Borenius Asianajotoimisto Oy
Our Restructuring & Insolvency practice is looking for a Senior Associate to join our firm in a permanent position.
Borenius currently employs over 200 people and is one of the largest and most experienced law firms in Finland. We provide high quality services in all areas of law for our corporate clients. We have offices in Helsinki, Tampere, St. Petersburg, London and New York.
Our Restructuring & Insolvency practice focuses primarily on engagements related to the legal administration of companies undergoing bankruptcy, restructuring, or liquidation as well as voluntary arrangements and workouts. We are efficient and able to achieve results in demanding insolvency cases both as an adviser to creditors and debtors as well as an administrator on assignments with both domestic and international aspects. We are also known for having a mandate in all the most important insolvency cases in Finland. Securing going concern valuations is a key focus in our work.
The professionals of our Restructuring & Insolvency practice are located at our Helsinki and Tampere offices, and several of our engagements involve lawyers from both offices. Restructuring and insolvency is considered to be one of the core practice areas of the firm, and our Restructuring & Insolvency practice is consistently ranked as a top-tier practice in the most prestigious legal directories.
We offer you
You will have the opportunity to work as a senior associate in a great team with some of the most demanding and innovative clients in the market. This means working with clients that value quality, personal attention, and business acumen.
Our practice is known for its emphasis on a good team spirit and a feel of collegiality, and we believe that a prerequisite for good client service and quality is that every member of our Restructuring & Insolvency practice has a strong sense of loyalty and commitment to the team. As such, employee satisfaction is paramount to us. Despite our high criteria for performance, our working environment reflects our low hierarchy and joy at work.
We have committed our team to be second to none in each assignment, and we want our clients to feel that our team is always on top of each engagement and provides market-leading advice in any given situation. In order to meet this goal, we have made internal training and constant development a top priority for our team. We will constantly provide you with further training and skills, especially in the form of tailored in-house training modules, and guide you on your path to becoming an expert in the field of restructuring and insolvency.
Our core values of succeeding together, respecting others and taking pride in our work manifest in how we work. We understand the importance of private life, and we have actively created ways to balance work and free time. We truly believe that our success is measured by the success and gratification of our individual team members. Your personal career path will be supported by our individualised mentoring, coaching, and supportive leadership initiatives.
We expect from you
You already have more than four years of work experience in the field of restructuring and insolvency. You are able to perform challenging tasks under pressure, and you enjoy working intensively on the most complex restructuring and insolvency related assignments on the market, always striving to excel in everything you do. You are aiming to become, or you already are, a great lawyer and also have a keen interest in dispute resolution, corporate law, and business in general. We also expect you to have in-depth knowledge of Finnish bankruptcy and restructuring legislation.
As quality is always of the utmost importance in our work, you have demonstrated that you are capable of performing at a high level in your studies and/or early working life. Because of the type of work we handle, fluency in written and spoken Finnish and English is required.
Join our team now
Please submit your application by 11 October 2020. We will review applications as they are submitted – the sooner you apply, the sooner we can process your application. Please note that we may fill all available positions before the end of the application period.
For additional information, please contact:
Robert Peldán, Head of Restructuring & Insolvency Practice, email@example.com, tel. +358 50 341 5481.