Mikko is a talented lawyer who has wide experience in tax law and a clear understanding on our clients' businesses.
Mikko is an associate based in our Helsinki office. He advises on all tax matters varying from daily administrative tax advising and tax planning to tax appeals. His areas of specialization are personal income tax, corporate tax and international taxation.
Prior to joining Bird & Bird Mikko worked in multiple positions in Finnish Tax Administraion supervising both domestic and international tax liables and making tax decisions. He has also worked previously in another Finnish law firm.
Mikko has been noted for tax law in Finland by one of the most prominent international legal directories, World Tax.
Mikko was educated at the University of Helsinki (LL.M). Prior his law studies Mikko graduated as Barchelor of Science (Econ. and Business Administration) from Aalto University School of Business. He has also studied at Richard Ivey School of Business (University of Western Ontario) in Canada. He is a member of the International Fiscal Association.
He is a native speaker of Finnish and speaks also fluent English, some Swedish and has also an understanding of German.