Dispute Resolution - Finland
Basic facts about the department
- 8 partners
- 9 other qualified lawyers
What the team is known for Broad practice with notable strength in white-collar crime cases and growing prominence in both domestic and international arbitration. Provides particular knowledge of disputes relating to the financial services industry, especially cases involving insurance clients.
Strengths (Quotes mainly from clients)
"This team approached the case in an extremely logical and structured way - it was very pragmatic."
Work highlights Represented the Helsinki City Transport Authority in a substantial dispute against multinational technology giant Siemens, concerning delays in a project for the extension and development of the Helsinki metro system.
Jukka Peltonen remains a prominent figure in the firm's dispute resolution practice, with a particular focus on arbitration. He is widely revered for his long-standing experience in the field.
Jussi Savonen is an established and highly active member of the team, known primarily amongst sources for his litigation strength. His recent work includes representing numerous high-profile clients in sensitive white-collar crime disputes.
Rising star John-Henrik Spåre enters the rankings following a year of increased prominence in the field, with a notable presence in contentious matters involving IP, banking and insurance clients. Sources recommend him as "pragmatic and structured in his way of working."
Significant clients Fennia Mutual Insurance, Danske Bank, NCC.