Kirsi Putkonen

Kirsi Putkonen

Partner / Co-Head Corporate M&A , Finland

My service areas

  • Capital Markets
  • Construction and Infrastructure
  • Corporate and M&A
  • EU and Competition
  • Industrials
  • Real estate
  • Technology

Summary

Kirsi is the head of the Magnusson’s Oulu office in Finland. She has extensive experience in M&A and corporate law issues, and is known for her competence and capability in dealing with large transactions with cross-border elements, corporate deals and divisional carve-outs, in both the private and public sectors. She is also experienced in advising private equity and venture capital funds.

With solid experience in general commercial, corporate and contract law, Kirsi regularly advises industrial and technology companies on acquisitions, joint ventures, financing, reselling and licensing transactions. She has a particularly in-depth understanding of transactions in the technology sector, and regularly advises both buyers and suppliers on complex contract negotiations.

Kirsi also has substantial experience in public sector assignments, including restructurings and incorporations.

Professional experience

Attorneys-at-Law Magnusson Ltd
Partner: 2019 – to date

Ernst & Young Oy
Partner: 2007– 2019

Krogerus Attorneys Ltd
Attorney-at-Law: 2001 – 2007

Kaj-Olof Palm Attorneys Ltd and Keravuori & Palm Attorneys Ltd
Associate: 1998 – 2001

Kajaani District Court
Court Trainee: 1997– 1998

Education

  • University of Lapland, LL.M.: 1997
  • Trained on the bench: 1998

Languages

  • Finnish
  • English