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Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy / Eversheds Attorneys Ltd (a member of Eversheds Sutherland)


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Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 3

Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy / Eversheds Attorneys Ltd (a member of Eversheds Sutherland)

At Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy / Eversheds Attorneys Ltd (a member of Eversheds Sutherland), the 'highly skilled and experienced' Merja Blankenstein is 'good to work with' and heads the practice, which is noted for its ability to 'respond quickly and professionally'. The team recently advised fintech company Surimo Finance on the regulatory and contracting aspects of its establishment in Finland, and assisted Digitalist Group with the structuring of its financing including a new credit limit arrangement and security arrangement.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 4

Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy / Eversheds Attorneys Ltd (a member of Eversheds Sutherland)

At Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy / Eversheds Attorneys Ltd (a member of Eversheds Sutherland), the team recently advised Digitalist Group on its acquisition of NodeOne; Pohjolan Energia and Staffpoint Holding are also clients. The 'affordable and professional' practice is jointly led by Olli Iirola, Mika Taberman, Vesa Turkki and managing partner Harri Tolppanen, and also fields Anu Mattila and Juha-Pekka Joensuu, who joined from Hannes Snellman and telecoms contractor Cinia respectively.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 3

Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy / Eversheds Attorneys Ltd (a member of Eversheds Sutherland)

Niina Mickelsson heads the practice at Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy / Eversheds Attorneys Ltd (a member of Eversheds Sutherland), which recently defended the bankruptcy estate of Talvivaara Sotkamo in a criminal matter regarding environmental damage issues. Janne Rainvuori joined Sivenius, Suvanto & Co Oy in 2018.

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EU and competition
EU and competition - ranked: tier 3

Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy / Eversheds Attorneys Ltd (a member of Eversheds Sutherland)

The 'hardworking and easy to work with' Olli Hyvönen leads the 'very efficient' practice at Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy / Eversheds Attorneys Ltd (a member of Eversheds Sutherland) following Marko Mononen's departure to Properta Attorneys Ltd in 2018. The team successfully defended Koiviston Auto Group against allegations of cartel activity.

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Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 3

Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy / Eversheds Attorneys Ltd (a member of Eversheds Sutherland)

Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy / Eversheds Attorneys Ltd (a member of Eversheds Sutherland) recently defended YIT Construction in criminal proceedings regarding work safety issues. Timo Jarmas, Pekka Jäntti and Heikki Tuomela jointly head the department, which is recognised for its 'wide experience and knowledge'.

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Intellectual property
Intellectual property - ranked: tier 2

Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy / Eversheds Attorneys Ltd (a member of Eversheds Sutherland)

Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy / Eversheds Attorneys Ltd (a member of Eversheds Sutherland)'s IP team is jointly led by Petteri Häkkänen and Tiina Ashorn and has significant experience in trade mark disputes. Tuukka Airaksinen, who joined from Krogerus in 2017, recently acted for Lassila & Tikanoja on its IP matters; the team also successfully defended F-Safety in a design rights dispute relating to the production of Angry Birds footwear.

Leading individuals

Tuukka Airaksinen - Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy / Eversheds Attorneys Ltd (a member of Eversheds Sutherland)

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Real estate and construction
Real estate and construction - ranked: tier 3

Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy / Eversheds Attorneys Ltd (a member of Eversheds Sutherland)

Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy / Eversheds Attorneys Ltd (a member of Eversheds Sutherland) recently advised Otavamedia on the sale of two office buildings. The practice is jointly led by Pekka Kokko and Saara Raitala, while Juha Kallioinen is the key contact for construction matters.

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TMT
TMT - ranked: tier 3

Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy / Eversheds Attorneys Ltd (a member of Eversheds Sutherland)

At Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy / Eversheds Attorneys Ltd (a member of Eversheds Sutherland), the 'agile and cooperative' team recently advised POP Pankkiliitto on the selection of a technology and systems partner for its banking service. The practice is jointly led by Juha Taipale and the 'extremely professional' Tiina Ashorn.

Leading individuals

Juha Taipale - Eversheds Asianajotoimisto Oy / Eversheds Attorneys Ltd (a member of Eversheds Sutherland)

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