Jussi Nieminen is a counsel (partner-elect) at Castrén & Snellman Attorneys Ltd’s competition and procurement practice. Mr Nieminen specialises in competition law, state aid and procurement matters as well M&A transactions. He advises clients in all aspects of Finnish and EU competition and procurement law regimes. Mr Nieminen frequently represents major companies in competition law enforcement proceedings authorities and courts. He also has extensive expertise in complex merger control filings, substantive analysis and multijurisdictional coordination, audits, strategic compliance work and complex commercial arrangements across a number of industries.

Prior to joining Castren & Snellman in 2009, Mr Nieminen worked in the legal department of a multinational listed construction group. In addition to having completed his LLM degree at the University of Turku, he has also studied in the University of Copenhagen in Denmark and has a postgraduate diploma in competition law economics from King’s College London.