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MAGNUSSON STRENGTHENS ITS TRANSPORT PRACTICE IN FINLAND

2017-06-30

Magnusson is happy to announce that Senior Counsel Harri Parkkinen has joined Magnusson as of 27 June.

Harri is a former Partner of H & P Bureau limited partnership and holds the Licentiate of Laws (LL.Lic) and eMBA degrees. He  has also worked as an in-house lawyer, Manager in charge of the Insurance, Claims and Credit Department at Wilson Finland Ltd, the Managing Director and Legal Counsel at Oy Lars Krogius Ab and the Managing Director and Legal Counsel at Verus Nordica Ltd.

Harri specializes in transport and maritime law as well as insurance issues and international trade contracts, and has 30 years’ experience of advising on transport industry. He is also familiar with transport risks concerning the trade and shipments to the Russian market.

Harri will work closely with Magnusson’s insurance team, headed by Senior Counsel Mika Laapotti, and the M&A team, headed by Heikki Wide and Tomi Merenheimo. Senior Adviser Timo Sipi who joined Magnusson in April 2017 will also be part of the transport team. Timo focuses on both domestic and cross-border contracts and has experience in advising on international projects in transport industry.

“We have in-depth knowledge in logistics, transport, shipping and related insurance law, and we advise our clients on all legal matters of international maritime and transport law. I am thrilled about Harri joining us. We can now even better serve our clients in their business operations in transport industry”, said Tomi Merenheimo, Managing Partner of Magnusson Helsinki.

 

Contact information

Tomi Merenheimo

Attorney-at-law / Managing Partner Helsinki

tomi.merenheimo@magnussonlaw.com

M: +358 40 560 6101

 

Harri Parkkinen

Senior Counsel

harri.parkkinen@magnussonlaw.com

M: +358 50 361 5805

 

Heikki Wide

Attorney-at-law / Partner

heikki.wide@magnussonlaw.com

M: +358 40 7591 591

 

Timo Sipi

Senior Advisor

timo.sipi@magnussonlaw.com

M: +358 50 3087 686

 

Mika Laapotti

Senior Counsel

mika.laapotti@magnussonlaw.com

M: +358 40 165 7890

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