Sorainen is an international, integrated business law firm, with offices in the three Baltic States – Lithuania, Latvia, and Estonia - and in Belarus. Founded in 1995, the firm has today 34 partners and over 200 lawyers and tax specialists.
Aku Sorainen is the founder and senior partner of Sorainen. Aku is of Finnish origin but has worked as a lawyer in the Baltic States since 1993. He is specialized in M&A and real estate law and leads the firm’s strategic development.
In 2015 Aku was honored to receive the Knight’s Cross, First Class, of the Order of the Lion of Finland from Finnish President Niinistö and in 2021 he was awarded the Service Cross of the Estonian Foreign Ministry for promoting Estonia’s national interest. Aku is also the Honorary Consul of Malta in Estonia. He is recognized as an eminent practitioner in Chambers Global.