Johan Schmidt practices primarily in the areas of corporate and contract law, as well as mergers and acquisitions, with a special emphasis on large-scale projects and ICT-related matters.

Johan's know-how covers most areas of business law. He has personally negotiated numerous mergers and acquisitions, joint venture and alliance agreements, as well as complex turnkey supply agreements. IP and technology law is at the core of Johan's competence.

Having previously had overall responsibility for new business development and venturing activities in a top class blue chip company, Johan has a keen understanding of strategic and business management issues in addition to his role as a lawyer. Johan is the Managing Director of DLA Piper Finland.