Mr Johan Roman > Borenius > Helsinki, Finland > Lawyer Profile


Work Department

Transactions; M&A, general corporate and contract law


Partner Johan Roman advises clients in the field of mergers and acquisitions and has more than 10 years of experience in advising leading private equity sponsors, both domestic and international industrial clients and financial institutions. He also advises on questions relating to private equity funds, fund formation, various ownership and equity structures as well as wind power projects. He has also served as an Arbitrator.


Johan has been a Partner since 2014. He also acts as the Finnish contact person for our office in St. Petersburg, Russia.


Swedish, Finnish, English, French


Finnish Bar Association


Bar Admissions 2008, Helsinki, Finland Master of Science in Economics (Accounting) 2008, Swedish School of Economics and Business Administration, Finland Trained on the bench 2006, District court of Raseborg, Finland Master of Laws 2004, University of Helsinki, Finland

Lawyer Rankings

Finland > Commercial, corporate and M&A

(Leading individuals)

Johan RomanBorenius

The ‘solid‘ and ‘practical‘ team at Borenius advises both domestic and international private equity and venture capital organisations, and increasingly acts for major clients operating in the technology, industrial and fintech sectors on cross-border transactions. Notably, it has satellite offices in the US and London, which provide extensive cross-border coverage on corporate and financing matters. M&A and private equity practice co-leader Johannes Piha splits his time between advising on private equity issues and cross-border M&A work, while co-leader Johan Roman  advises private equity sponsors on M&A. Other key names include regulatory compliance senior associate Eeva Terho, who recently joined from PricewaterhouseCoopers, and private equity transaction and investment specialist Nella Åström, who was promoted to partner in early 2021.