Petri Nevalainen

Partner, M.Sc., Attorney-at-Law

Petri has about 20 years of experience in business law, and I always seeks the best legal solutions for his clients. 
His broad experience is in domestic and international M&A transactions with both Finnish and foreign clients. He has advised clients in a large number of M&A transactions and acquisitions, including complex cross-border transactions. 

He takes care of arbitration and litigation matters, often involving an international connection, and advises clients on the enforcement of arbitral awards in Finland and elsewhere. 

He gives presentations on contract law, especially international commercial agreements and equipment and heavy machinery supply agreements in various venues, and advises his clients in these areas. 

He is involved with tens of start-up companies especially in the technology field, and provides them with legal advice in relation to their business operations such as shareholders’ agreements, financing agreements, and technology license agreements.


Member of the Bar 2005
University of Turku, Law School, LL.M. 1999
Turku School of Economics and Business Administration, M.Sc. 2001

Languages: Finnish, Swedish, English, German

Work experience:
Applex Attorneys Ltd, Partner 2011 –
Bützow Attorneys Ltd, Partner 2010 – 2011
Attorneys at Law Procopé & Hornborg Ltd, Partner 2007 – 2010
Attorneys at Law Procopé & Hornborg Ltd, Attorney 2007
Attorneys at Law Prudentum Ltd, Attorney 2003 – 2007
Attorneys at Law Mäkitalo Rämö Virolainen Oy, Associate Lawyer 2002 – 2003
Song Group Finland Oy, Visiting Lawyer 2002
Attorneys at Law Castrén & Snellman Oy, Trainee 2001

Studies and experience abroad:
Holland & Knight LLP, New York, Visiting Lawyer 2006
University of Central England, Birmingham, UK, 2000