Mr Jan Lindberg > Attorneys-at-law Trust. Ltd > Helsinki, Finland > Lawyer Profile

Attorneys-at-law Trust. Ltd
Erottajankatu 13
00130 Helsinki
Finland

Work Department

Corporate, Commercial and M&A, TMT, Intellectual Property

Position

Partner

Career

Jan is one of the leading Finnish experts in mergers & acquisitions, tech M&A, outsourcing, IT and other technology law matters.

He works closely in particular with patent-intensive business sectors such as telecom, high-tech, clean-tech and pharmaceutics, advising clients in different transactions and their financing, joint ventures, EPC and construction contracts, licensing, cooperation arrangements and outsourcing, as well as in contentious and non-contentious IP and technology law assignments, IT disputes in particular. In addition, Jan acts in corporate advisory roles in several start-ups, boards and management teams.

Jan has negotiated numerous international technology arrangements and transactions with top industry players in various fields of technology and in various locations from the the US to Japan. He has advised, among others, Patria, Suunto, Vapo, F-Secure, BearingPoint and many others in their transactional work in various business fields, the investment round of a leading Nordic cleantech production facility project for renewable energy, the IT infra outsourcing of a Nasdaq OMX listed Finnish company and represented a Nordic consumer brand in an unfair competition litigation in the Market Court.

Jan has been listed as one of Finland’s leading advisers in his field in several rankings and publications, including International Law Offices, Client Choice Award in Mergers & Acquisitions 2016 in Finland, Best Lawyer, IAM 250 World’s best Patent and Technology Lawyers and Chambers Europe and Chambers Global and he is the current Vice President of the IP Committee of ITechLaw and the former Vice President of the Finnish Industrial Property Association (STY).

Languages

Finnish, English

Memberships

Member of the Finnish Bar Association
International Bar Association
AIPPI
ITechLaw

Education

LL.M 2001 (University of Helsinki)
M.Jur 2003 (University of Oxford)

Lawyer Rankings

Finland > TMT

Boutique firm Attorneys-at-law Trust. Ltd primarily focuses on IT agreements, system and service procurements and deliveries, and technology disputes, acting primarily for domestic companies. The team also has extensive technology-sector transactional experience including financing and M&A experience. Group co-head Juha Taipale is particularly active in advising start-ups on matters including financing and commercial contracting work, and fellow co-head Jan Lindberg is well-known for his compliance and cloud agreement expertise.

Finland > Intellectual property

Attorneys-at-law Trust. Ltd primarily focuses on transactional IP matters including collaboration agreements, licensing work, franchising agreements and other IP-intensive joint ventures. The team is highly recommended for emerging and innovative companies in the technology sector including start-ups and tech initiatives. Jan Lindberg, who has experience in the manufacturing sector and handles cloud agreements, jointly heads up the practice with Juha Taipale.

Finland > Commercial, corporate and M&A

Boutique transactional firm Attorneys-at-law Trust. Ltd is a key contact for technology clients, and has particular expertise in distressed acquisitions and IP-driven transactions. Jan Lindberg, who provides corporate advice to clients in the pharmaceuticals, cleantech and telecoms sectors, jointly leads the team with Anne-Marie Malmberg.