We are pleased to announce that Jesse Kivisaari, specialist counsel at COBALT, has successfully passed the sworn advocate's examination and has been granted the professional title of sworn advocate on 19 February 2019. Jesse is one of the few Finnish citizens to be granted this title by the Estonian Bar Association.
Jesse Kivisaari is a Specialist Counsel at COBALT and the co-head of the Finnish Desk of the law firm. Jesse is experienced in M&A and private equity transactions and also advises companies in corporate law matters. He is focused on cross-border business activities, especially on projects related to Finland as his native language is Finnish. Jesse’s knowledge of cross-border legal aspects and multiple cultures enable him to provide services for Finnish companies with respect to the Baltics and vice versa.
For example, Jesse advised AS TMB, one of the biggest manufacturers of reinforced concrete elements in the Baltics, upon the acquisition of the Betonimestarit Group in Finland.