Dispute Resolution and Conflict Management Services

Teemu Taxell

Partner, Attorney-at-Law

Contact details: teemu.taxell@lindforsco.com Tel. +358 20 762 2517 Mobile +358 50 599 7473

Mr. Teemu Taxell specializes in commercial litigation and arbitration. He represents clients in domestic and international arbitrations and before Finnish state courts. Teemu’s practice covers all areas and phases of dispute resolution process from prevention and settlement negotiations through to participation in proceedings and enforcement of arbitral awards and court decisions. He has represented clients in a wide variety of business disputes relating to e.g. contract law, construction and engineering, M&A transactions, insurance, sales of goods and insolvency. He has experience also in competition law and public procurement damages cases as well as various proceedings before administrative courts. In addition, Teemu has experience of serving as a sole and presiding arbitrator in ad hoc and administered arbitration proceedings.

Teemu is one of the founding members of the Young Arbitration Club Finland. He is also a member of the Finnish Bar Association’s expert group for civil procedure.

Teemu joined Lindfors & Co in 2011 after having worked for a number of years at one of the largest Nordic law firms and completed a one-year training at the District Court of Turku. Teemu was promoted to partner in 2013.


Recent rankings

Chambers Global 2017 and Chambers Europe 2017 state that “Teemu Taxell handles disputes regarding construction and engineering, contract law, insolvency and competition law. According to clients, he is a ”very thorough, precise worker who is into the details of the case and has a very profound knowledge of the law.”” The same interviewee adds: ”When it comes to litigation in court he is very clear on the key points, analysing the law very thoroughly.

Chambers Global 2016 and Chambers Europe 2016 describe that “Teemu Taxell advises clients on domestic and multi-jurisdictional contentious cases, covering both litigation and arbitration. Areas of expertise include post-M&A transactional cases, project and construction issues, and contract disputes.

In Chambers Europe 2015Teemu Taxell enters the rankings on the back of impressive feedback”.

Listed in Best Lawyers 2015, 2016 and 2017-2018  in the practices areas of “Arbitration and Mediation” and “Litigation”

Listed in Expert Guide’s LMG Rising Stars 2015, 2016 and 2017

Listed as a rising star in the Guide to the World’s Leading Experts in Commercial Arbitration 2014