News, Rankings / 27 Apr 2016

Borenius Continues to Climb Chambers Europe Rankings in 2016

Borenius was again highly ranked by Chambers Europe’s newest edition with top-tier recognitions for its key practice areas and lawyers.

Our Band 1 positions in the Energy & Natural Resources, IP, Real Estate, Restructuring & Insolvency, Shipping and Tax categories in Finland further increases our standing as one of the leading law firms in the market. In addition, 27 Borenius’ lawyers were recognised by the publication for their individual achievements over the past 12 months.

“Behind success and high rankings there is a determined focus. In our case on client service, quality and innovation as well as leadership to bring out the best in people. A warm thank you to all clients for trusting us with your most demanding assignments as well as to our people for your committed work”, comments Borenius’ Managing Partner Casper Herler.

 

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Our clients have provided the following feedback on our Band 1 practices’ performance:
Energy & Natural Resources

“A full-service law firm in Finland – it has lawyers with good transactional understanding.”

Intellectual Property

“The team is very easy to work with, responsive and good at navigating around a problem.”

Real Estate

“Borenius has an excellent knowledge of law and understanding of our business.”
“The lawyers understand and know real estate.”

Restructuring & Insolvency

The team has great experience, a lot of good capability and knowledge, and a pragmatic attitude.

Shipping

“We had a lot of deadlines to meet and the firm provided pretty much a 24-hour service; the lawyers worked flat-out on the case for huge portions of time.”

Tax

“I was very pleased with the firm’s services. It was very responsive, no-nonsense, very pragmatic and very diligent.”

The Chambers Guides have been ranking the best law firms and lawyers since 1990, and now cover 185 jurisdictions throughout the world. The guides are trusted by clients throughout the world when they need to find reliable, capable and appropriate business lawyers.

Borenius has been highly recommended in the following practice areas:

Energy & Natural Resources
Intellectual Property
Restructuring/Insolvency
Shipping
Tax
Banking & Finance
Competition/European Law
Corporate/M&A
Employment
Real Estate
TMT
Capital Markets
Dispute Resolution

The following Borenius lawyers are listed as ranked lawyers:
BANKING & FINANCE

Andrei Aganimov
Johannes Ahti 
Ari Kaarakainen

CAPITAL MARKETS

Juha Koponen

COMPETITION/EUROPEAN LAW

Ilkka Aalto-Setälä
Asko Lindqvist

CORPORATE/M&A

Andreas Doepel
Ari Kaarakainen
Jyrki Tähtinen (Senior Statesmen)
Jari Vikiö

DISPUTE RESOLUTION

Markus Kokko

EMPLOYMENT

Jani Syrjänen

ENERGY & NATURAL RESOURCES

Casper Herler

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

Seppo Kemppinen (Senior Statesman)
Lasse Laaksonen
Ben Rapinoja

REAL ESTATE

Christian Fogelholm
Veli Leinonen (Real Estate: Construction)
Saara Paronen

RESTRUCTURING/INSOLVENCY

Mika Salonen
Timo Seppälä
Jyrki Tähtinen (Senior Statesman)

SHIPPING

Turo Sumu
Ulla von Weissenberg

TAX

Janne Juusela
Einari Karhu
Heikki Wahlroos

TMT

Samuli Simojoki
Pekka Tarkela

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