Terhi Kauti



Terhi Kauti

Firm: Krogerus
Address:Unioninkatu 22
Helsinki 00130
Phone:+358 (0)29 000 6246
Fax:+358 (0)29 000 6201
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Local Time:Sun. 21:14
Web site: Direct Page


Terhi Kauti is the head of our public procurement practice. She has extensive experience in advising tendering companies and governmental authorities in all aspects of public procurement both for contentious and non-contentious matters. Her focus areas include advising on information technology purchases and public-private partnership projects. She also provides counsel on state aid and European law issues. Prior to joining Krogerus, Terhi worked as the chief legal counsel of the Public Procurement Advisory Unit and served on the City Council of Helsinki, 2001–2004.


Languages: Finnish, Swedish, English, French


Areas of Practice


  • Competition and Regulatory
  • Energy and Infrastructure
  • Public Procurement
  • State Aid


Professional Career


Significant Accomplishments

Legal 500 (EMEA) 2013 (EU and Competition): “Counsel Terhi Kauti heads the firm’s public procurement practice, an area in which she has established a significant reputation”

Legal 500 (EMEA) 2012 (EU and Competition): “in-depth legal knowledge combined with profound understanding of the needs of their clients”

Endorsed in The International Who's Who of Public Procurement Lawyers 2013 - 2014

Professional Associations

Finnish Bar Association
Finnish Competition Law Association


Choosing the Most Advantageous Contractor (Suomen toimitila- ja rakennuttajaliitto RAKLI ry & Rakennustieto) (co-author)

Public Procurement, An Overview of Regulation in 35 Jurisdictions Worldwide, Finland Chapter (Getting the Deal Through, Law Business Research Ltd, 2009)

Buyers Guidebook of Public Procurement (I Edition, 2000; II Edition, 2005, Sai–Lab)

Tendering Procedure – A Legal Obligation in Public Works and Works Concessions (University of Helsinki)



Master of Laws, University of Helsinki (2005)