Mr Mika Pakarinen > Merilampi Attorneys Ltd > Helsinki, Finland > Lawyer Profile

Merilampi Attorneys Ltd
KESKUSKATU 7
00100 HELSINKI
Finland

Work Department

Transactions and Finance.

Position

Mika Pakarinen specialises in domestic and international mergers and acquisitions and in demanding litigations and arbitration proceedings. In arbitration proceedings, Mika has acted as both counsel and arbitrator. His practice also includes contract law issues. Mika is a renowned expert in media and marketing law.

Career

Merilampi Attorneys Ltd., Senior Advisor 2020 -, Partner 2010 – 2020, Veikko Palotie & Co Attorneys Ltd., Partner 1991 – 2010, Pakarinen, Sarpaniemi & Valsta Attorneys at Law Ltd, Partner 1989 – 1991, Pello & Pakarinen Attorneys at Law, Partner 1987 – 1989, Miikka Pello Attorneys at Law, Lawyer 1985 – 1987, District Court of Loimaa, Judge Trainee 1984 – 1985.

Languages

Finnish, English, Swedish.

Memberships

Finnish Bar Association, Finnish Arbitrationa Association, IBA, IAEL.

Education

University of Helsinki, LL.M. 1983, Trained at the Bench 1985.

Lawyer Rankings

Finland > Intellectual property

The ‘highly skilled team’ at Merilampi Attorneys Ltd often represent clients before the Market Court in IP matters. It is particularly strong in advising real estate companies and leading international corporates on trade mark, patent and copyright portfolios, and often works alongside major European law firms on IP-related matters. Practice head Henrik af Ursin is noted for his breadth of experience in IP law, ranging from day-to-day advisory work to cross-border trade mark prosecution and transactional matters. He works alongside Mika Pakarinen, who is a specialist in litigation and arbitration proceedings as well as entertainment and media law.