Nika Larkimo | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Nika Larkimo

Associate, Helsinki

T +44 20 7532 2741

T +358 40 7676 327 (mobile)

E nika.larkimo@whitecase.com

Overview

Nika Larkimo is an associate in the International Arbitration Practice Group in Helsinki.

She also advises clients in the field of corporate and financial transactions, including mergers & acquisitions and capital markets transactions.

Nika joined White & Case in 2015 after her graduation from law school and is currently on a secondment to the Firm's London office.

Education

  • LLM, University of Helsinki, Faculty of Law

Languages

  • Finnish
  • English
  • French
  • Swedish
  • Russian

Experience

LCIA arbitration, 2017 – ongoing

Representing a ship builder in a multi-million euro LCIA arbitration concerning the major refurbishment of an FPSO to be deployed in Brazil.

M&A insurance underwriting projects, 2017

Advising several M&A warranty & indemnity insurance providers and underwriters in the underwriting of transaction insurance policies for business transactions in the Nordic markets.

Luvata Group sale of Heat Transfer Solutions Division, 2016

Representing Luvata Group and its owner Nordic Capital on the sale of Luvata Heat Transfer Solutions to Modine Manufacturing Company.

Alimak Hek IPO, 2015

Representing Citigroup, SEB and Carnegie, as the managers, in connection with the initial public offering and listing on Nasdaq Stockholm of the shares in Alimak Hek.

Nordax IPO, 2015

Representing Nordax Bank and principal owner Vision Capital in connection with the initial public offering and listing on Nasdaq Stockholm of the shares in Nordax Bank.

Publications

  • Attracting International Arbitrations Through Adoption of Predictable and Transparent National Legislation – Advantages of the UNCITRAL Model Law for an Aspiring Arbitration Seat, Scandinavian Studies in Law, Volume 63, Arbitration, 2017 (co-author with Tuuli Timonen)