Technology, Media & Telecoms
‘This Nordic firm has recently been particularly active in the field of TMT disputes, with highlights including representing a prominent media organisation in a complex IT arbitration. The team is also present in numerous significant IT transactions and outsourcing assignments… Kaisa Fahllund is this team's most prominent individual, and is appreciated by sources for the full spectrum of services she provides across IT, media and telecoms…Panu Siitonen impresses clients with his committed and responsible approach. He has acted on a wide range of cases of late…’
“Hannes Snellman Attorneys at Law Ltd represents several large institutional clients such as banks and insurers in all manner of IT-related issues…Practice head Kaisa Fahllund is ‘definitely one of the best TMT lawyers in Finland’, and Panu Siitonen is also highly recommended.”
'Practice head Kaisa Fahllund is a "very experienced and tough negotiator" and an established presence on the market. She is especially well regarded for her transactional skills.'
'IP litigator and IT negotiator Panu Siitonen was promoted to the partnership in 2011. Peers see him as "the future of the firm."'
Chambers Europe 2012
‘Head of technology Kaisa Fahllund, who is popular for her ‘professionalism’ and ‘can-do’ approach, leads on many matters and recently advised a foreign ICT service provider on the dissolution of a large service agreement with a Finnish multinational.’
‘Sources praise Panu Siitonen for being "extremely business-oriented and talented," and for his ability to quickly identify the crux of a problem.’
Chambers Global 2012
‘Kaisa Fahllund heads the technology team and is singled out as the firm's leading light in IT issues. Panu Siitonen...dedicate time to IT transactions and agreements and is described by sources as younger, yet skilled practitioner.’
Chambers Europe 2011
‘Hannes Snellman...handles the IT work for numerous banks and insurance companies...and is Finnish counsel to several global technology giants. ...the much-praised Kaisa Fahllund supported by "dedicated" senior associate Panu Siitonen. Of note is the firm’s work in Russia, where "the combination of TMT services and deep knowledge of the Russian environment cannot be found elsewhere".’