Krogerus is pleased to announce that Jan Johanson has been elected partner with the firm as of 1 April 2017. Johanson will continue contributing to the development of the firm's successful Corporate department, which topped the league tables in 2016 with highest deal volume in Finland.
Focusing on corporate transactions with an emphasis on complex cross-border matters, Jan regularly advises international and domestic clients in private equity, mergers and acquisitions, venture capital and real estate assignments. He also has in-depth experience in related financing arrangements.
“Jan is a versatile practitioner with very strong legal skills. Over the years Jan has earned the trust of our most demanding clients and his commitment to our firm has always been exceptional” comments Juha Pekka Katainen, managing partner.
The Krogerus Corporate department continues to hold a strong position as a leading practice in Finland; according to Mergermarket, in 2016 the team led the rankings by deal volume in the Finnish market.
“We congratulate Jan on this well-deserved promotion to partner and wish him and the team continued success.”