Dispute Resolution and Conflict Management Services

Tapio Rantala

Counsel, Attorney-at-Law

Contact details: tapio.rantala@lindforsco.com Tel. +358 20 762 2510 Mobile +358 50 339 2878

Mr. Tapio Rantala advises clients in all aspects of commercial litigation and arbitration, as well as corporate and commercial law. Tapio’s strength is his broad and all-round experience in commercial law. Tapio has experience, inter alia, in corporate law and corporate governance, drafting and negotiating commercial contracts, IT law, intellectual property rights and IP litigation, financial regulation, mergers and de-mergers, and insurance portfolio transfers. Moreover, Tapio is one of the few experts in cooperatives law in Finland.

Before joining Lindfors & Co in 2016 Tapio worked for several years as in-house counsel and head of corporate legal affairs at a leading financial group in Finland which also operates in the healthcare industry. Tapio has also worked at one of the largest law firms in Finland.

Tapio is member of the Finnish Sports Arbitration Board and the chief editor of a Finnish sports law journal. In addition, he has served as a disciplinarian for a Finnish sports league.

Tapio holds a Master’s degree in Laws from the University of Turku and he was trained at the bench in Tampere District Court (now Pirkanmaa District Court).