Pekka Holopainen


Attorney-at-Law, MBA, partner


Specialty: Dispute Resolution, Mining and Environment, Public Procurement


Tel +358 9 6812 9321
Mobile +358 50 5911 089
Fax +358 9 6812 9320

Pekka Holopainen has been with Kalliolaw since 2010. Before joining the firm he worked for almost 15 years as general counsel and other in-house legal positions in various international companies in Finland as well as abroad. He has worked between 1990 and 1996 for law firms in Finland and in Germany. In addition to his Finnish LL.M. he holds an M.iur.comp. degree from the University of Bonn, Germany as well as an MBA from London Business School.

Practice Areas


Holopainen has considerable experience from international and domestic agreements as well as from corporate governance. Mining law also forms a part of his expertise.

Positions of Trust


He holds positions of trust in several Boards of Directors of companies, associations and foundations. From the year 2011 until 2013, Holopainen was a member of the expert group on company law of the Finnish Bar Association.