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Ville Salonen
Attorney-at-law / Partner

Service areas
Commercial, Corporate and M&A, Employment, EU and competition, Media, sports and entertainment, Public procurement / Public sector, Real estate

contact information
ville.salonen@magnussonlaw.com
T: +358 207 419 500
M: +358 46 814 1441
Finland

summary

Ville Salonen has a wide experience of legal counselling in advising international corporate clients on contract law, mergers and acquisitions, employment issues and real estate matters. Ville focuses also for sports law and he is a Member of the Board of Directors at Finnish Football Association, Finland's largest amateur sports federation. 
Prior to joining Magnusson, Ville was a Partner and lawyer at Prunus Attorneys Ltd, at his own firm. He has also worked as a Partner at Ulla-Riitta Harju & Co Ltd, Attorneys-at-law and Senior Consultant at Talentor Finland Oy, an international Executive Search company operating in in Europe, Asia, North and South America.
Ville operates both in Magnusson’s Helsinki and Tampere offices.

professional experience

Magnusson Attorneys Ltd (Attorney-at-law / Partner), 2018 – to date
Prunus Attorneys Ltd (Attorney, Partner), 2010 – 2017
Prunus Consulting Ltd (Owner, Legal Counsel), 2008 – 2010
Talentor Group Oy (Senior Consultant), 2008 – 2010
Talentor Group Oy (Legal Counsel), 2008 – 2010
Ulla-Riitta Harju & Co Ltd, Attorneys-at-law (Partner), 2003 – 2008
Ulla-Riitta Harju & Co Ltd, Attorneys-at-law (Associate), 1999 – 2003
Riihimäki District Court, (Trainee Judge), 2001 – 2002
Ulla-Riitta Harju & Co Ltd, Attorneys-at-law (Legal Assistant), 1997 – 1999

education

Helsinki University, LL.M. - 1999

bar admissions

Finnish Bar Association, admitted as attorney-at-law.

languages

Finnish
English

positions of trust

Finnish Football Association, Member of the Board of Directors, 2016  – to date
Joblink Oy, Chairman of the Board, 2015 – to date
Rakennus-Grahn Oy, Board Member, 2014 – to date
Tampereen Pallo-Veikot Ry., Chairman, 2014 – 2017
Football Association of Finland, District of Tampere, Vice President, 2014 – 2016
Kotkan Kiinteistöpalvelu Oy, Chairman of the Board, 2013 – 2015

NEWS about Ville Salonen

  • MAGNUSSON SPONSORING THE WINNER OF STARTUP WORLD CUP FINLAND 2019

    Magnusson Finland is sponsoring the winner of Startup World Cup Finland 2019.

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  • MAGNUSSON ADVISED FIREFOX GOLD CORP. ON ESTABLISHMENT OF THEIR FINNISH SUBSIDIARY

    Magnusson provides legal advice on corporate, environmental and mining law matters to FireFox Gold Corp. a company with Canadian parent company focusing entirely on gold exploration in Finland.

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  • MAGNUSSON PARTNER VILLE SALONEN NAMED BOARD MEMBER OF FAF

    The Football Association of Finland (FAF) has appointed Ville Salonen as a member to its Board.

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  • MAGNUSSON AT IBA ANNUAL CONFERENCE IN ROME

    At the IBA Annual Conference in Rome, Magnusson was represented by a strong team of partners representing six countries of the Baltic Sea Region.

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