We assist clients with various business disputes, including commercial and corporate cases and matters related to marketing, construction, securities, corporate crime, insolvency and enforcement as well as intellectual property. Our team is focused on meeting our clients’ goals, whether that means winning a case at trial, minimizing litigation costs, negotiating a business resolution or charting a course to avoid litigation entirely. Our litigation lawyers regularly represent both domestic and foreign parties in general and special courts. We also handle ad hoc and institutional arbitration proceedings both as counsel and serving as arbitrators.
The Legal 500 highlights that “the team is led by the ‘highly respected’ Ulla Vuokila and Salla Suominen, who are both highly experienced litigators; Vuokila is also in demand as an arbitrator, chairing a number of significant panels.” Dispute Resolution team is praised for expertise, professionalism and dedication. One source describes that our firm has “a really good reputation and has extremely good and experienced personnel who truly are the real experts in company law” and continues that our “experience was evident and assuring.”
Legal 500 2020, Dispute Resolution
Co-heading the disputes team at Avance Attorneys, Ulla Vuokila is renowned in the market for her longstanding experience in white-collar crime mandates. She also represents clients in a broader range of corporate disputes. Interviewees appreciate that she “makes sure all the relevant aspects in a case will be considered,” and add that she is “always available when needed.”
Chambers Global 2018