with exceptional expertise‘ in tax disputes and cross-border corporate transactions.
Mika Ohtonen; Ossi Haapaniemi
‘Best tax advice in Finland.’
‘Ossi Haapaniemi stands out with exceptional expertise and knowledge about tax law.’
‘The cooperation with Roschier was seamless and very well organised. We had a huge capital market transaction and we needed the best team in Finland with broad international experience. Roschier acted as our adviser in a very critical role and in many ways enabling the transaction and managing the related risks. We highly appreciate also being able to spar on strategic topics. Tax advice covered also transaction structuring.‘
‘Highly experienced partner Mika Ohtonen was the main tax lawyer on the transaction executed. Mika’s vast experience together with his strategic view was and continues to be an asset for our company.’
Esperi Care Group
Nets Holding A/S
Trevian Asset Management
IK Investment Partners
Assa Abloy AB
Stora Enso Oyj
Suomen Autokauppa Oy
- Advised Bain Capital, the lead investor in a consortium, on a recommended public cash tender offer of approximately €2.1bn for Ahlstrom-Munksjö Oyj.
- Advised Telia Company on the €722m sale of 49% of its tower business in Norway and Finland.
- Advised Neles Corporation on the merger with Valmet Oyj.
Finland > TMT Tier 1Roschier provides a wide range of advice in the TMT sector, including handling complex regulatory and compliance work, as well as technology-related disputes across multiple jurisdictions. TMT and outsourcing head Arto Linnervuo is ‘extremely knowledgeable about technology-related topics‘, especially in IT and industrial outsourcing matters, data protection work and telecoms regulations. Johanna Lilja leads the data protection practice and covers GDPR compliance work and cross-border data transfers. Miikka Konttinen is ‘very knowledgeable and practical‘ in the TMT sector, often advising energy and industrial companies on high-profile assignments, while managing partner Mikko Manner focuses on TMT commercialisation and licensing agreements. Manner also has extensive contentious and transactional experience. Senior associate Emma Swahne joined from Hannes Snellman in early 2022.
Arto Linnervuo; Johanna Lilja
‘The team is well aware of the market practice that develops at a fast pace in TMT sector. As Roschier has a good dispute resolution practice, too, they get insights into what can possibly go wrong in big IT outsourcing or project contracts, and leverage that knowledge when advising their clients in contract work.’
‘Miika Konttinen is very knowledgeable and practical.’
‘Roschier’s TMT practice and the teams led by both partners Arto Linnervuo and Miikka Konttinen are extremely knowledgeable about technology-related topics and collaboration with them has been effortless and extremely efficient in both smaller and larger engagements.’
‘Overall, I would say that the individuals at Roschier’s TMT practice, who I’ve had the pleasure of working with, have all been extremely knowledgeable and helpful. They all have been quick to understand any issues presented to them and have provided clear and quick advice.’
‘Arto Linnervuo’s unparalleled knowledge of the legal tech space and multiple years’ of experience shows in his work and makes him stand out. Arto has been a trusted adviser of my company’s IT function for a long time, which makes working with him easier, as he has the background knowledge of our company to get up-to speed and provide advice quickly.’
‘Miikka Konttinen’s previous experience as an in-house counsel gives him a better view of a company’s inner workings, as well as the challenges in-house counsels face in their jobs. This allows Miikka to give more nuanced advice, taking into account more than just the legal side of an issue. Furthermore, Miikka’s specialist knowledge of licensing related matters has proven invaluable in cases where we’ve worked with him.’
‘I’ve worked with Maiju Klemola on multiple different matters, large and small. Maiju’s knowledge of the technology sector and related legal issues is extensive. When necessary, she has been able to provide advice in a very short time without compromising on quality. Maiju’s ability to provide on-the-spot advice and her case management skills have helped us immensely.’
‘Emma Swahne is definitely a future partner, excellent individual in the field of data protection and ready to walk the extra mile for the benefit of the customer.’
Epic Systems Corporation
Bauer Media Finland Oy
Quest Diagnostics Inc.
- Advised Mobidiag Ltd., a commercial stage molecular diagnostics company, on various technology commercialisation, licensing, and data protection matters.
- Advised Metso Corporation (currently Metso Outotec) on major IT projects including a global IT outsourcing deal as well as software licensing and cloud procurements.
- Advised Fortum Corporation on an IT outsourcing deal covering public cloud management as well as application maintenance services for several hundreds of business-critical applications.
Roschier > Firm Profile
The firm: Roschier is one of the leading law firms in the Nordic region with offices in Helsinki and Stockholm. It is well-known for its excellent track record of advising on demanding international business law assignments and large-scale transactions. The firm’s focus is on long-term client relationship management and offering business-oriented solutions to clients. Roschier works actively on increasing the co-operation with its clients within all the firm’s practice areas in order to maximize the quality of its work.
Main Areas of Practice
Roschier is a full-service law firm offering a comprehensive range of legal services.
High-end services in trademark, design, domain name and copyright prosecution and portfolio management, IP valuation and IP strategy work.
Main focus on corporate governance, risk management and board liability for public companies as well as advice in public company transactions.
Corporate Compliance & Investigations
Advising corporations, sovereigns and governmental bodies on compliance and regulatory matters in the Nordic region and internationally by providing preventive counselling, remedial advice and techniques to protect commercial stakeholder value and the moral and civic integrity of clients’ officers and staff.
Advising clients in various sectors on matters relating to data protection and privacy and cyber security.
