Kirsi Ikävalko-Lähde

Counsel, Attorney-at-Law

Kirsi has extensive experience in business law, especially concerning generation transfer, tax audits and tax appeals. Kirsi is also specialized in employment law, insolvency law and public procurement. In addition, Kirsi has acted as the liquidator of bankruptcy estates as well as the administrator and supervisor in enterprise restructuring processes. Additionally, she advises our clients in other assignments regarding mergers and acquisitions as well assists in contract law and dispute resolution.


  • Applex Attorneys Ltd, Counsel 2024-
  • Kotka & co. Attorneys Ltd, Senior Associate 2015-2024
  • Kotka & co. Attorneys Ltd, Associate 2012-2015
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers Oy, Tax Consultant 2011-2012


  • Attorney-at-Law 2015
  • Master of Laws, University of Turku 2011

Languages: Finnish, English


  • The Finnish Bar Association
  • The Finnish Bar Association, Professional Committee