Pirjo Autio

Title: 
Associate
Office: 
Helsinki
Telephone: 
+358 9 2288 4336
Language: 
English
Finnish
Swedish
Assistant: 
Viivi Alanen

Assistant's telephone:

+358 9 2288 4360

Assistant's e-mail:

PRACTICE AND EXPERIENCE

Pirjo advises clients in the fields of competition law and public procurement, with a particular focus on private enforcement procedures.

Pirjo is currently training at the bench at the District Court of Helsinki.

RECENT REFERENCES

  • Represented UPM-Kymmene Oyj in the largest ever Finnish follow-on damages litigation in which Metsähallitus originally claimed a capital amount of nearly 282 million euros in damages jointly and severally from Finnish forestry companies Stora Enso, UPM and Metsäliitto.

MEMBERSHIPS AND POSITIONS OF TRUST

  • Member of the Finnish Public Procurement Association
  • Member of the Finnish Association for Competition Law

EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND

  • Associate Lawyer, Hannes Snellman, 2015
  • Master of Laws, University of Helsinki, 2015
  • Associate Trainee & Thesis Trainee, Hannes Snellman, 2014–2015
  • Intern, The Finnish Market Court, 2014–2015
  • Uppsala University, Sweden, 2013