Regulatory Finland

Overview

Constitution

Bird & Bird Attorneys Ltd. is a company incorporated in Finland.

Regulatory authority

The regulatory authority in Finland is the Finnish Bar Association. It is an independent organisation governed by public law. The Bar Association supervises activities of advocates and persons working in companies of advocates.

Partners of Bird & Bird Attorneys Ltd. are members of the Finnish Bar Association.

Professional titles and jurisdiction

As members of the Finnish Bar Association, partners and advocates of Bird & Bird Attorneys Ltd. are entitled to use a professional title “Asianajaja” (i.e. advocate or attorney-at-law).

Professional regulations 

Members of the Bar Association are regulated by the Advocates Act, the By-Laws and the Code of Conduct for Lawyers. 

Further information on the professional regulation and ethics is available on the Finnish Bar Association web page: http://www.asianajaja.fi/english/.

Value Added Tax

Finland FI09886266.