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Tero Kovanen

Senior Associate


Senior Associate, Helsinki

Tel. +358 20 713 3276
Fax. +358 20 713 3499
Mob. +358 50 366 3181

Assistant Mikaela Åvall
Tel. +358 20 713 3478
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Tero Kovanen

Tero advises on questions related to dispute resolution. In addition to litigation and arbitration, Tero also has knowledge on alternative dispute resolution, particularly mediation.

He is specialised in liability issues relating to contracts and damages.

Prior to graduating from the University of Helsinki, Tero worked for several years as a Trainee in other major Finnish law firms in the field of dispute resolution.

Tero has also studied legal conflict management at the Hofstra University School of Law in New York and is familiar with the U.S.  federal civil and criminal procedures as well as with arbitration proceedings under the AAA’s rules.

Tero currently holds the position of President of AIJA’s International Arbitration Commission.


  • Senior Associate, Borenius, 2015–
  • Associate, Borenius, 2011–2015


  • Bar Admission, 2015, Helsinki, Finland
  • Master of Laws, 2011, University of Helsinki, Finland


  • Finnish, English