MAGNUSSON FURTHER EXPANDS IN FINLAND WITH ARRIVAL OF NEW PARTNER
Magnusson continues to expand its Finnish practice with the hiring of highly regarded Juha Taipale as a partner in the Helsinki office.
Juha Taipale specializes in contract and company law, international trade, technology business, outsourcing, M&A and finance.
He has also experience in technology related arbitration processes. Juha is recognized TMT expert and has been recommended for his technology related work in Legal 500 EMEA, Chambers and PLC Which Lawyer with client statements such as "excellent language skills and fantastic levels of availability" and "real asset". Prior to joining Magnusson, Juha has been a partner in another Finnish law firm. He also has extensive experience as an in-house counsel for a major Finnish listed company and a managing director of a successful technology startup.
"Juha is highly respected in the market for his considerable experience, client service and in-depth industry know-how. His arrival is a significant boost to our Helsinki office", comments Tomi Merenheimo, managing partner of Magnusson Helsinki.
Background: Magnusson is a full-service independent law firm with offices in Copenhagen, Gothenburg, Helsinki, Minsk, Moscow, Stockholm and Warsaw. The firm advises clients operating in the Baltic Sea Region, including local and international companies, as well as public authorities. The position of Magnusson is regularly confirmed by independent standard-setting publications (e.g. Chambers Global, Chambers Europe, Legal 500 EMEA).
Magnusson has been named Law Firm of the Year: The Nordics at The Lawyer European Awards 2011.
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