Chambers Europe listaa Merilammen Suomen johtavien asianajotoimistojen joukkoon

Merilampi on jälleen kerran listattu Suomen johtavien asianajotoimistojen joukkoon. Chambers and Partnersin vuoden 2021 julkaisussa annetaan tunnustusta useille Merilammen praktiikoille ja asiantuntijoille.

Tässä muutamia kommentteja asiakkailtamme ja julkaisun tekijöiltä.

Real Estate and Construction

“Notable practice frequently handling real estate transactions. Regularly advises on construction and development projects, including forward purchase agreements and contentious proceedings. Possesses a domestic and international client roster consisting of construction and development companies, real estate managers, investors, insurers and funds.”

“One client emphasises: ”We always get quick and helpful answers”.”

Emma Niemistö is praised for her broad practice covering all aspects of construction mandates. Her diverse work portfolio includes procurement issues, project developments and contractual disputes.”

Jani Ylä-Autio receives acclaim from clients, who enthuse that “his negotiation abilities are excellent and he always presents practical solutions”. He assists an impressive client list, including real estate investors, developers and funds, with the sale and acquisition of retail and office assets.”

Tommi Elo handles real estate finance transactions, including forward funding deals. He further advises on project developments and commercial property portfolio acquisitions.”

Competition and EU Law

“Sources say that the lawyers are ”knowledgeable, proactive and business-oriented”.”

“Advises both domestic and international companies on the full range of competition law issues.”

“Market commentators identify Satu-Anneli Kauranen as a key figure in the team and say that she is “very efficient”. She often advises on merger control filings in support of corporate acquisitions or joint ventures.”

Erkko Ruohoniemi is best known for his handling of contentious procurement matters on behalf of private or state-owned companies. He also assists with appeals against decisions made by the FCCA or the Finnish telecoms regulator.”

Dispute Resolution

“Notable team representing clients in corporate litigation, construction disputes and product liability cases. Recommended for white-collar criminal defence and follow-on damages cases. Offers expertise in a broad range of sectors, including TMT, insurance, manufacturing and real estate. Increasingly active in arbitration matters.”

Jussi Ikonen regularly handles contractual and shareholder disputes, as well as criminal cases.”

Jukka Laitasalo boasts longstanding expertise in international and domestic cases. He regularly acts as an arbitrator in commercial disputes.”

Teemu Taxell deals with commercial litigation matters, including product liability claims and breach of contractual agreements. He often acts for banking, logistics and cargo-handling companies.”

Employment and Labour Law

“One client reports that the firm ”gives reliable and practical advice in a friendly manner,” and adds: ”We get quick responses even in complex matters”.”

The lawyers are described as ”helpful and cooperative” by clients.

Heidi Hiltunen advises clients on a range of employment issues, including reorganisations, termination disputes and consultation processes. Clients say: ”She is easily approachable, she can understand the big picture and gives practical advice”, before adding: ”She communicates in a clear and understandable way and tackles all, even complex matters, with dedication and a smile”.”

Intellectual Property

Henrik af Ursin is commended for his “hands-on approach”, with one client adding: “He is fast, thorough and extremely likeable”. He assists clients with anti-counterfeiting litigation, copyright protection matters and trade secrets.”

Henrik af Ursin of Merilampi Attorneys Ltd is a well-known practitioner offering a broad IP practice. He regularly advises clients on anti-counterfeiting litigation, agreements, licensing negotiations, portfolio management and unfair competition matters.”

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