Digitalisation & TMT
All aspects of operational, regulatory, contentious and transactional technology, media and telecommunications related legal services, with both regional and global capability.
Main focus on international arbitration and complex commercial court disputes, including IPR litigation and white-collar crime as well as legal risk management, regulatory and compliance.
Services cover all legal aspects of human resources, including representation in union negotiations as well as dispute resolution.
Energy & Infrastructure
Expert advisory services for individual clients or a consortium of partners in the public and private sectors involved in significant energy or infrastructure projects, industrial production sites, datacenters, complex real estate developments or operation and maintenance projects.
Equity Capital Markets
Wide range of regulatory and transactional work, including equity capital markets issuance, IPOs, share buybacks, capital structure optimisation, fund structuring, derivatives and other equity-related instruments.
EU & Competition
Full range of competition law services, including merger control, cartel and dominance proceedings, compliance, state aid, procurement and private enforcement.
Finance & Restructuring
Wide range of complex finance- and restructuring-related matters, including for example, leveraged and structured finance transactions, bonds and other debt capital markets work as well as strategic advice to banks and management of borrowers.
Main focus on commercial business agreements e.g. purchase and supply contracts, distribution agreements, agency agreements and maintenance contracts.
Services cover the full range of intellectual property from copyright and trade secrets to patent advice including litigation.
Marketing & Consumer
Advice in all areas of marketing and consumer law, including litigation, with a strong focus on regulated industries such as the pharmaceutical, alcohol, foodstuff, daily consumer goods, tobacco and betting industries on EU and national level.
Full range of technology and business process outsourcing — expertise extending to IT, infra, HR, payroll and other outsourcing projects in business areas, including telecoms, pharmaceuticals, healthcare, banking and pulp and paper.
Tailor-made services for structuring and executing private equity transactions, also offering in-depth expertise in structured financing and lending.
Expert advice regarding the establishment and operation of alternative private investment funds, separate investment mandates and other complex investment structures.
Services cover all aspects of a transaction from its initiation to completion with extensive experience in a wide range of different industries.
Services in relation to high-end advice and transactional work in public takeovers, reorganisations and mergers and demergers of public companies.
Assisting clients on all aspects of public procurement; supporting clients in the public procurement process but also advising on related areas such as ICT, competition, intellectual property and various regulatory issues.
Real Estate & Environment
Services cover real estate acquisitions, property development, fund formation, tax and structuring, finance and environmental regulatory, processes and liability.
Tax & Structuring
Main focus on tax structuring, public company restructurings and tender offers.
Clients include leading domestic and international corporations, financial service and insurance institutions, investors, growth and other private companies with international operations, as well as governmental authorities.
Roschier has an established network of leading law firms across Europe, the US and other jurisdictions and works closely with these firms to provide its clients seamless cross-border service. The firm has extensive experience in applying joint working procedures and in acting as lead counsel in complex multi-jurisdictional assignments.
Roschier’s recent highlights include, among others,
- Acting for Neles Corporation on their EUR 7.2 billion public company merger with Valmet Corporation;
- Acting for Wolt in the EUR 7 billion sale of the company to DoorDash;
- Acting for Telia in the sale of part of its tower business in Norway, Finland and Sweden to Brookfield and Alecta;
- Acting for Adelis and Puuilo Oyj on the main list IPO on Nasdaq Helsinki of Puuilo Oyj;
- Acting for Ahlström Capital in the divestment of Destia to Colas;
- Acting for Mobidiag in the sale of the company to Hologic.
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|Mr Antti-Jussi Partanen||Partner Antti-Jussi Partanen is specialized in real estate, private M&A, private equity…||View Profile|
|Ms Katri Piiparinen||Katri Piiparinen is a Senior Associate working with Roschier’s Corporate Advisory, Public…||View Profile|
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|Mr Jouni Salmi||Partner Jouni Salmi is Head of Roschier’s Private M&A practice and co-Head…||View Profile|
|Mr Mikael Segercrantz||Partner Mikael Segercrantz is Head of Roschier’s Marketing & Consumer law practice.…||View Profile|
|Mr Toni Siimes||Partner Toni Siimes is Head of Roschier’s Energy & Infrastructure practice. He…||View Profile|
|Mr Markku Tuominen||Partner Markku Tuominen is Head of Roschier’s Brand Protection practice. He has…||View Profile|
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We respect human rights and strive to ensure that our work environment enables us to attract, retain and fully engage diverse talent regardless of race, gender, transgender identity or expression, ethnic or national origin, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, parenthood, disability, religion or belief, age or any other factor. We encourage and expect everyone to actively support and maintain an equal and supportive work environment free of all discrimination and harassment. Equality and diversity mean that people have equal rights, opportunities and obligations in all areas. It is a natural principle throughout our business operations, including areas such as recruitment, competence development and performance, and reward management.
We have a special focus on diversity and inclusion and work actively to abolish any kind of discrimination. Diversity and inclusion are an essential part of the Roschier Way guidelines and are identified as a business imperative for the firm. We work closely with our personnel to enhance and increase awareness relating to these questions. We follow our diversity plan in order to mitigate the risk of any kind of discrimination. Trainings on diversity and inclusion and human rights are offered to all personnel throughout their Roschier career path.
By engaging our people in everyday actions, and ensuring that everyone has the same opportunities, we strive to develop both our firm and the industry. The actions taken are continuously assessed, analyzed and evaluated within the framework of our annual diversity plan. We have zero tolerance for any kind of sexual or other harassment as well as reprisals, and our Roschier Way guidelines, available on the intranet, include clear instructions on how to take action.