Attorney-at-law / Partner / Co-Head Corporate M&A
Commercial, Corporate and M&A, Employment, EU and competition, Media, sports and entertainment, Public procurement / Public sector, Real estate
T: +358 207 419 500
M: +358 46 814 1441
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 is the head of the Magnusson’s Tampere office in Finland.
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
Helsinki University, LL.M. - 1999
Finnish Bar Association, admitted as attorney-at-law.
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 ADVISED VON ELK COMPANY LTD
Magnusson advised Von Elk Company, known for Glöet, the most popular sparkling glögg in the Nordic countries, on its cooperation with Altia, a leading Nordic alcoholic beverage brand company operating in the wines and spirits markets in the Nordic and Baltic countries.read more
MAGNUSSON ADVISED MAGNUS MINERALS LTD. WITH OPTION AGREEMENT CONCERNING THE AKANVAARA PROJECT LOCATED IN NORTHERN FINLAND
Magnusson provides legal advice on corporate, environmental and mining law matters to Magnus Minerals Ltd., a private Finnish prospect generator company focused on mineral exploration.read more
MAGNUSSON SPONSORING THE WINNER OF STARTUP WORLD CUP FINLAND 2019
Magnusson Finland is sponsoring the winner of Startup World Cup Finland 2019.read more
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.read more