Advising our clients on dispute resolution in various fields of law and across all business sectors, I specialise in matters, disputes and pre-dispute management. I also act on behalf of our clients in energy & utilities, and act as an arbitrator. My main area of expertise is construction and real estate law, I typically represent construction parties and related projects in arbitration and litigation proceedings. I have also represented clients in court proceedings on other areas of business law, such as delivery agreements and assets deals.Before joining Bird & Bird, I worked for another major law firm here in Finland, in addition to working for a law firm in the United States.Over the years, I have acted as the President of the Finnish Bar Association (2013-2016) and was previously the Vice President and board member of the Finnish Bar Association, President of the Helsinki Bar Association and a board member of the Association of Finnish Lawyers. I have also represented the Finnish Bar Association in the Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe and in the International Bar Association. I have also been a member of the Finnish Education Board of Judges.I am a frequent lecturer on construction and real estate law and am fluent in Finnish and English.