Juhani Matinlassi is a Helsinki-based Senior Associate responsible for coordinating Roschier’s Public Procurement practice in Finland. Juhani has extensive expertise in competitive procedures and public projects and also court litigation of procurement cases domestically and internationally. Juhani has served both corporate and public clients in major procurement cases and contract negotiations, focusing on a wide range of industrial clients.
Prior to joining Roschier in 2018, Juhani worked as a commercial legal advisor in the Finnish Defence Forces, Defence Command, where he litigated the most notable court cases relating to defence and security procurement to date and negotiated multiple high-value contracts. His previous experience also includes working in the Ministry of Justice and in the Finnish Market Court.
Finnish Defence Forces’s Defence Command, Commercial Legal Adviser (2011-2018)
Ministry of Justice, Senior Officer for Legal Affairs (2009-2010), Senior Inspector (2009)
Market Court, Market Court Secretary (2006-2009)
Finnish Consumer Agency, Lawyer (2006)
Law Clerk, trained at the Bench (2005)
Keski-Pohjanmaan Osuuspankki, Lawyer (2004)
Member of the Finnish Bar Association
University of Lapland, LL.M. (2004)