Roschier continues to develop its expertise in various areas of practice. The recent appointments will strengthen the firm's Public M&A, Projects & Energy, and Real Estate & Environment practices in particular.
The appointments of Mia Mokkila as a Listed Company Advisory & Transactions Counsel and Robert Utter as an Environment & Energy Counsel reflect Roschier's continued focus on developing its full-service platform. By expanding its team of senior practitioners within Public M&A, Projects & Energy, and Real Estate & Environment, the firm continues to develop its offering for clients needing advice in these areas.
Mia has extensive experience of advising on public tender offers, issuance of securities and M&A transactions involving listed companies. She also focuses on insider, disclosure and corporate governance related advisory. During her career at Roschier she has worked as a visiting lawyer at Nokia Corporation and Nokia Siemens Networks. Mia has been with Roschier since 2006.
Robert has in-depth experience of environmental regulatory matters, real estate regulations, environmental liability, mining legislation, electricity market regulation, renewable energy support schemes, and emission trading regulations. He holds an LL.D. from the University of Helsinki. Robert joined Roschier in 2010.
Both appointments are effective 1 December 2017.