Jari Salminen, Attorney-at-Law (trained on the bench), eMBA, has been appointed Managing Partner of Eversheds Attorneys Ltd effective 1 October 2018. Salminen also continues as co-head of the Insolvency practice group. Former Managing Partner, Attorney-at-Law (trained on the bench) Harri Tolppanen continues as Partner, Member of the Board of Directors and co-head of the M&A transactions practice group. In addition, Tolppanen will focus on strengthening our cross-border cooperation and development with Eversheds Sutherland’s offices in the Baltic Sea area.
”We wish Jari the very best and every success in his new role. I truly believe that he will continue to strengthen our solid growth in all our customer segments, supported by the whole staff. We would also like to commend Harri for his long career of 25 years as Managing Partner at attorney’s offices as well as for his commitment to his upcoming new role”, says Chairman of the Board of Directors, Henri Steiner.
”I am very pleased to take on the new challenge. It will be an excellent opportunity to focus on the development of our company into an even more agile forerunner and modern office to the advantage of our clientele”, continues Jari Salminen.
”I wish to express my heartfelt thanks to our clients and our team for their trust which has formed the solid base for our successful growth and a genuine team spirit. I am truly excited to be able to focus my full capacity on practicing law together with our clients. This exciting path continues to lead us to new adventures”, Harri Tolppanen closes.