Teemu Taxell > Merilampi Attorneys Ltd > Helsinki, Finland > Lawyer Profile

Merilampi Attorneys Ltd

Work Department

Dispute Resolution


Teemu Taxell specialises in commercial litigation and arbitration. He has represented clients in numerous domestic and international arbitrations and in litigations before Finnish state courts. Teemu assists our clients in all phases of disputes and conflicts from prevention of disputes and negotiation of amicable solutions through to representation in legal proceedings and enforcement of judgments and arbitral awards. In addition, Teemu serves as an arbitrator.

Teemu has vast experience from a variety of business disputes relating to e.g. various types of commercial contracts, construction and engineering, M&A transactions, corporate law, insurance and insolvency. He has experience also in competition law and public procurement damages cases as well as various proceedings before administrative courts.


Merilampi Attorneys Ltd., Partner 2018 –, Lindfors & Co Attorneys at Law Ltd, Partner 2013 – 2018, Attorney-at-Law 2011 – 2012, Hannes Snellman Attorneys Ltd., Lawyer 2006 – 2011, District Court of Turku, Trainee Judge 2007 – 2008


Finnish, English


Finnish Bar Association, Finnish Bar Association’s expert group for civil procedure, member 2016 –, Young Arbitration Club Finland (YACF), founding member and board member 2012 – 2015, Finnish Arbitration Association, Finnish Association for Competition Law, Young Arbitrators Stockholm (YAS), Young International Arbitration Group (YIAG), International Bar Association (IBA), International Association of Young Lawyers (AIJA)


Master of Laws, University of Helsinki, 2005, Trained at the Bench 2008, Attorney-at-Law 2009

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Finland > Dispute resolution

(Next Generation Partners)

Teemu TaxellMerilampi Attorneys Ltd

The practice at Merilampi Attorneys Ltd is led by Jussi Ikonen and Teemu Taxell, and acts across the full range of dispute resolution matters spanning litigation and arbitration. Ikonen specialises in white-collar criminal defence cases, while Taxell has expertise in commercial litigation. Emma Niemistö is also singled out for her work in construction disputes. Clients include Nordkalk, Elisa and Skanska. The arrival of managing partner and dispute and arbitration specialist Heidi Merikalla-Teir from the Finland Chamber of Commerce has also bolstered the practice.