Helena Kalmanlehto > Mäkitalo Attorneys Ltd > Helsinki, Finland > Lawyer Profile

Mäkitalo Attorneys Ltd

Work Department

Dispute Resolution, Real Estate & Construction


Helena Kalmanlehto specializes in commercial dispute resolution.

Kalmanlehto’s dispute resolution assignments typically cover company and commercial law, construction law, contract law and damages, and insolvency issues. In addition, she drafts contracts and advises on real estate and construction law matters.

Kalmanlehto has extensive experience in managing various conflict situations, litigation and arbitration procedures, as well as mediation procedures.

Kalmanlehto has previously worked in other Finnish leading law firms that focus on business law. She has trained in the District Court and Court of Appeals.

Helena is a member of the Finnish Bar Association’s Committee of Mediation and Expert Team of Civil Process Law.


2021-                Counsel, Attorney-at-Law, Mäkitalo Attorneys Ltd
2017-2021         Senior Associate, Attorney-at-Law, Mäkitalo Attorneys Ltd
2016-2017         Senior Associate, Attorney-at-Law, Krogerus Attorneys Ltd
2014-2016         Associate, Krogerus Attorneys Ltd
2013-2014         Law Clerk, Eastern Finland Court of Appeal
2013                 Law Clerk, North Savo District Court
2012-2013         Associate, Krogerus Attorneys Ltd
2011                 Associate Trainee, Hannes Snellman Attorneys Ltd 
2009-2010         Paralegal, Lindfors & Co Attorneys at Law Ltd
2007-2008         Trainee, Paul Perovuo Ky, Attorneys-at-Law


Finnish, English


2016 Member of the Finnish Bar Association
2014 Trained on the bench (District Court of North Savo and Eastern Finland Court of Appeal)
2011 Master of Laws, University of Helsinki
2008-2009 University of Gothenburg, Sweden