Legal Adviser

Päivi Pietarinen

Born 14.10.1970 in Espoo

Master of Laws, University of Turku, 1995

Master of Political Sciences (international politics, international law), University of Turku, 1994

Legal Adviser and Member of the Cabinet of the Republic of Finland, 2018–
Secretary General, Supreme Administrative Court, 2009– (leave of absence)
Judge, Administrative Court of Helsinki, 2017
Secretary General of the Parliamentary Committee evaluating needs to restructure the Government of Finland, Ministry of Finance, 2014
Counsellor of Legislation, Ministry of Justice, Law Drafting Department, 2008
Lawyer, Registry of the European Court of Human Rights, Strasbourg, 2005–2007
Head of Research, Referendary and Information officer, Supreme Administrative Court, 1998–2000, 2001–2004, 2007
Legal Officer, Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Legal Department, 19961998, 20002001
Senior Official, Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, Unit for International Affairs, 1995