Arvostettu Chambers & Partners on tekemänsä tutkimuksen ja asiakas- ja kollegahaastatteluiden jälkeen arvioinut Chambers Europe ‑julkaisussaan Merilammen jälleen yhdeksi Suomen johtavista asianajotoimistoista. Merilampi sijoittui rankingeissa seitsemällä oikeudenalalla. Band 2 -kategoriaan arvioitiin Dispute Resolution, Competition/European Law, Real Estate ja Employment -praktiikkamme.
Merilammen asiantuntijoita nimettiin johtavien joukkoon omilla erikostumisalueillaan. Jukka Laitasalo rankattiin Most in Demand Arbitrators -listalle Band 1:een.
"The lawyers are very receptive to feedback, and very responsive."
"Strong choice for environmental, construction and competition law disputes. Expertise also includes commercial litigation, white-collar crime cases and disputes arising from distressed situations, including insolvency. Its lawyers also assist with alternative forms of dispute resolution, including mediation."
Rankatut asiantuntijat: Jussi Ikonen, Jukka Laitasalo
"The lawyers are really good. They have knowledge about competition law and they know how authorities think; they have a lot of experience in this area."
"Our experience has been excellent - the lawyers know what we're looking for, want to narrow down the required expertise to narrow down the costs. They don't push all the services; they understand what we're looking for and deliver it."
Rankatut asiantuntijat: Erkko Ruohoniemi
"Advising clients on a range of matters linked to both transactions and governance issues. Its lawyers assist with mergers, demergers, acquisitions and disposals in a range of sectors and industries, including IT and real estate."
Rankatut asiantuntijat: Ari Keinänen
Banking & Finance
"The team was responsive, helpful and user-friendly, helping the transaction to move forward smoothly."
"Respected team offering experience acting for domestic borrowers."
"The team has a very good reputation in the Finnish real estate market."
"Compact yet strong team that draws praise for its transactional capabilities. Regularly advises on construction matters, including planning and development issues and associated litigation."
Rankatut asiantuntijat: Tommi Elo, Ari Keinänen
"To put it simply, the team is very professional and very efficient."
"Department head Heidi Hiltunen is described as having "fast responsiveness and an extremely good, customer-oriented mindset and attitude"."
Rankatut asiantuntijat: Heidi Hiltunen, Jussi Ikonen
Restructuring & Insolvency
"The department knows the business inside out and has a good hunch for how it moves. The service has been very flexible."
"Seasoned insolvency practice assisting both creditors and corporate debtors with bankruptcy and reorganisation proceedings. Additionally, its lawyers act as trustees and administrators in bankruptcy estates."
Rankatut asiantuntijat: Jukka Laitasalo