Elina Saxlin-Hautamäki

Senior Associate, Helsinki

Elina Saxlin-Hautamäki is a Helsinki-based Senior Associate specialized in intellectual property as well as marketing and consumer law, including dispute resolution. In addition to providing contractual and regulatory advice, she has extensive experience from disputes relating to protection of intellectual property rights as well as administrative appeal matters particularly in the area of pharmaceutical industry. Apart from her LL.M degree, Elina holds a M. Soc. Sci. degree from the University of Helsinki, majoring in development studies.

Elina Saxlin-Hautamäki’s experience includes advising:

  • Innovative pharmaceutical companies in preliminary injunction and patent infringement proceedings against generic drug manufacturers;
  • Innovative pharmaceutical companies in administrative appeal matters concerning, inter alia, regulatory data protection as well as pricing and reimbursement;
  • Consumer goods and services companies in general marketing and regulatory matters as well as consumer contracts.

Roschier (2010-)
Refugee Advice Center, Lawyer (2009-2010)
Roschier, Associate (2009)
Roschier, Trainee (2008)
Streng Attorney-at-Law Office, Trainee (2007-2008)
Refugee Advice Center, Legal advisor (2007)

Member of the Finnish Bar Association
STY Finnish Association for Industrial Property Rights
MARK Suomen markkinointiliitto

Finnish chapter in “Distribution and Marketing of Drugs”, co-authors Mikael Segercrantz and Johanna Lilja, Thomson Reuters 2013, 2nd edition 2015

Establishing Coherence: The Right to Access to Medicines, Pharmaceutical Patents and the WTO Medicines Decision. Nordic Journal of Commercial Law, 1/2010.

University of Helsinki, M.Soc.Sc. (development studies) (2015)
University of Turku, LL.M. (2009)

Finnish, English