76 Algoma St N.

Thunder Bay, ON P7A 4Z4

P (807) 344-9191

F (807) 345-8391

TF 1-807-465-3988

E info@petronelaw.ca


Seppo K. Paivalainen

Seppo was born and raised in North Western Ontario. He has served as a lawyer for over 40 years assisting his clients on issues important to them. His practice now includes Real Estate and Estate administration. He enjoys speaking to his clients in fluent Finnish when they prefer.

His community involvement includes serving on the Boards of the Northern Ontario School of Medicine, Suomi-Koti of Thunder Bay, Lakehead University and the Canadian Suomi Foundation. In addition he was an active member of numerous service clubs and community groups. For 17 years he also served the Finnish community as Honorary Consul for the Republic of Finland.

In his free time Seppo and his wife, Janice, enjoy travelling and simple outdoor pleasures such as skiing, golfing, chopping fire wood or having a sauna beside a northern lake.

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