Associate / Senior Associate, F&P

Finance

Job Reference

220001AU

Function

Finance

Category

Lawyers

Location

Helsinki, Finland

Schedule

Full-time

The role

WE ARE LOOKING FOR LAWYERS TO STRENGTHEN OUR
FINANCE & PROJECTS TEAM

Our Finance & Projects team is looking for a freshly graduated and for a senior lawyer to join their growing team.

Our Finance & Projects team’s core services include leverage finance (acquisition financing, ECA-financing, corporate lending) as well as debt capital markets and financial regulatory work. We represent a broad range of Finnish and international clients and advise them on high profile transactions. We work closely with our Real Estate and Corporate practice groups as well as with the international DLA Piper network.

ABOUT YOU

Our ideal candidate will have:

  • a law degree, 
  • preferably some experience working with banking and finance related matters, for example in a financial sector firm or another law firm, or (for newly graduates) a genuine interest in and a clear aspiration to work with banking and finance related matters, 
  • have full working proficiency in Finnish and in English.


WHAT WE OFFER

We offer a world of opportunity, where you can make a world of difference. We naturally will offer a great and fun team and not to mention excellent support. Also, we offer exceptional career opportunities, and our unique global Career Academy provides development opportunities for all lawyers in different positions. We work flexibly at our office and remotely based on the needs of our clients.

NEXT STEPS

If you feel that this could be your chance to work in a dynamic, diverse, and encouraging environment, please do apply! We are looking forward to hearing from you soon, but latest by October 9, 2022. We will start contacting and meeting candidates as soon as we find suitable talents.

Please let us know your core skills in your application. A simple bullet list of your “can do’s” and “would love to learn to do” does the job perfectly! 

For further information, regarding the position or process, please contact Partner Kristiina Hirva +358 50 307 9403 or Mikko Luukkonen +358 45 636 4658.

OUR PEOPLE, CULTURE & VALUES

Our people are the soul of our firm. Our culture derives from our corporate values and our different personalities. For us diversity is a unique blend of talents, skills, experiences, and perspectives that makes each of us an individual. We maintain an open, resilient, and transparent culture. Our aim is to build an inclusive and supportive culture where all our people feel they belong and can achieve their best. We value and support each other. We are accessible. Our values consist of:

Be Supportive - we care about others, value diversity and act thoughtfully
Be Collaborative - we give, we share, and we join in
Be Bold - we stand tall and challenge ourselves to think big
Be Exceptional - we exceed standards and expectations
 

WELCOME TO DLA PIPER!

At DLA Piper, we are specialists in business law, and we deliver exceptional results to our global client base. Our clients range from multinational enterprises to emerging companies developing industry-leading technologies. Our clients include some of the world's leading companies. We have five offices in the Nordic region, and we are present in more than 40 countries. In our Finnish office located in Helsinki, we have 70 dedicated employees. We offer a world of opportunity, where you can make a world of difference. So, take the next step and join us!