HPP ranked highly in the 2017 edition of the leading global law firm directory, Chambers and Partners

8 practice areas and 15 lawyers were ranked as notable individuals in their chosen specialist legal field with Shipping specialist Henrik Gahmberg rated as a ‘Senior Statesman’ and Head of Head of Energy & Environment, Kari Marttinen and Head of TMT Kari-Matti Lehti, both ranked as Leading Individuals in their practice area.



HPP has been recommended in the following 8 practice areas:


Corporate and M&A

Dispute resolution

Energy and natural resources


Real estate




Clients’ responses to our products and services:


”Very skilled and flexible team.”

“Lovely to work with.”

“Communicative, available and very skilled.”

Dispute resolution

“It’s a very good service. The practice has good insight into the latest practices and developments in litigation. They have very good contacts and a good selection of arbitrators, as well as very developed tactical insight.”

Energy and Infrastructure

“Range of in-house expertise is reassuringly comprehensive, their variety of languages complements their international service, and their ability to think out of the box is very refreshing.”

Real estate

“Good level of understanding and experience.”

“Provides simple solutions but is also very creative.”


“Interactive and communicates at a good level.”


“Able to work across borders.”

“In-depth knowledge of Finnish law.”


“Excellent legal skills. They are flexible and quick and understand the customer’s needs. They carry out the duties assigned flawlessly.”

“Approach, availability, the speed in which they deliver the documents and the quality of the documentation.”


“Versatile expertise.”


The full list of HPP lawyers ranked is as follows:

Tuomas Saraste, Competition/European law

”Good commercial awareness and client service.”

Maarika Joutsimo, Competition/European law

“Good commercial awareness, practical approach to legal problems and excellent training skills.”

Marko Wainio, Dispute resolution

”Really brilliant”

“His legal skills and knowledge are outstanding. He’s quick to understand things and obviously highly intelligent.”

Jörgen Hammarström, Dispute resolution

Mikko Leppä, Dispute resolution

Kari Marttinen, Energy and Natural resources, Real estate

”Leading environmental law specialist.” 

“Vast knowledge.”

”Easy-going, understands client needs and is always available.”

Tarja Pirinen, Energy and Natural resources

“Good knowledge, especially in environmental and mining law.”

Björn Nykvist, Energy and Natural Resources

“Commanding grasp of commercial concepts.”

Jari Tuomala, Real Estate

”Very good at making complicated matters simple.”

Juho Lenni-Taattola, Restructuring/Insolvency

“He’s pragmatic.”

“Tries to find solutions.”

“Excellent in all areas.”

Henrik Gahmberg, Shipping

Nora Gahmberg-Hisinger, Shipping

”An excellent lawyer, a skilful negotiator, extremely effective and flexible.”

Matti Komonen, Shipping

“Very hard-working lawyer.”

Kari-Matti Lehti, TMT

”One of the best in that market.”

“Long experience in the market.”

Pekka Raatikainen, TMT

”Very good negotiation abilities.”

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