Lawyers

TRUST has a senior team of highly skilled lawyers with top expertise and long experience in their focus areas. We offer our services to all clients from start-ups to investors and large-scale corporate clients. The strenght of TRUST’s know-how and operating model is the focus on high quality and cost-effective management of assignments.

Juha Taipale

Partner

+358 45 635 2585

Juha has a unique set of skills due to his background as a corporate lawyer and a startup entrepreneur and he serves his technology clients on a broad set of issues ranging from startup financing to technology licensing and M&A.

Juha Taipale TRUST

Juha has been identified by Legal500 as one of five Finnish “hall of fame” lawyers in the field of TMT and as a Thought Leader and Global Leader by Who’s Who Legal (Data - Information Technology 2021 and Data - Telecoms & Media 2021). He is consistently ranked on top of the field by Chambers Europe and Chambers & Partners and Best Lawyers.

CV

Education

LLM 1985 (University of Turku)

Memberships

The Finnish Bar Association
Finnish Computer Law Association
ITechLaw (vice-chair of the Start-up committee)

Expertise

Contracting
Outsourcing
Mergers and Acquisitions
ICT

Past work

Partner, Eversheds
Partner, Magnusson
Partner, Mäkitalo
Partner, Krogerus
CEO, Bitboys
Partner, Gilbert, Segall and Young
Assistant General Counsel, KONE Corporation
Assistant Vice President, Kansallis-Osake-Pankki