Best Lawyers in Finland – Marko Hentunen, Pekka Jaatinen, Kimmo Rekola, Anu Waaralinna & Matias Wallgren Lawyers of the Year 2016
Best Lawyers has chosen Marko Hentunen, Pekka Jaatinen, Kimmo Rekola, Anu Waaralinna and Matias Wallgren as 2016 Lawyers of the Year in their own areas of expertise. The recipients of this distinction must be well regarded by other experts and known to be exceptionally skilled and talented in their area of expertise. Only one lawyer per year is awarded the title of Lawyer of the Year in each area of expertise.
Marko Hentunen was named lawyer of the year in arbitration and also recommended for litigation. Pekka Jaatinen was lauded as Finland’s leading insolvency expert. Best Lawyers also recommended him for corporate law. Kimmo Rekola was named lawyer of the year in telecommunications law and also recommended for private equity, venture capital, information technology, IP and telecommunications law. Anu Waaralinna was named as the year’s best employment lawyer, and Matias Wallgren as the best environmental lawyer.
In addition to the Lawyer of the Year awards, the publication also recommended the following experts at our firm: Pia Ek, Anders Forss, Sari Hiltunen, Jouko Huhtala, Mikko Huimala, Jonne Järvi, Merja Kivelä, Jan Kuhlefelt, Rami Laatsalo, Anna Kuusniemi-Laine, Niklas Langenskiöld, Sari Laaksonen, Janne Lauha, Tuomas Lehtinen, Sakari Lukinmaa, Heidi Paalanen-Koev, Hanna Paloheimo, Hannu Pokela, Leena Romppainen, Pauliina Tenhunen, Tero Tuomisto, Uwe Uusitalo and Jan Örndahl.
Best Lawyers, an American company, rates lawyers in 70 countries around the world. This is the seventh year that Best Lawyers published its list in Finland. The publication’s ratings are based on experts in various fields of business law nominating the experts that they consider to be best in their field. Naturally, one cannot nominate oneself.