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L√ĖNNROTINKATU 5, 00120 HELSINKI, FINLAND
Tel:
Work +358 9 686 481
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Web:
www.merilampi.com
Merilampi Attorneys Ltd, Erkko Ruohoniemi, Helsinki, FINLAND

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Erkko Ruohoniemi

Tel:
Work +358 50 338 4667
Email:
Web:
www.merilampi.com
Merilampi Attorneys Ltd

Work Department

Competition and EU Law.

Position

Erkko Ruohoniemi specialises in competition law related cases, such as merger control notifications to the Finnish and EU Competition Authorities as well as cases of abuse of dominant position and cartels.

Erkko has also a wide experience in matters related to telecom and energy regulation. In addition, he advises both procurement entities and private companies in public procurement issues and is co-author of a popular handbook on public procurement. Erkko is also an expert in advertising and marketing law.

Career

Merilampi Attorneys Ltd., Partner 2008 -, Lawyer 2004 - 2008, Ministry of Trade and Industry, Governmental Secretary 1996 - 2003.

Languages

Finnish, Swedish, English.

Member

Finnish Bar Association, Finnish Competition Law Association, Finnish Marketing Association.

Education

University of Turku, LL.M. 1996, Attorney-at-Law 2006.


Finland

EU and competition

Within: Leading individuals

Erkko Ruohoniemi  - Merilampi Attorneys Ltd

Within: EU and competition

At Merilampi Attorneys Ltd, practice head Erkko Ruohoniemi recently defended Finnish Post in a damages claim relating to whether the imposition of VAT on postal services violated EU law. The group also counts Kesko and Elisa as key clients and defended Länsilinja in a high-profile cartel case brought against several bus companies. Satu-Anneli Kauranen is recommended for her expertise in merger control proceedings and abuse of dominance claims.

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TMT

Within: TMT

At Merilampi Attorneys Ltd, Erkko Ruohoniemi leads the telecoms practice, while newly promoted partner Sakari Aalto is the key contact for technology and media clients.

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