Appointments/16 Jan 2020
Experienced Litigation and Arbitration Expert Niki J. Welling Rejoins Borenius
We are delighted to welcome Niki back to our Dispute Resolution team after time spent as in-house counsel at the largest Nordic bank. His litigation and arbitration expertise – as well as his experience in the financial industry – will further strengthen Borenius’ robust Dispute Resolution practice.
In addition to his experience in the financial industry, Niki has advocated cases before Finnish courts and arbitral tribunals for almost a decade in numerous industries including the construction, energy, shipping and professional services industries. Corporate criminal work has also been an integral part of his practice.
“Niki’s capabilities in providing our clients with high-end dispute resolution services in various industries and his experience in the financial industry are a great asset to our dispute resolution team. Niki’s analytical yet pragmatic approach and his determination are also qualities that are highly appreciated by our clients,” says Markus Kokko, the Head of our Dispute Resolution practice.
Niki joins us from Nordea Bank Abp where he was responsible for the group’s litigation cases and other disputes. Before his tenure with the bank, Niki worked as a trial attorney for approximately nine years and also completed court training at the District Court of Helsinki.
“I’m excited to rejoin Borenius and its Dispute Resolution practice. Borenius’ dedication to outstanding quality, the diverse assignments handled by the practice, and the people of the firm make for a great place to practice law,” says Niki.