Public Procurement Law, Competition and Internal Market Law

Competitions and Public Procurements

We offer well-established legal expertise in legal consulting related to both large and small-scale competitions and public procurements. We have acted as advisors in many significant service procurement competitions, especially in the healthcare and IT sectors. We also have experience as experts in the implementation of new types of innovation partnership projects. In this regard, we provide assistance in areas such as:

  • Market surveys
  • Negotiation procedures or other applicable procurement methods such as innovation partnerships and their coordination
  • Outsourcing and related procurement
  • Procurement notices, requests for proposals, and their drafting
  • Contract negotiations
  • Procurement disputes

We serve as advisors in the preparation of public procurements and in disputes before the Market Court. We represent our clients in procurement disputes before the Market Court and the Supreme Administrative Court.

Competition Law

In the field of competition law and in matters related to competition law damages, we offer long-standing expertise to businesses and public entities. Typically, the assignments we handle are related to:

  • Competition law assessments related to corporate transactions (merger control).
  • Conditions related to corporate transactions, such as non-competition clauses, and their pre-assessment.

Our attorneys also have experience acting as legal representatives in Finland’s first competition law damage cases.


State Aid Regulation

Considering state aid regulation has become a part of public entities’ activities, especially in real estate arrangements. Our attorneys have extensive experience in providing advice on EU state aid regulation and considering it in the preparation of public decision-making. The public sector increasingly needs to consider the following aspects:

  • Competition neutrality
  • State aid regulation

Our Procurement Law Services:

  • Market Surveys
  • Negotiation Procedures or Other Applicable Procurement Methods
  • Outsourcing and Related Procurement
  • Procurement Notices and Requests for Proposals
  • Contract Negotiations
  • Procurement Disputes
  • Competition Law Assessments Related to Corporate Transactions
  • Conditions Related to Corporate Transactions, such as Non-Competition Clauses

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