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A household name among industry giants, Bird & Bird is famed worldwide for its IP capabilities, particularly in high-stakes litigation and high-value deals. In Helsinki the group stands out for its work on behalf of technology and pharmaceutical companies, but also for the depth of its trade secrets and technology transfer expertise. These areas also happen to be strong suits of IP division captain Henri Kaikkonen. For example, he recently advised DISQO, a US-based insights platform company in its acquisition of cross-device measurement company, Verto Analytics. The market is also unanimous in its praise of Kaikkonen, with several sources citing his “tremendous skill and ability to really dig deep into the technical details of a case”. Another peer comments: “Henri is super talented and working with him is always a pleasure.”