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Work +358 9 686 481
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Web:
www.merilampi.com

Jani Ylä-Autio

Tel:
Work +358 40 769 8260
Email:
Web:
www.merilampi.com
Merilampi Attorneys Ltd

Work Department

Transactions and Finance.

Position

Jani Ylä-Autio has extensive experience in various corporate and real estate assignments. Jani, who is widely respected in the industry and among clients, has participated in over a hundred significant domestic and international corporate and real estate transactions. Jani is also the Chairman of the Board at Merilampi Attorneys.

Career

Merilampi Attorneys Ltd., Chairman of the Board 2015 -, Managing Partner 2009 - 2015, Partner 2005 - 2009, Roschier Holmberg Attorneys Ltd, Senior Associate 2000 - 2005, Nokia Oyj, Visiting Lawyer 2002, District Court of Raasepori, Judge Trainee 1999 - 2000, Merilampi Marttila Laitasalo Attorneys at Law Ltd, Lawyer 1997 - 1999.

Languages

Finnish, English, Swedish, German.

Member

Finnish Bar Association, IBA.

Education

University of Helsinki, LL.M. 1997, Trained at the Bench 2000, Attorney-at-Law 2001.


Finland

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Jani Ylä-Autio leads the department at Merilampi Attorneys Ltd, which recently advised Kesko on its separate acquisitions of Reinin Liha and Kalatukku E. Eriksson, and also counts Posti Group and telecoms company Elisa as clients. Ari Keinänen is recommended for his transactional work and Antti Kahri handles M&A matters and private equity transactions.

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Real estate and construction

Within: Real estate and construction

At¬†Merilampi Attorneys Ltd, construction expert¬†Emma Niemist√∂¬†advised Venator on the ‚ā¨400m rebuilding of its pigment plant following a fire; other transactional work for the department includes¬†assisting Niam with the¬†‚ā¨150m sale of an office property portfolio. Aberdeen Real Estate Fund Finland, YIT and Skanska are also clients.¬†Jani Yl√§-Autio¬†heads the practice and specialises in transactional work.

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