Tuukka Airaksinen

Attorney at Law, Partner

tuukka.airaksinen@heinonen.com

 +358 40 525 7050
 +358 10 684 1610

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Tuukka Airaksinen is specialised in assignments related to all intellectual property rights, in the protection of industrial property rights, and in litigation and disputes concerning intellectual property rights.

Tuukka represents Finnish and foreign companies both in Finland and internationally. He is the only Finnish lawyer in the WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center which settles domain name disputes. Tuukka has also worked as an examiner in the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO).

Tuukka Airaksinen is ranked in Band 1 by Chambers Europe and Chambers Global and in the “Gold” category by WTR 1000 and praised as an IP Star by the IP Stars handbook.

Chambers Global 2017: “Praised for his ‘technical knowledge’, clients say Airaksinen ‘is the number one go-to guy when your matter relates to trade marks’ and he is particularly renowned in the market for trade mark prosecution work.”

Legal 500 (EMEA) 2017: “Practice head Tuukka Airaksinen is ‘excellent in brand protection’.”

Practice areas

Intellectual property rights
Dispute resolution related to intellectual property rights
Protection of industrial property rights
IPR strategy

Education

Attorney at Law, 2011
Master of Laws with court training, District Court of Helsinki, 1999
Master of Laws, University of Helsinki, 1997

Career

Benjon Oy, Partner, 1997-2011
EUIPO, examiner, 2002
Krogerus Attorneys Ltd, Partner, Head of IP, 2011-2017
Eversheds Attorneys Ltd., Partner, 2017-
Heinonen & Co, Attorneys-at-Law, Ltd, Partner, 2017-

Memberships

Finnish Bar Association
International Trademark Association (INTA)
MARQUES, member of the Amicus Curiae team

​​Languages

Finnish, English, Swedish

tuukka.airaksinen@heinonen.com

 +358 40 525 7050
 +358 10 684 1610

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