Senior associate Sarita Schröder and senior associate Kalle Hynönen have been appointed as co-heads of Krogerus' IP practice area as of 1 October 2017.
Sarita Schröder will be responsible for managing IP litigation and other contentious IP matters, as well as trademark matters. Kalle Hynönen will be responsible for managing contractual and other commercial IP matters, as well as copyright matters.
Partner Mika Puittinen, who runs Krogerus' Technology, Media and Telecommunications business sector, acts as the partner responsible for the IP practice area.
Among others, Managing Intellectual Property's international IP Stars survey has placed Krogerus' IP practice in Tier 1 in the copyright category. Both Chambers and Partners and Legal 500 have ranked the practice among the leading teams in Finland in the intellectual property category.