We advise clients with disputes under various legal systems and various arbitration rules such as ICC, SCC, ICSID and the Arbitration Institute of the Central Chamber of Commerce of Finland. Our services cover the different steps of the dispute avoidance and resolution process from the drafting of dispute resolution clauses in the contract, the conduct of the arbitral proceedings to in the enforcement of arbitral awards. We have extensive experience both in domestic and in international arbitration. Based upon our experience, we can also assist in finding suitable arbitrators and expert witnesses.
Arbitration forms the core of our practice with more than 50 per cent of our turnover deriving from arbitration related work.
In addition to acting as counsel, partners of our firm act as arbitrators.
We have extensive experience in all aspects of commercial and corporate litigation before Finnish Courts of general jurisdiction as well as in the Finnish administrative courts and specialized courts of law. We advise clients in all areas of business such as contract law, construction and engineering, public procurement, intellectual property, information technology, financial services, securities law, labour law, environmental law, transaction litigation and administrative law.
White Collar Crime Defence
Our white collar crime defense practice is focused on issues involving the securities market. We also act as counsel to client companies in relation to suspects or allegations of illegal business conduct related to their business activities. We also assist client companies in their internal investigations.
General Conflict Management
We leverage our experience in dispute resolution to advise our clients on general conflict management. A significant portion of this corporate advisory work is aimed at assisting our clients to avoid future conflicts.
Corporate Advisory Services
Our corporate advisory specialists assist you through the different stages of the company lifespan (both private and publicly listed companies). Our practice consists of experienced lawyers and covers a spectrum corporate matters, such as different M&A situations, commercial contracts, compliance matters and board advisory. Our team’s focus is to provide high quality legal expertise combined with practical advice tailored to fit your business and operations.
Intellectual Property Disputes
We provide high quality legal advice in all kinds of IP disputes. We have considerable experience in representing clients before Finnish courts, and our expertise involves all aspects of a dispute from dispute avoidance to injunctions, litigation and enforcement. We have acted as counsel in cases before the Market Court as well as general courts including the Supreme Court. We also provide expertise in IP-related arbitrations, from which we have extensive experience.