Minna Katajoki appointed as new Partner

Avance is pleased to announce the promotion of Minna Katajoki to the partnership.

Minna specializes in commercial dispute resolution, compliance and investigations, and corporate crime. Minna’s disputes practice covers dispute avoidance and conflict management, as well as litigation and arbitration e.g., under the FAI, the SCC and the ICC rules. Minna also serves as arbitrator. In compliance and investigations, Minna advises clients in various compliance matters, including sanctions compliance, data protection and cybersecurity. Further, Minna supports clients in internal, criminal, and regulatory investigations into suspected non-compliance.

We warmly welcome Minna to the partnership”, says Managing Partner Ilkka Perheentupa. “She has a strong skillset to support our clients and she’ll play a significant role in further strengthening the firm’s service offering. She’ll undoubtedly bring excellent competences and energy to our team.”

Her vast experience is an excellent addition to the breadth of substantive expertise that our clients seek”, says Senior Partner Ulf-Henrik Kull. “I’m confident that she’ll make a great contribution to steer Avance to new heights over the coming years. We are extremely delighted to have Minna join the partnership.”