Juha Mäkitalo

Juha Mäkitalo

Senior Partner, Attorney-at-Law

Juha Mäkitalo has a broad experience in energy sector, construction and real estate related matters. In these fields, he regularly advises both international and domestic companies as well as investors on their transactions and projects in Finland and abroad.

As a Senior Partner and the founder of the firm Juha Mäkitalo provides board level advisory to many clients. His areas of practice include contract, company, IP and competition law and EU law. In addition, he specialises in international and Finnish arbitration.

Juha Mäkitalo has been mentioned several times in the international The Legal 500 directory that provides information on law firms around the world.


Contract, company, IP and competition law, EU law, M&A, finance, international and Finnish arbitration


1990 Member of the Finnish Bar Association

1980 LL.M, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium

1978 Trained on the bench (Loimaa District Court)

1976 Master of Laws, University of Turku