Mats Welin

Chair, Head of Dispute Resolution

Contact details

[email protected]
+358 40 736 0939


Mats has dedicated his career to dispute resolution, in most of its forms within business law: litigation, arbitration, mediation and white collar crime. He believes that a good trial lawyer is able to handle in depth any substance law issues within a dispute and excel in the understanding and practice of the relevant procedural rules. According to his clients, He is analytic, easily accessible and strategic in his approach towards dispute resolution. He is a distinguished and highly skilled attorney and he has an extensive network of professionals in other law firms, district attorneys, judges, arbitrators and mediators.

Throughout his career, Mats has also provided legal advice to corporate clients, many of them being international enterprises with subsidiaries in Finland, listed companies, major family owned companies and their directors.


Ranked by Chambers Europe in the category ‘Dispute Resolution’
Attorney-at-law of the year 2020

Work languages

English, Finnish, Swedish


  • Chair, Salingre Attorneys 2023–Present
  • Managing Partner, Salingre Attorneys 2018–2022
  • Partner, Head of Dispute Resolution, Salingre Attorneys 2013–Present


  • Member of the Finnish Bar Association 2000
  • Trained on the Bench 1997
  • Master of Laws, University of Helsinki, Finland 1995