New Partner and head of Technology team

Jussi Lampinen has been appointed as Partner at Merilampi Attorneys as of 1 November 2015. Lampinen will also start as the head of our Technology team.

The newly appointed partner, Jussi Lampinen, 37, (Attorney-at-Law, Trained at the Bench) has worked as a lawyer at our Tampere office since 2007, and for the past two years he has worked as a Specialist Counsel. Lampinen has previous experience also from working as an in-house counsel and at Roschier Attorneys. Lampinen earned an international LL.M degree from the University of Leicester in 2004.

Lampinen has specialised into international contract law and technology and IT law, which makes him the natural choice for the head of Technology team. Lampinen has also managed significant mergers and acquisitions as well as litigations.

Merilampi is a law firm that always aims to provide first class legal quality and a pleasant service experience for its customer. That is how it must be. It is a pleasure to have an opportunity to work in a company that shares the same values with me. I am pleased that through my partnership I have a chance to develop Merilampi’s Technology practice. I would like us to be able to continue providing our customers with as clear advice and contracts as possible without compromising on analyticity and legal quality” says Jussi Lampinen.

Jussi has been a key player of Tampere office for years now and has successfully managed demanding assignments from various technology companies and several challenging mergers and acquisitions projects. Besides his legal skills, Jussi’s strength is his ability to internalise what customers expect from a commercial lawyer: effective and practical solutions where the customer’s business environment and objectives are taken into account. Jussi belongs to the first line up and he will continue to secure the development of Tampere office in the future”, says the head of Merilampi’s Tampere office Lassi Kettula.

Our Technology team will receive a capable and inspirational leader in Jussi – both high class expertise and proper service attitude are united in Jussi. With Jussi’s appointment, we give the signal that Merilampi desires to be the leading business law firm in the Pirkanmaa region also in the future. It is also important to us that we are better able to harness Jussi’s abilities for the whole office’s use as well as for our technology customers’ use in the Helsinki region. The significance of IPR and IT law is constantly growing so this is also about building the future of the company”, explains the Managing Partner Jussi Ikonen.

Merilampi’s Tampere office currently employs six lawyers. The office assists major companies in the Pirkanmaa economic region but also throughout Finland in their legal challenges.