MAGNUSSON STRENGTHENS ITS INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS LAW OFFERING WITH NEW PARTNER RECRUITMENT
Attorney-at-Law Ville Salonen joins Magnusson as of January 1st, 2018. Salonen will strengthen Magnusson’s international business law offering. Salonen brings new know-how to Magnusson’s sports law practice group across the Baltic Sea Region countries. Salonen also boosts Magnusson’s capabilities in contract, real estate and employment law. Salonen will operate both in Magnusson’s Helsinki and Tampere offices.
“I am very happy to join Magnusson. I come from my own firm, where I have been advising companies and sport organizations”, Salonen says. “My clients will benefit from Magnusson’s international offering and capabilities and experience in cross-border transactions”, he continues.
“We warmly welcome Ville to join us in the development of our fresh and agile international law firm. Ville has been active in the Football Association of Finland for years and is currently FAF board member. His experience and connections are a valuable addition to what we can offer to our clients”, says Tomi Merenheimo, Managing Partner of Magnusson Finland.
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Magnusson is one of the few truly international law firms present in Finland. The Finnish team (30 lawyers) provides advice to companies from start-up ventures to stock-listed companies and has been involved in numerous cross border transactions for foreign clients seeking to enter the Finnish market as well as Finnish companies expanding internationally. Magnusson also has Chinese, Arabic, Russian and French-speaking lawyers based in Helsinki. The firm is very experienced in cross-border transactions. The core legal areas are corporate and M&A, restructuring and insolvency, dispute resolution, real estate, employment and technology. In addition, the firm advises clients in other legal areas such as energy and infrastructure, intel-lectual property and banking and finance. The firm is regularly recommended by independent standard-setting publications, such as The Legal 500 EMEA, Chambers Global and Chambers Europe.
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