Marjukka Sippola specialises in capital markets transactions and mergers and acquisitions focusing in particular in the energy and infrastructure sectors. Ms Sippola has advised companies and financial institutions on various equity and debt capital markets transactions, including IPOs, primary and secondary fundraisings, private placements, takeovers and bond issues, as well as on corporate governance and insider and disclosure rules. In energy and infrastructure transactions Ms Sippola has extensive experience in advising clients in transactions involving regulated assets, conventional and renewable energy projects and other corporate matters. Prior to joining Krogerus, Ms Sippola worked several years for Norton Rose Fulbright LLP in London in their corporate finance practice group. She serves as the co-head for the firm’s Capital Markets practice.
Chambers Europe 2018 (Capital Markets): "Marjukka Sippola is praised by clients for providing 'pragmatic and clear advice.'"
Chambers Europe 2017 (Capital Markets): "Sources comment: 'She is very efficient and an excellent lawyer.'"
Chambers Europe 2016 (Capital Markets): "She's an excellent lawyer – I'd highly recommend her for her strong knowledge of the underlying regulations."
Chambers Europe 2015 (Capital Markets): "Sources describe Marjukka Sippola as 'a great project manager. She does an excellent job and makes sure matters progress, and is able to quickly unlock problems.'"
Chambers Global 2014 (Banking and Finance): “Marjukka Sippola uses her experience at a major London-based law firm to advise this firm’s international capital markets clients.”
Chambers Global 2013 (Banking and Finance): “Co-head of the capital markets practice Marjukka Sippola has four years’ experience with a London firm. She brings her cross-border prowess to mandates.”
IFLR1000 2017, 2018, 2019: Listed as a rising star in Energy and Infrastructure, Capital Markets, Private Equity and Mergers and Acquisitions
IFLR1000 2015 and 2016: Endorsed as a rising star in Banking and Finance, Capital Markets and Private Equity
Listed in the 2015-2017 editions of Best Lawyers (Capital Markets Law)
Endorsed by Who’s Who Legal 2017 (Energy)
Crowdfunding in the Context of Securities Offerings in the US and Europe: An Overview of the Regulatory Framework (International Bar Association, Securities Law Committee, Vol 19, No 1, February 2013) co-author with Leif Laitinen
The Daimler Case Gives Guidance on the Requirement of ‘Precise’ Information in the Definition of Inside Information in a Protracted Decision-Making Process (International Bar Association, Securities Law Committee, Vol 18, No 2, September 2012) co-author with Mårten Knuts
Finnish Bar Association
LL.M., University of London, United Kingdom (2006)
Master of Laws, University of Helsinki (2001)
Bachelor of Science (Economics), Aalto University School of Economics (2007)