Ms Ulla von Weissenberg > Procopé & Hornborg > Helsinki, Finland > Lawyer Profile

Procopé & Hornborg
ETELÄESPLANADI 18
PO BOX 1077
00101 HELSINKI
Finland
Ulla von Weissenberg photo

Work Department

International Trade and Transport, Insurance, Dispute Resolution

Position

Partner, Attorney at Law

Career

Procopé & Hornborg Attorneys Ltd, Partner 2019–

Languages

Finnish, Swedish and English

Memberships

Finnish Bar Association, member of the Group of Experts of Transport and Traffic Law
International Bar Association (IBA), vice-chair of the Maritime & Transport Law Commission Finnish Maritime Law Association (CMI), board member
Finnish Lifeboat Institution, board member
Women’s International Shipping and Trading Association in Finland (WISTA Ry)
Finnish Arbitration Association
Legal Society in Finland

Education

Bar Admission, 2000, Helsinki, Finland
Master of Laws, 1996, University of Turku, Finland

Lawyer Rankings

Finland > Maritime and transport

(Hall of Fame)

Ulla von Weissenberg Procopé & Hornborg

Procopé & Hornborg handles a wide range of matters in the international trade and logistics sectors, acting for shipowners and assisting with cargo and insurance matters. Key areas of work include damage and cargo claims, newbuild contracts, vessel purchase and leasing agreements, and sanctions and trade restriction mandates. Logistics and insurance expert Ulla von Weissenberg heads up the team, while Turo Sumu is noted for his litigation and arbitration experience.

Finland > Dispute resolution

Procopé & Hornborg is particularly well-known for IP, maritime, insurance and commercial litigation as well as its track record in arbitration proceedings. Asta Siponen is experienced in contract disputes, tort law and other liability and competition law issues. She jointly leads the practice with maritime, shipping and international trade expert Ulla von Weissenberg.