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Recruiting / 11 May 2022

Lawyer to our Dispute Resolution Team

Our Dispute Resolution team is looking for an experienced Dispute Resolution lawyer to join our firm in a permanent position.

Rilla Ojala

Borenius’ Dispute Resolution team assists and represents clients in complex disputes of both a domestic and international nature. I have learned tremendously while working as a member of the team, which has entrusted me with intriguing assignments. – Rilla Ojala, 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.

Could this be your team?

Our well-respected Dispute Resolution team advises our clients on extensive domestic and international corporate and commercial disputes and assists them through every step of potential litigation and arbitration. The disputes we handle relate to a wide variety of business sectors, such as the energy and chemicals industries, financial markets, construction, international trade and retail, wholesale, and mining. We also frequently advise our clients on complex corporate crime cases and criminal investigations regarding e.g. insider trading, environmental violations, and tax-related matters. In addition, our team offers cutting edge services to help our clients navigate internal and governmental investigations of any size or type.

Our capabilities are highly appreciated by our clients, and our work has been recognised in leading international legal directories. We are always keen to provide the highest quality work to our clients with a focus on finding the best solutions. We are now looking to strengthen our team to ensure that we can respond to the high demands of our clients even better.

Why us?

We offer you the opportunity to work on some of the most demanding disputes and corporate crime assignments and investigations on the market as a valued member of our highly recognised and skilled team. Our team is known for its emphasis on team spirit and collegiality. We believe that every member of our team needs to have a strong sense of commitment in order to provide excellent services to our clients. As such, employee satisfaction is paramount to us. Despite our high performance criteria, our working environment reflects our low hierarchy and great atmosphere.

We support your personal career path by offering tailored 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?

The key qualities we consider important for succeeding in the role are as follows:

  • A master’s degree in law and relevant qualifications to practice law in Finland
  • At least five years of relevant experience in the field of dispute resolution
  • The willingness to strive for outstanding performance
  • The dedication to serve our most demanding clients with excellence
  • Fluency in written and spoken Finnish and English

Join our team now

Please submit your application in English by 29 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 Markus Kokko,, tel. +358 40 559 9215

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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