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Recruiting / 1 Sep 2017

Associates to our M&A practice

We are one of the largest and most experienced law firms in Finland. We have been providing high quality services in all areas of law since 1911. We employ over 100 lawyers at offices based in Helsinki, Tampere, St. Petersburg, and New York. We are ranked as a top tier firm by all leading legal directories.

We are looking for

Associates to our M&A practice

to join our Helsinki office

Our market-leading M&A practice advices some of the most demanding corporate, investment banking, and private equity clients, both nationally and internationally. The practice is highly rated by domestic and international markets participants, as well as by leading international legal directories. We have an experienced and talented team of M&A experts, and according to the statistics published by Mergermarket, Borenius constantly ranks within the most active Finnish law firms within the M&A market.

you to either be a recent graduate or to already have 1-3 years of work experience following graduation. Nevertheless, you are able to perform challenging task under pressure and you enjoy working intensively with the most demanding transactions on the market, always striving to excel in everything you do. You are aiming to become a great lawyer, and also have a keen interest in corporate acquisitions and business life generally.
As quality is always of the utmost importance in our work, you have demonstrated in your studies and/or early working life that you are capable of performing at a high level. Because of the type of work we handle, fluency in written and spoken Finnish and English is required.

an opportunity to work as an associate in a great team with some of the most demanding and innovative clients in the market. This means working with clients that value quality, personal attention and business acumen.
Our practice is known for its emphasis on a good team spirit and a feel of collegiality, and we believe that a prerequisite for good client service and quality is that every member of our M&A team has a strong sense of loyalty and commitment to the team. Therefore, employee satisfaction is paramount to us. Despite our high criteria for performance, low hierarchy and joy at work reflect our working environment.

We have committed our team to be second to none in deal execution and we want our clients to feel that our team is always on top of each transaction and provides market leading advice in any given situation. In order to meet this goal, we have made internal training and constant development a top priority for our team. We will constantly provide you with further training and skills, especially in the form of tailored in-house training modules, and guide you on your path to become an expert in the field of M&A. Nothing is more rewarding for us than seeing our associates grow into future stars.

we believe that our success is measured by the success and gratification of our individual team members and we therefore strive to bring the best out of our team members. Our core values are succeeding together, respecting others, and taking pride in our work. These are at the heart of our approach to work. We understand the importance of a healthy work life balance and have created ways to actively assist you in achieving this goal. Your personal career path will be supported by our individualised mentoring, coaching and supportive leadership initiatives.

For additional information, please contact Partner Johannes Piha or Partner Johan Roman by email: johannes.piha@borenius.com / johan.roman@borenius.com or telephone: +358 40 5899 809 (Johannes) / +358 50 490 6004 (Johan).

Applications are processed in the order in which they arrive, and positions will be filled as the right candidates are found. All applicants are kindly asked to provide a copy of their transcript of studies.

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