Mr Rainer Hilli > Roschier > Helsinki, Finland > Lawyer Profile

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Partner Rainer Hilli is Head of the firm’s award-winning Intellectual Property practice, which is one of the largest in the Nordic region. The practice has been recognized as the IP Law firm of the Year for Finland by Managing Intellectual Property Global Awards several times.

Rainer has more than 20 years of experience in intellectual property disputes, including civil and administrative court proceedings as well as arbitration. He has also represented clients in various fields of industry including pharmaceuticals, telecommunications, media, paper & pulp, engineering and brand intensive industries. He is frequently involved in multi-jurisdictional IP litigation. Rainer has experience from working in cross-border litigations both as lead coordinator and as lead of the national team. He has also been advising on product liability and product safety as well as regulatory compliance. Rainer’s practice also includes IP & technology driven transactions, licensing, franchising and technology transfers.

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Finland > Intellectual property

(Hall of Fame)

Rainer HilliRoschier

Roschier maintains a strong IP practice, which advises clients in the life sciences, IT and telecoms industries; key examples include Nokia, Pfizer, and Gilead Sciences. Recent mandates include providing advice on the full IP life cycle from formulation to protection, assisting with the management of trade mark portfolios, and acting in high-profile trade mark infringement proceedings. The experienced and ‘agile’ team is led by litigator Rainer Hilli; other key individuals includes Mikko Manner, who handles patents, copyright and trade secrets licensing work; and senior associate Johanna Flythström, who focuses on transactional IP matters and technology issues.