Lauri Putkonen

Senior Associate | Helsinki

Lauri advises clients in matters related to competition law and public procurement. Before joining Hannes Snellman in 2020, he gained experience as an associate and senior associate in another Finnish law firm, as a seconded in-house lawyer in two large Finnish companies, and as a research officer in the Finnish Competition and Consumer Authority. In addition to his legal studies in Finland, Lauri also holds a postgraduate LL.M. degree (European Competition Law and Regulation) from the University of Amsterdam. 

Memberships and Positions of Trust

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


  • ”Viimeaikaista kansallista ratkaisukäytäntöä kilpailuasioissa”, Finnish Competition Law Association Yearbook, 2016 (co-author)

Education and Professional Background

  • Senior Associate, Hannes Snellman, 2020
  • Senior Associate/Associate, Merilampi Attorneys, 2016–2020
  • LL.M., University of Amsterdam (European Competition Law and Regulation), 2016
  • Research Officer, Finnish Competition and Consumer Authority, 2014–2015
  • Master of Laws, University of Turku, 2014