Mikko Elonheimo advises clients on dispute resolution assignments. He has extensive experience in representing domestic and international clients before both general courts and arbitral tribunals. His areas of specialisation include intellectual property disputes and matters related to commercial agreements, third party liability questions and unfair marketing practices. Mr Elonheimo has been involved in several litigation assignments abroad, including mutual assistance matters to trace assets from financial safe havens. He is an approved mediator for the Finnish Bar Association.
Chambers Global 2018 (Dispute Resolution): "Mikko Elonheimo is appreciated by clients for his ability to offer 'a good, big-picture view of a case,'and for being 'pragmatic and good at reporting back.'"
Chambers Global 2017 (Dispute Resolution): "Sources say: 'He has real insight into the most complex issues. He perseveres, is calm and never loses control of things.'"
Chambers Global 2016 (Dispute Resolution): "Mikko Elonheimo advises on follow-on damages cases, as well as private enforcement disputes, third-party liability claims, unfair marketing practices and commercial agreement issues."
Chambers Global 2015 (Dispute Resolution): “Sources describe Mikko Elonheimo as ‘a good, hard-working lawyer who is very careful in what he does and works very precisely.’ A similarly impressed client adds: ‘He has a very strong character in the courtroom and is a good litigator; he knows how to put the case forward to the judge.’“
Chambers Global 2014 (Dispute Resolution): “skilful dispute resolution lawyer”
Chambers Global 2013 (Dispute Resolution): “Mikko Elonheimo manages the firm’s litigation practice, and his growing presence in Finnish courtrooms is noticed amongst interviewees. He has particularly strong knowledge of IP and unfair marketing disputes.”
Chambers Europe 2014 (Dispute Resolution): “Mikko Elonheimo’s reputation as a ‘skilful’ dispute resolution lawyer continues to grow in the Finnish market.”
Endorsed in Chambers Europe 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018 (Dispute Resolution)
Chambers Europe 2011 (Dispute Resolution): “creative and fast”
Legal 500 (EMEA) 2017 (Dispute Resolution): "Mikko Elonheimo is 'exceptionally good.'"
Legal 500 (EMEA) 2015 (Dispute Resolution): "Mikko Elonheimo is ‘extremely sharp, very clever and is very attuned to customers’ needs.'"
Legal 500 (EMEA) 2014 (Dispute Resolution): “recommended lawyer for dispute resolution”
Legal 500 (EMEA) 2013 (Dispute Resolution): “highly respected”
Legal 500 (EMEA) 2012 (Dispute Resolution): “extremely efficient with a very pragmatic approach”
Listed in the 2015-2017 editions of Best Lawyers (Arbitration and Mediation; Litigation)
Finnish Bar Association
Finnish Arbitration Association
International Bar Association
Law Clerk, District Court of Turku (2001)
Master of Laws, University of Lapland (1999)