Kimmo Rekola
Partner
Member of the Finnish Bar

Phone+358 (0)20 7765 382
Fax+358 (0)20 7761 382
kimmo.rekola@castren.fi
Assistant: Ritva Olkkonen

Kimmo Rekola has many years of experience in private equity and venture capital transactions and technology law. He heads the firm's Private Equity & Venture Capital expertise group. He has a strong practical and commercial experience as the former legal counsel for Unisys and legal counsel to, and Vice President of, a Finnish Corporate Finance Corporation (presently Nordea Finance Finland Ltd).

The Legal 500, Chambers Europe, Chambers Global, Best Lawyers and PLC Which Lawyer rank Kimmo Rekola among Finland’s leading legal experts.

Kimmo Rekola works in our Helsinki office.

Languages

Finnish, Swedish, English

Professional Organisations

  • International Bar Association (IBA)
  • International Technology Law Association
  • Finnish IT Law Association
  • LES Scandinavia
  • The Association of Finnish Lawyers
  • The Finnish Copyright Society

Education

  • Master of Laws, University of Helsinki 1983

Career

  • Castrén & Snellman, Partner 2000–
  • Heikki Haapaniemi Attorneys-at-law Ltd, Partner 1999–2000
  • Bardy, Engström & Rekola Law Office Ltd, Partner 1996–1998
  • Bardy & Boström Law Office 1994–1996
  • Oy Unisys Ab, subsidiary Legal Counsel 1989–1994
  • Finnish Corporate Finance Ltd (presently Nordea Finance Ltd), Legal Counsel 1983–1987, Vice President 1988–1989