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MANNERHEIMINTIE 8, 00100 HELSINKI, FINLAND
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Work +358 9 622 6670
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Jaakko Hietala

Tel:
Work +358 9 622 6670
Email:
Bird & Bird LLP

Work Department

Real estate

Position

Real estate, construction, data centres, company law, corporate governance. Jaakko's expertise includes real estate transactions, complex development projects and advising providers of finance, as well as investors and other borrowers, in connection with real estate transactions. Jaakko also has vast experience and an outstanding reputation in advising on large scale industrial development projects, including site acquisition, construction and other development matters and environmental as well as other permitting issues.

Career

Partner and Head of Nordic Real Estate & Infrastructure Group at Bird & Bird 2008- . Previously partner at Fennica Attorneys Ltd before its merger with Bird & Bird. Member of the Finnish Bar 2000-.

Languages

Finnish, English, Swedish

Member

Member: the Association of Board Professional. Chairmanship of the Court of Appeal at the Finnish Automobile Sports Federation. Member of the Finnish Industrial Property Rights Association and Finnish Association for Arbitration.

Education

LL.M. University of Helsinki 1995


Finland

Real estate and construction

Within: Real estate and construction

Jaakko Hietala heads up the group at Bird & Bird, which advised Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance Company on its real estate transactions; other key clients include Antilooppi, Esperi Care Group and NREP. Mikko Ahonen is also a key name to note.

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