Harri has in-depth experience in complex corporate, mergers and acquisitions and dispute resolution matters.
Harri is a partner based in our office in Helsinki. He has practised law since 1994.
Harri advises leading domestic and international companies on a wide range of non-contentious and contentious matters, in several sectors. His clients include local and international investment banks, Finnish private equity firms focusing on midmarket buyouts and mezzanine, foreign corporations and NASDAQ OMX Helsinki listed companies active, for example, in the information technology, media and communications sectors.
Harri is especially active in mergers and acquisitions (M&A), capital markets, public offerings and takeovers. He also advises on general company law, corporate governance and regulatory matters, as well as in dispute resolution matters. He has represented individuals, institutions, businesses and corporations in numerous matters over the years in both the district courts and Court of Appeal in various dispute resolution proceedings. Most recently he was involved in a large scale dispute in securities market.
Chambers and Partners and The Legal 500 EMEA have ranked Harri for years in Corporate M&A, capital markets and dispute resolution, noting that he has been “singled out by clients for experience and high level of service”.
Harri has a degree from the University of Turku (LL.M.) and trained on the bench at the District Court of Forssa. He is a member of the Finnish Businessmen’s Association and the Finnish Company law Association. Harri speaks Finnish, English and Swedish.