Inese Hazenfusa

Inese Hazenfusa

Partner, Head of Banking & Finance
Riga, Latvia

Sources recommend Inese Hazenfusa as "a genuine business lawyer" who "helps with the most complicated problems with amazing ease". She is recognized as "utterly competent" and "absolutely at ease with the securing and licensing of IP rights".

  • About

    The main areas of practice for Inese are Mergers & Acquisitions, Banking & Finance, Intellectual Property, Project Finance, Corporate Law. Inese Hazenfusa has over 18 years of experience in provision of legal services and she has been the team leader for most of the firm’s banking and finance transactions and is listed as a leading banking and finance expert by all best known international legal directories, like IFLR and Chambers Europe.  

  • Major Projects
    • 17.04.2019

      TGS Baltic assisted with commencement of opening of the first Zara Home shop in Latvia

      TGS Baltic assisted Apranga APB with establishing of its subsidiary Apranga HLV SIA, which will operate Zara Home stores in Latvia. The first Zara Home store opening in Latvia is expected in the second half of 2019 in the shopping park Alfa in Riga.

    • 08.01.2019

      TGS Baltic assisted Expobank CZ a.s. with financing the acquisition of the Radisson Blu Daugava Hotel by Astor Group (Latvia) from PBR Hotel (USA)

      TGS Baltic assisted Expobank CZ a.s. with financing the acquisition of the shares of SIA POLAR BEK DAUGAVA (now merged into SIA LAMPL which is owned by two private individuals through SIA RHG RIGA), the owner of the Radisson Blu Daugava Hotel.

  • CV

    Professional career

    Since 2012
    Partner, law firm TGS Baltic
    Since 2009
    Senior Associate, law firm TGS Baltic
    2005 – 2009
    Senior Associate, law firm Loze, Grunte & Cers
    2003 – 2005
    Associate, law firm Grunte & Cers
    1999 – 2003
    Legal Assistant, law firm Grunte & Cers


    Central European University, Department of Law, Master of Law (in Comparative Constitutional Law)
    University of Latvia, Department of Law, Bachelor of Law


    Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe (Information officer)
    Latvian Bar Association
  • Publications
    • Inese Hazenfusa comments on the Regulatory Sandbox for Fintech Companies - Dienas Bizness, 2017
    • Banking and Finance Law Newsletter - June-October 2015, Legislative Updates-Latvia
    • Newsletter on Liability of management board for delayed tax payments - December 2014
    • Baltic B&F Newsletter: Euro in Latvia, responsible lending, credit unions and more - June 2013
    • Forest Industry Manual - Dienas Bizness, 2009-2014
    • B&F newsletter - November 2012
    • B&F newsletter - June 2012
    • B&F newsletter - June 2011
    • Manual of Contracts - Dienas Bizness, 2008-2009
    • Basic questions in relation to UN Convention on International Sales of Goods - Latvijas Vestnesis, 2004