About Us

It has been said that it is better to be a big client of a small firm than a small client of a big firm. In a smaller firm the running costs are lower, and the shackles of bureaucracy are lighter. Nordic Law offers its customers a wide range of professional legal services within business law.

From our knowledge to
your benefit

Our office, established in the 1970’s, has become an integral part of the history of Finnish law firms. We are exceedingly proud of our heritage, our strong and traditional expertise and tacit knowledge we have gathered throughout the years. Being also a modern boutique law firm, we are able to provide lean and agile solutions enabling us to effectively identify the relevant legal needs of our customers and take all the necessary steps to fulfill them.

Companies – that value our personal and comprehensive service where the customers and their needs are always placed at the center – are guaranteed to prosper. Each case is always handled by our most knowledgeable lawyer and every case is supervised by a partner. Our supporting staff consists of a pool of talented law students. We offer services also in Swedish.

You pay peanuts, you get monkeys”


Jon Hautamäki
Managing Partner

Jon has since 2016 been our firm’s Managing Partner as well as the Chairman of the Board. During that time the firm’s focus has shifted from traditional industry to technology-based business areas, which can also be seen regarding the legal services Jon and the rest of our staff are providing to our corporate clientele.

Jon advises clients in complex questions related especially to technology law, cryptocurrencies, M&A as well as growth companies. Furthermore, Jon is a seasoned professional in matters concerning tax and structuring.

Jon has also been acting as a member of the board of several growth companies.

Jon holds an LL.M. degree from the University of Helsinki. He has taken the Finnish Bar Exam in 2014.

Jon provides services in Finnish, Swedish, English and German.

Alexander Sundström

Alexander is as our Office Manager responsible for the firm’s financial management and accounting. Moreover, Alexander also has got an active role in the firm’s operative management and the development of the firm, whereby he is also in charge of recruiting new employees.

Alexander holds a master’s degree in Finance from prestigious triple accredited (EQUIS, AMBA and AACSB) Hanken School of Economics.

Alexander provides services in Finnish, Swedish and English.

Max Atallah
Partner, CIPP/E

Max has strong expertise in information and communications law. In addition, Max is experienced in technology law, corporate law and cryptocurrency law as well as in questions related to growth companies.

IAPP (International Association of Privacy Professionals) has certified Max with the CIPP/E certification, which demonstrates high expertise in European data protection laws. In data protection, Max is specialized in the GDPR’s accountability principle.

Max holds an LL.M. degree from the University of Helsinki. He has taken the Finnish Bar Exam in 2019.

Max provides services in Finnish and English.

Johan Thodén

Johan is specialized in tax law and cryptocurrency law. Johan assists our clients in various assignments relating to domestic and international taxation as well as structuring. Furthermore, Johan has extensive experience in matters relating to the taxation of cryptocurrency.

Karri Koskikare

Karri is responsible for our customer acquisition and development of our new business models. He is currently studying law at the University of Helsinki.

Jere Lehtimäki
Associate Trainee

Jere is a part of our firm’s skilled trainee pool. He is currently enrolled as a law student at the University of Helsinki.


We continually seek to expand our pool of talented legal professionals. We are particularly interested in candidates with a strong interest towards the technology sector, initiative-taking attitude, a strong focus for results and a good sense of humor. If you see yourself as an valuable addition to our growing team, do not hesitate to send us your application to careers@nordiclaw.fi.


Do you want to discuss your legal matters? We are more than happy to discuss your needs and offer you solid legal advice.