M&A Lawyer

M&A Lawyer



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Kanavaranta 1, 00160 Helsinki


Salla Tuominen


+358 40 575 1547

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Asianajotoimisto DLA Piper Finland Oy

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For the 14th consecutive year, DLA Piper was the highest ranked legal advisor in the world for M&A deal volume, according to Mergermarket’s 2023 league tables. In Finland, DLA Piper was ranked #3 legal advisor by deal count for the 3rd consecutive year with 44 transactions.

Our Corporate team is seeking a highly skilled and experienced M&A Lawyer to play a key role in our mergers, acquisitions and corporate transactions practice. As a member of the team, you will assist our Finnish and international clients in a changing business environment, supporting them in their growth and business development efforts both in Finland and abroad. Our ideal candidate will have a strong background in M&A law, excellent negotiation skills, and the ability to manage complex legal matters with precision and efficiency.


Your key responsibilities will include project managing and conducting comprehensive legal and ESG due diligence on target companies in M&A transactions, drafting and negotiating transaction documents, including e.g. letters of intent, sale and purchase agreements, shareholder agreements and ancillary agreements, and providing strategic legal advice to the clients on M&A transactions, including regulatory compliance, risk assessment, and deal structuring.


Our people are equipped with a can-do attitude and a proactive approach. They have the ability to work independently and collaboratively within a team. We share a genuine passion towards the first-rate work we do. This is what we expect from you too.

You should have a solid basic understanding and experience of M&A and company law. To perform well, you should also have several years of relevant work experience in the field of M&A, with a focus on corporate, private equity and/or venture capital transactions. We would highly appreciate that you would be familiar with drafting and supporting in the negotiation of acquisition and shareholder agreements and other transaction documents. It’s a plus if you have experience in managing team in M&A transactions.

We also hope you to have excellent negotiation, communication, and interpersonal skills. Fluent English and Finnish language skills are essential in our international working environment.


We offer a world of opportunity, where you can make a world of difference. We naturally will offer a great team and 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.

If you possess the qualifications and are eager to contribute to our esteemed M&A practice, please submit your resume and cover letter as soon as possible or latest by 15 February 2024. We will start contacting and meeting candidates as soon as we find suitable talents.

For further information, regarding the position or process, please contact Head of Corporate Salla Tuominen +358 40 575 1547 or HR Manager Katja Kanerva +358 50 467 4812.


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


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 80 dedicated employees. We offer a world of opportunity, where you can make a world of difference. So, take the next step and join us!