The Lithuanian office has been rated (Tier 2) in Employment for the first time this year, it was also rated higher in the area of Intellectual Property. In 2019, 6 lawyers of the Lithuanian office were ranked: Marius Matonis, Valentinas Mikelėnas, Vilius Bernatonis were recognized as Leading Individuals. Darius Miniotas, Paulius Zapolskis, and Sandra Bliuvaitė-Šulcienė were named as Next Generation Lawyers.
The Latvian office of TGS Baltic was rated by Legal 500 as a leader in 3 areas of law: Corporate/Commercial and M&A, Dispute Resolution and Tax. Colleagues from the Latvian office were also ranked. Andra Rubene was named as a leading individual, Alise Eljašāne, Nauris Grigals were ranked as Next Generation Lawyers. This year, Rudolfs Vilsons was also rated in Tax law. The Next Generation Lawyers in the Latvian office also includes a new colleague Vladlena Rudusāne-Simić, who was rated in law firm BDK Advokati, Tier 1 law firm in Competition law in the Serbian market.
The Estonian office of TGS Baltic is a leader in 4 areas of law: Dispute Resolution, Real Estate and Construction, Shipping & Transport and Tax. Martin Tamme, Paul Varul, Helmut Pikmets, Katri Paas-Mohando were named as Leading Individuals in the Estonian office, whereas Marko Kairjak, Kadri Kallas, Kedli Anvelt, Anu Kirss, Sander Kärson, Martti Peetsalu – as Next Generation Lawyers.
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