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Helsinki

Our lawyers in the Helsinki office focus on capital markets transactions, mergers and acquisitions, bank finance and large real estate transactions principally in Finland and other Nordic and Baltic countries.

Since the opening of our Helsinki office in 1992, the level and complexity of our work in Finland has consistently placed us in the top tier of law firms in the country, and White & Case stands out as the only global law firm with a local presence in Finland.

Our success depends on attracting the best people and nurturing their talent, so that we can continue to offer the market-leading legal services that we are known for. As an associate, you will have the opportunity to grow and learn as you work alongside colleagues who are leaders in their field and to build on your skills through both practical experience and our training programs.

We are always looking to recruit aspiring legal talent to develop and to learn with us.

Career opportunities: please send open application to helsinkicareers@whitecase.com

 

Associates for M&A and Capital Markets Groups

Ready for challenges in a top-tier law firm?

We are currently recruiting associates for our international M&A and Capital Markets practice groups in Finland. We offer top-quality, internationally-oriented work in a global law firm with a competitive compensation package and benefits – as well as great colleagues. Our lawyers work on the most challenging M&A and financing transactions. You will have responsibilities early in your career as you work on multiple assignments including participating in drafting and negotiating deals. You will get an immediate opportunity to work in a fast-paced, collaborative environment with colleagues across White & Case’s global network on multijurisdictional matters and experience the operational realities of cross-border law.

We are looking for new team players with strong personality, energy, enthusiasm and diplomacy. The ideal candidate will have strong academic credentials and a genuine interest in international business and corporate transactions. We prize globally minded people who are eager to work across borders and cultures, and are intrigued by solving problems within multiple legal systems. You will have received legal education in Finland but additional international experience is seen as a clear benefit.

Join us and we will help you become a great lawyer, at a major law firm respected worldwide, with globally available training and mentoring programs to support you at every stage of your career with White & Case.

Please submit your application and CV online in English at www.whitecase.com/careers/helsinki no later than September 25, 2017. For further information, you may contact Tanja Törnkvist or Timo Airisto (+358 9 228 641).

Career opportunities: apply online

Leading Global Law Firm

White & Case is a leading global law firm with a long-established presence in Finland and the Nordic region. White & Case operates on a one firm basis which is present in the day-to-day work of its associates. We advise multi-national corporates, financial institutions and private equity firms on corporate and financing transactions across all major industry sectors. Our core practice areas in Finland are Mergers & Acquisitions, Capital Markets and Bank Finance, and our young lawyers have the opportunity to work in each of these core practice areas.

 

Legal Trainee

White & Case's Helsinki office offers law students a possibility to gain experience and training from an international law firm through our trainee program. Typical assignments include drafting agreements, memoranda and minutes, legal research, legal translating, dealing with various governmental authorities and preparation of and assisting in maintaining data rooms related to various transactions. Our trainee program runs for four months starting each January, May and September. Our trainees work full-time.

Law students interested in a position as a trainee should have finished the majority of their studies to be able to benefit from the training.

Application for a position as a trainee:

Trainee period January–April: application deadline September 17
Trainee period May–August: application deadline January 29
Trainee period September–December: application deadline April 17

Please submit your application letter and CV (both in English) along with a recent copy of your official transcript/record of completed studies (from university where you currently enrolled).

Career opportunities: Apply online

 

Administrative staff

Working as a secretary or in other administrative positions at White & Case means working in an international organization which provides every employee with exposure to the international business community. In addition to the traditional duties and responsibilities of a secretary or other administrative employee, a position at White & Case gives a truly international and global dimension to day-to-day work.

We welcome applications for administrative staff on an ongoing basis.

Application for a open position as a Evening Secretary
Application deadline June 9, 2017

Please submit your application letter and CV in English.

Career opportunities: please send open application to helsinkicareers@whitecase.com