Annika Kiviharju > Mäkitalo Attorneys Ltd > Helsinki, Finland > Lawyer Profile

Mäkitalo Attorneys Ltd

Work Department

Dispute Resolution, Employment


Annika Kiviharju specializes in dispute resolution and employment law.

Kiviharju represents our customers in several areas of law, e.g. in construction, IT and other commercial contract litigation and arbitration, also acting as an arbitrator. She also assists in employment law matters such as operational consulting, co-operation procedures and occupational safety matters.

Annika Kiviharju has been listed for several years in The Legal 500, an international directory evaluating the legal profession.


2009-         Partner, Attorney-at-Law, Mäkitalo Attorneys Ltd
2004-2009 Attorney-at-Law, Krogerus Attorneys Ltd
1999-2004 Lawyer, Attorneys at law Borenius & Kemppinen Ltd


Finnish, French, English, Swedish


2004 Member of the Finnish Bar Association
2000 LL.M., University of Helsinki
1995 LèD, Université de Tours, France

Lawyer Rankings

Finland > Employment

Mäkitalo Attorneys Ltd covers day-to-day employment matters, as well as complex collective negotiation procedures and employment litigation and arbitration proceedings. The team also advises on occupational safety matters and employee privacy issues. Practice co-heads Annika Kiviharju and Marja Norrena are both highly experienced in employment disputes, collective negotiations and discrimination matters.

Finland > Dispute resolution

The dispute resolution team at Mäkitalo Attorneys Ltd focuses on litigation and arbitration cases, as well as handling conflict management issues for mid and large-sized multinational companies active in the construction and energy sectors. Team co-heads Annika Kiviharju and Marja Norrena specialise in both arbitration and litigation work, especially relating to commercial disputes.