Sees the big picture – distinguishes the details

Kotka & co. is a cooperative team of sharp-eyed professionals hungry for success. We will study thoroughly every legal detail of each case, but our client will always be advised in plain language.

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Corprate & Contracts

Mergers & Acquisitions

Dispute resolution & Litigation

Bankruptcies & Corporate reorganisations

Employment, Tax and Public procurement

Real estate & Environment

Offering better answers

Our promise is not to make compromises in service quality and professionality. In addition to a solid understanding of different fields of law, we also offer expertise in financial and tax advisory. We strive for uncomplicated communication with our clients and to produce concrete advice every time.

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Corporate & contracts

Contracts and corporate law issues are an important part of Your company’s risk management. In addition, well drafted documents create confidence in the eyes of your customers and will reduce the risk of getting into disputes.

In contract matters we offer you competent and good value services. We are particularly experienced in contracts related to international commerce. English and Swedish are our predominant working languages equally along with Finnish.

Members of our team are experienced in corporate law issues and corporate governance. Our team will support and guide you in all the different stages of your company’s life span. We concentrate on the relevant issues and work to get things done effectively and efficiently.

Ville Kotka
Managing Partner • Attorney
tel +358 (0)40 591 7579
Kirsi Ikävalko-Lähde
Attorney • Senior Associate
tel +358 (0)40 779 5610
Oskar Björndahl
Attorney • Senior Associate
tel +358 (0)50 539 0058
Antto Saarenmaa
Attorney • Senior Associate
tel +358 (0)50 400 3359
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Mergers & Acquisitions

We have been an integral part of numerous merger and acquisition projects. Large and small. In Finland and abroad.

Members of our team have comprehensive in M&A transactions across various business sectors. Our adaptability guarantees that we are able to offer our clients the most suitable solution for every M&A project.

Ville Kotka
Managing Partner • Attorney
tel +358 (0)40 591 7579
Kirsi Ikävalko-Lähde
Attorney • Senior Associate
tel +358 (0)40 779 5610
Oskar Björndahl
Attorney • Senior Associate
tel +358 (0)50 539 0058
Antto Saarenmaa
Attorney • Senior Associate
tel +358 (0)50 400 3359
Let’s work together
Dispute resolution & Litigation

We frequently assist our clients in various kinds of disputes. We give concrete advice on whether or not it is best for the client to settle the dispute out of court. In every dispute we defend our client’s interests without compromise.

We have extensive experience in solving disputes and managing litigation and arbitration proceedings. In addition to different kinds of commercial and corporate disputes, we have vast experience of dealing with disputes concerning real estate transactions and employment relationships as well as managing white collar criminal cases.

Ville Kotka
Managing Partner • Attorney
tel +358 (0)40 591 7579
Juha Norolahti
Partner • Attorney
tel +358 (0)44 511 9600
Oskar Björndahl
Attorney • Senior Associate
tel +358 (0)50 539 0058
Antto Saarenmaa
Attorney • Senior Associate
tel +358 (0)50 400 3359
Let’s work together
Bankruptcies & Corporate reorganisations

In business everything does not always go according to plan. We help our clients even with difficult economical situations – whether it concerns financial difficulties of our client’s cooperation partner or the client itself.

We assist in corporate reorganisation and bankruptcy proceedings. Our role in these practices varies. In general, it is better to act early enough – the sooner the issues are identified and tackled the better.

Please contact us if you are contemplating filing for voluntary corporate reorganisation or you need to have fast advice on bankruptcy or corporate reorganisation proceedings.

Ville Kotka
Managing Partner • Attorney
tel +358 (0)40 591 7579
Juha Norolahti
Partner • Attorney
tel +358 (0)44 511 9600
Kirsi Ikävalko-Lähde
Attorney • Senior Associate
tel +358 (0)40 779 5610
Verneri Salminen
Lawyer • Associate
tel +358 (0)40 528 9691
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Employment, Tax and Public procurement

We offer You extensive services in Employment Law issues. Management of employment and executive contracts, terminations, co-operation negotiations, work safety issues and resolution of employment disputes in and out of courts.

Our tax knowledge is very comprehensive – we frequently assist clients in tax inspections, tax planning and tax litigation.

We act as advisors to contracting entities as well as to bidders concerning public procurements. We provide support on planning the procurement, tendering and in drafting the procurement contract. Furthermore, we assist with appeals and claims for damages concerning public procurements.

Ville Kotka
Managing Partner • Attorney
tel +358 (0)40 591 7579
Juha Norolahti
Partner • Attorney
tel +358 (0)44 511 9600
Kirsi Ikävalko-Lähde
Attorney • Senior Associate
tel +358 (0)40 779 5610
Antto Saarenmaa
Attorney • Senior Associate
tel +358 (0)50 400 3359
Let’s work together
Real estate & Environment

We have significant experience with managing Real Estate disputes and building disputes. On real estate and building matters, we manage the entire legal aspect of the project. From procurement of the real estate to building contracts and all the way until the buildings are finished.

We also advise on negotiating and drafting complex Real property transactions, agreements to divide joint ownerships and lease agreements.

Ville Kotka
Managing Partner • Attorney
tel +358 (0)40 591 7579
Juha Norolahti
Partner • Attorney
tel +358 (0)44 511 9600
Antto Saarenmaa
Attorney • Senior Associate
tel +358 (0)50 400 3359
Let’s work together
Corporate & contracts
Mergers & Acquisitions
Dispute resolution & Litigation
Bankruptcies & Corporate reorganisations
Employment, Tax and Public procurement
Real estate & Environment