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Eversheds Attorneys commended in the 2019 Legal 500

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    Eversheds Attorneys Ltd received several commendations in the recently published The Legal 500 survey for 2019. Our lawyers were praised, among others, for professionalism, ease of cooperation and extensive experience. In addition, Partner Juha Taipale was commended as a Leading individual in TMT. IP ranked highest of our practices, and our overall rankings were the following:

    Banking and finance, Tier 3
    Commercial, corporate and M&A, Tier 4
    Dispute resolution, Tier 3
    Employment, Tier 3
    EU and competition, Tier 3
    Intellectual property, Tier 2
    Real estate and construction, Tier 3
    TMT, Tier 3

    In The Legal 500 2019 publication, our office’s practice areas are described, for example, as follows:

    Banking and finance:

    “The highly skilled and experienced" Merja Blankenstein “is good to work with”. She heads a practice which is commended for its ability “to respond quickly and professionally".

    Commercial, corporate and M&A:

    “The affordable and professional practice” is jointly led by Olli Iirola, Harri Tolppanen, Mika Taberman and Vesa Turkki.  The team was recently reinforced by Anu Mattila and Jukka-Pekka Joensuu.

    Labour law:

    Timo Jarmas, Pekka Jäntti and Heikki Tuomela jointly head a team commended for "wide experience and knowledge".

    EU and competition:

    The “hardworking and easy to work with” Olli Hyvönen leads a “very efficient” practice.

    Intellectual property:

    The IP team led by Petteri Häkkänen has significant experience in trademark disputes.


    The “agile and cooperative" team is jointly led by Juha Taipale and the “extremely professional” Tiina Ashorn.

    The full results are available on the Legal 500 website.


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