The organization of the Ministry of Justice

Organization chart of the Ministry of Justice: We have two Ministers: Minister of Justice, Minister for Nordic Cooperation and Equality. The Permanent Secretary assists the Minister in leading. There are four departments at the Ministry of Justice: Department for Democracy and Public Law, Department for Private Law and Administration of Justice, Department for Criminal Policy and Criminal Law, and Department for Administration and Oversight. In addition, there is the Management Support and Core Services, which is outside the departmental division.

Management

Permanent Secretary

The Permanent Secretary assists the Minister in leading and developing the Ministry's activities and strategic planning as well as the performance management on the administrative branch of the Ministry and the performance management of the Ministry.

The Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Justice is Mr Pekka Timonen.

Permanent Secretary Pekka Timonen 

Telephone: +358 2951 6001
E-mail: [email protected]

Secretary to the Permanent Secretary
Ms Sanna Laine
Telephone: +358 2951 50044

Fax: +358 9 1606 7525
E-mail: [email protected]

Directors General

Department for Democracy and Public Law

Johanna Suurpää

Department for Private Law and Administration of Justice

Antti T. Leinonen

Department for Criminal Policy and Criminal Law

Ari-Pekka Koivisto

Department for Administration and Oversight

Tapio Laamanen

Management Support and Core Functions

Pekka Timonen