Title: Partner, Head of Corporate Advisory, Compliance & CSR
Head of Corporate Advisory, Compliance & CSR practice Raija-Leena Ojanen advises international and domestic corporate clients on a wide variety of legal topics including corporate advisory and compliance, contracts, franchising, marketing and employment law. She also is engaged in real estate transactions and related financing.
Raija is recommended by Chambers Europe, Legal 500 and PLC Which Lawyer in the field of Real Estate.
Raija is a member of the Finnish Bar Association and the International Bar Association.
Joined Dittmar & Indrenius: 1988
Education: University of Helsinki (LL.M., 1986); Helsinki University of Applied Sciences (MBA, 2005)
Languages: Finnish, English, Swedish, German
Publications & Lectures: She is the author or co-author of several articles regarding real estate law, e.g.
Representative Work: Raija advises many multinational Dow Jones Industrial Average companies in their legal matters in Finland. Compliance is one of her main focus areas. Also, she advises investors in real estate transactions in Finland and banks in real estate lending in Finland.
Recommendations: Clients say, "She understands how to work in an international environment with international owners, and has the connections we need." - Chambers Europe 2015
"Raija-Leena Ojanen is respected for her real estate experience, and particularly for her knowledge of the financing side of real estate transactions." - Chambers Europe 2013
"Raija-Leena Ojanen is recommended by interviewees as 'skilled, responsive and extremely convincing." - Chambers Europe 2011
"She is very hands-on and has exellent project management skills. She is extremely good at negotiating with banks." - Chambers Europe 2010