The team of LEADELL receives 14 high evaluations in 8 practise areas in the latest edition of Legal 500
The work of the Baltic team of LEADELL has once again been evaluated by the international publication Legal 500, giving us a total of 14 high evaluations in 8 different practice areas. The Riga office LEADELL Fogels, Vītols & Paipa has reached the best results in such practise areas as Banking, finance and capital markets, dispute resolution, IP, IT and telecoms, as well as employment.
LEADELL Fogels, Vītols & Paipa
Legal 500 has quoted the references received from our clients Altum, DNB bank and Riga Development Solutions about the performance of Riga office in the field of debt recovery and dispute resolution, not only acknowledging the managing partner Kārlis Vītols, partner Nils Fogels and attorney at law Ilze Jankeviča as “real experts” in the field, but also recognizing them as ones who “ensure a sense of security” for their clients.
LEADELL Fogels, Vītols & Paipa is also evaluated in the fields of IP, IT and telecoms for the legal assistance provided to “Proact IT Latvia” in regard to terms and conditions for cloud computing, as well as in the field of employment for providing legal assistance to Livorno Pharma with dismissing a board member and in issues related to termination and hiring of emloyees.
The managing partner Kārlis Vītols admits that this kind of evaluation is very important not only because of it being received from an international publication, but more so because of the feedback received from the clients, which shows the mutual trust and security, which are the main values of our office. “We are going in the right direction in the culture of providing legal services and our clients have appriciated it, “ Kārlis Vītols notes, “I am also very proud for the achievements of our colleagues in Estonia and Lithuania.”
The Estonian office is highly evaluated in the field of commercial, corporate and M&A, as well as dispute resolution, real estate and tax law. Special recognition from the clients is given to the managing partner Aivar Pilv, partner Pirkka-Marja Põldvere, Britta Oltjer, Urmas Korgesar, Jaak Siim and attorney at law Marko Pilv and Anneli Aab.
LEADELL Balčiūnas & Grajauskas
Our Lituanian colleagues received a high evaluation in the field of banking, finance and capital markets, dispute resolution, intellectual property, real estate and construction, shipping and transport, as well as tax. Special recognition from the clients is given to the managing partner Marius Grajauskas and Gintaras Balčiūnas, as well as Kazimieras Karpickis, Rytis Paukšte, Liūne Storoženkaite, Vaidas Radvila, Gintaras Stankevičius and Konradas Pabijanskas.
Legal 500 is one of the world’s leading publications, which publishes reviews of legal markets in over 100 countries since 1987. The appraisal of law firms is based on the information submitted by the law firms on the work carried out within the previous year and the references received from the clients and competitors.