PRACTICE AND EXPERIENCE
Matti practises in the Dispute Resolution group. He advises clients mainly in the field of general contract law disputes and assists in advocating commercial cases before arbitral tribunals and state courts.
Matti joined the firm as a trainee in 2014, and he was appointed as an associate lawyer upon his graduation in 2015. Before joining Hannes Snellman, Matti worked as a journalist at Helsingin Sanomat (Finland’s largest daily newspaper) and at Yle (Finland’s public broadcaster). As a journalist, Matti specialised in politics and business.
In addition to a master’s degree in law, Matti holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism.
EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND
Associate Lawyer, Hannes Snellman, 2015
Master of Laws, University of Helsinki, 2015
Associate Trainee, Hannes Snellman, 2014 – 2015
Bachelor of Arts (journalism), University of Jyväskylä, 2013
Journalist, Helsingin Sanomat, 2011 & 2012 – 2014
Journalist, Yle Uutiset, 2007 – 2010 & 2011 – 2012