ELSA Rovaniemi is a local group of ELSA, the European Law Students’ Association. ELSA Rovaniemi is active at the University of Lapland where it supports local law students at learning, career development, and going international.

ELSA – The European Law Students’ Association

ELSA is an international organisation run by and for students. ELSA has more than 50 000 members coming from over 300 faculties of law. ELSA consists of ELSA International Board, National Groups (such as ELSA Finland) and Local Groups (such as ELSA Helsinki, ELSA Joensuu, ELSA Rovaniemi and ELSA Turku).

The activities organized by ELSA are divided into three key areas: Academic Activities provides many opportunities to practice important skills and explore legal career opportunities through excursions, moot court competitions and other academic events. Seminars & Conferences organises seminars and international events that provide opportunities to network and meet fellow students in Finland and abroad. STEP traineeships offer law students and young lawyers with valuable opportunities to work abroad.

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Board and Directors of ELSA Rovaniemi spring 2019

The board exists to best serve the members, so please contact us with any questions, feedback, or suggestions. Let’s make your ideas reality!

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Due to ELSA Rovaniemi’s rule change, the board and directors of the present day is a transitional board and will operate from 1 January to 31 July 2019.

Kati Yläranta President

Kati Yläranta


Aleksi Halonen

Secretary General

Julia Ahonperä


Amanda Haavisto

Director for Fundraising

Vilma Saari

Director for Seminars & Conferences

Contact information

ELSA Rovaniemi ry


Yliopistonkatu 8


Y-tunnus: 0881972-3

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