Miikka Konttinen is a Helsinki-based Partner specialized in TMT, projects and energy, outsourcing, and digitalization. Miikka has extensive experience from advising on various technology-related matters such as business transformation projects, data- and platform driven contracting models, cloud services, operate & maintain agreements as well as large-scale industrial projects (green and brownfield, joint ventures, over the fence delivery models, process licensing, etc.), construction and sourcing contracts.
Due to his previous background as an in-house counsel and a member of the Procurement Management Team at Neste Corporation, Miikka has hands-on experience of contract management, claim management and sourcing processes.
Miikka is recognized as one of the leading individuals in Finland within TMT and project development by international directories, such as Chambers Europe, The Legal 500 and IFLR1000. Clients describe Miikka as a “very knowledgeable and a dedicated specialist” (Chambers Europe, 2020) and a “great individual” (Chambers Europe, 2019). He is recognized for having “an excellent understanding of IT operations, which supports very well the legal negotiations with suppliers” (The Legal 500, 2020). Further, clients praise Miikka for his “exceptionally good capabilities at the negotiation strategy creation level as well as performing the negotiations” (The Legal 500, 2020).
Roschier (2017-); Principal Associate (2018-2020), Partner since 2020
Castrén & Snellman, Counsel (2016-2017); Senior Associate (2015-2016)
Neste Corporation, Legal Counsel (2008-2015)
Member of the Finnish Bar Association
Member of the Finnish IT Law Association
Member of Finnish Association for Industrial Property Rights (STY)
The Finnish IT Law Association, Secretary of the Board (2016-2017); Chairman of the Board (2017-2018)
University of Helsinki, LL.M. (2008)
Very knowledgeable and a dedicated specialist.Chambers Europe