Phone: +358 9 3157 4101
E-mail: tkauttu (at) aliantlaw.fi
LL.M. (Helsinki), LL.M. (Washington)
Attorney at law, Asianajaja
Trained on the bench, Varatuomari
Specialities: Cross-border transactions, corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, IPR.
Tuomo Kauttu is a partner at Aliant and the head of Aliant practice in Finland. Tuomo is a member of the firm’s Corporate Practice Group, and he regularly represents corporations, with more than 20 years’ experience advising his clients on cross-border business transactions, international projects, technology commerce, mergers & acquisitions, joint ventures, corporate governance and other complex corporate matters. While Tuomo primarily represents large multinational corporations, he also advises emerging growth businesses with exceptional complex legal questions.
Tuomo graduated from the University of Helsinki with a Master of Laws degree and received his postgraduate LL.M. from the University of Washington. The focus of the LL.M. program was on corporate law and corporate taxation, mergers & acquisitions, investments, and business planning.
After graduating and court training, Tuomo worked for a bank, specializing in corporate finance. Subsequently, he worked as an attorney intern at a New York law firm for one year. Since 1996, he has practiced business law in Helsinki.
Tuomo is a member of the Finnish Bar Association and an associate member of the American Bar Association (ABA) where he serves on both the International Business Law Committee and the committee on Mergers and Acquisitions. He is a representative of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Finland delegation, and a member of the ICC Commission on Commercial Law and Practice, and IPR Commission. He also serves on the Advisory Group of the Boardman Ltd, a leading organization developing active ownership and board work competences in Finland. Tuomo has published numerous professional articles and continues to lecture at various institutes in Finland and abroad.