Mr Janne Juusela > Borenius > Helsinki, Finland > Lawyer Profile

Borenius
ETELÄESPLANADI 2
00130 HELSINKI
Finland

Work Department

Tax

Position

Partner Janne Juusela advises on domestic and international tax matters in corporate and personal income taxation. He specialises in tax issues related to mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructurings, international tax law and tax litigation. Janne is ranked as a leading tax lawyer in Finland. He is the head of  the firm’s Tax team.

Career

Prior to joining Borenius Attorneys Ltd, Janne worked as a tax adviser at the auditing company KPMG and in the Ministry of Finance where his responsibilities regarded the drafting of the tax legislation. Janne has been a partner since 2008.

Languages

Finnish, English, Swedish.

Memberships

Finnish Bar Association; International Bar Association; International Fiscal Association; Taxand Global Executive Committee; American Bar Association.

Education

LL.M. 1994, University of Helsinki, Finland; LL.D. 1998, University of Helsinki, Finland; Docent of Tax Law 2002, University of Helsinki, Finland; Admitted to the Bar 2007, Helsinki, Finland.

Lawyer Rankings

Finland > Tax

(Hall of Fame)

Janne JuuselaBorenius

The ‘very experienced’ tax team at Borenius covers the full spread of tax matters, including disputes, tax-related M&A transactional work for international corporates, and VAT and indirect tax advice. It is also highly regarded for its work in real estate transactions, transfer pricing issues, and day-to-day tax advisory work. Practice leader Janne Juusela has ‘excellent overall tax knowledge’, with particular strength in tax litigation and international tax planning issues, while Heikki Wahlroos advises clients 0n venture capital, private equity and M&A tax mandates. Einari Karhu focuses on international tax work, M&A structurings and ‘very sophisticated cross-border transactions’.