Jouko Huhtala
Senior Counsel
Member of the Finnish Bar

Phone+358 (0)20 7765 331
Fax+358 (0)20 7761 331
Assistant: Maritta Kaipainen

Jouko Huhtala has many years of experience in dispute resolution and corporate law. His focus is on international and domestic arbitration and commercial litigation, and he has acted as an arbitrator in several international arbitral tribunals. In the 1980s and 1990s he was the permanent Finnish Chairman, under the Arbitration Rules, of the German Finnish Chamber of Commerce. He is a member of the Arbitration Commission of the ICC in Paris.

Chambers Europe, Chambers Global, Best Lawyers and PLC Which Lawyer rank Jouko Huhtala among Finland’s leading legal experts.

Jouko Huhtala works in our Helsinki office.


Finnish, English, Swedish, German

Professional Organisations

  • Deutsch-Finnische Handelskammer
  • International Bar Association (IBA)
  • The Association of Finnish Lawyers
  • Finnish Arbitration Association
  • The London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA)


  • Court training 1977
  • Master of Laws, University of Helsinki 1973


  • Castrén & Snellman 1974–, Partner 1978–2011