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Recruiting / 3 May 2022

Lawyer to our IP & Technology Team

Our IP & Technology team is looking for an Associate to join our firm in a permanent position.

Hanna Pohjola


These days, IP is the key to excelling and succeeding in almost any field of business. Working with our top team on complex cases and novel legal challenges is both rewarding and endlessly inspiring. Hanna Pohjola, Senior Associate


Borenius currently employs over 200 people and is one of the largest and most experienced law firms in Finland. We provide high quality services in all areas of law for our corporate clients. We have offices in Helsinki, Tampere, London, and New York.

Your team?

Our IP & Technology team advises private and public sector clients on a wide range of strategic intellectual property rights and technology related assignments, including dispute resolution and litigation, commercial contracts and licensing, technology-driven transactions, ICT and outsourcing as well as data protection related work, trademark management and strategic regulatory advice.

Our work and team have been highly ranked in the fields of intellectual property and technology law in Finland. We are always keen to provide the highest quality advice to our clients with the focus on finding the best solutions. We are now strengthening our team to be able to respond to the high demands of our international clients even better.

Why us?

We offer you the opportunity to work on some of the most demanding intellectual property and technology related matters on the market as a valued member of our highly recognised and skilled team. Our team is known for its good spirit – we believe that excellent client service comes from people who perform consistently, every day, with pride and quality.

We support your personal career path by offering individualised and supportive mentoring, coaching and leadership initiatives. We will provide you with further training and skills, mainly in the form of tailored in-house training modules and specialised courses in Finland and abroad that will enable you to become a leader in the field.

Our office is located on Eteläesplanadi in the heart of Helsinki, and we offer a flexible way of working with our hybrid work model.

Do you share our values?

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 maintain a good work environment and celebrate our successes together by organising various social activities and get-togethers.

In addition to our commitment to applying our values in everything we do, our carefully selected pro bono partners and programmes reflect our commitment to promoting diversity and social inclusion. For example, we serve as the main partner of the Helsinki Pride Community and the Finnish Paralympic Committee.

What do you need to succeed?

Ultimately, we are looking for a person who fits well into our team in terms of experience and knowledge. Thus, we are welcoming applications from candidates with versatile backgrounds.

Key qualities we consider important for succeeding in the role are:

  • Master’s degree in law and relevant qualifications to practice law in Finland
  • One to four years of relevant post-graduation experience in the field of intellectual property and/or technology
  • Willingness to learn new things and a genuine interest in the legal aspects regarding intellectual property and technology
  • Ability to work independently and to take ownership of handling the assignments, but also to work as part of the team
  • Ambition to learn and develop yourself to be a “go-to person” even for most demanding clients in the field of intellectual property and technology matters
  • Fluency in written and spoken Finnish and English

Join our team now

Please submit your application in English by 22 May 2022. We review applications on a rolling basis as they are submitted – the sooner you apply, the better. Please note that we may fill all available positions before the end of the application period.


For additional information, please contact:

Partner Erkko Korhonen,, tel. +358 40 483 5763 or Partner Ben Rapinoja,, tel. +358 40 774 3875

We at Borenius have been providing high quality services in all areas of corporate law for over a hundred years. Today, we employ over 120 lawyers, and as a leading independent Finnish law firm, we work together with other highly regarded law firms across the globe. We are headquartered in Helsinki with a side office in Tampere and rep offices in London and New York. We are ranked as a top tier firm, which means that our expertise has been recognised by many ranking houses.

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