Leo Lagerstam


Leo has a solid several years experience of business law, contract law, and insolvency law in particular. He has acted as the executor of countless bankruptcy estates as well as the administrator and supervisor in many enterprise restructuring processes. Additionally, he has also acted as the administrator in many liquidation proceedings. Leo also offers advice to our customers on employment law and related proceedings. Over the course of his 20-plus-year career as an attorney, Leo has successfully taken care of a number of extremely challenging, wide-scope court proceedings and other dispute resolution processes. Leo has general responsibility of legal matters for several client companies together with our other lawyers.

Leo acts as the lead of our insolvency practice and he has been named one of the best insolvency lawyers in Finland by esteemed international rankings several years in a row.


  • Applex Attorneys Ltd, Partner 2021-
  • Facta Attorneys Ltd, Partner 2018-2021
  • Borenius Attorneys Ltd, Specialist Partner 2014-2018
  • Borenius Attorneys Ltd, Senior Associate 2012-2014
  • Krogerus Attorneys Ltd, Attorney-at-Law 2007-2012
  • Lehtola & Lagerstam Attorneys Ltd, Partner 2006-2007
  • Markku Lehtola Attorneys Ltd, Attorney-at-Law 2004-2006
  • Sumentola, Suominen & Itälä Attorneys Ltd, Attorney-at-Law 2001-2004
  • Paldanius & Mäkelä Attorneys Ltd, Associate 2000-2001
  • Prosecutor’s Bureau of Tampere, Associate Prosecutor 2000
  • District Court of Tampere, Trainee District Judge 1998-1999


  • Attorney-at-Law 2002
  • Trained on the Bench 1999
  • LL.M., University of Turku 1997
  • University of Uppsala, Sweden, International Civil Law 1995

Languages: Finnish, English


  • Finnish Bar Association
  • The Finnish Insolvency Law Association
  • Tammerkoski Entrepreneurs Association