Dispute Resolution

Litigation & Arbitration Dispute Resolution

“TGS Baltic is a go-to firm for complex civil and administrative disputes.” The team “has an excellent track record” and “invariably provides superb quality work.” 

Disputes are when other legal advice and contracts come to test. We will stand for your interests in complex litigation proceedings or significant debt recoveries.

Dispute resolution is one of the key practices of the firm. We assist clients in a wide variety of business and trade-related litigation at courts of all jurisdictions. We actively develop litigation strategies and pursue the interests of our clients in even the most complicated cases.

Long a cornerstone of TGS Baltic's work, in recent years our dispute resolution practice has further grown considerably. To date the team has handled over 1,000 court and arbitration cases with a total value of some EUR 2 billion.

Major Deals

  • 09.02.2021

    TGS Baltic Successfully Represented Toomas Tamm, the Former Owner of Kiviõli Keemiatööstus, In a Dispute That Concerned a Claim Arising From a Guarantee Issued by AP-Terminaal

    We successfully represented entrepreneur Toomas Tamm, the former owner of Kiviõli Keemiatööstus, which deals with oil shale extraction and production of shale oil, thermal energy, and power, in a dispute that concerned a claim arising from a guarantee issued by defendant OÜ AP-Terminaal.

  • 02.02.2021

    TGS Baltic Successfully Represented Dubai Company La Campana General Trading in Dispute Against Cryotech Nordic

    TGS Baltic successfully represented La Campana General Trading LLC, a company of Dubai, in a dispute against Cryotech Nordic AS regarding claims arising from an exclusive distribution agreement.

  • 28.01.2021

    TGS Baltic Scored Victory in Trademark Dispute for Estonian Punk Rock Band Vanemõde

    On 26 January, the court rendered a significant judgment regarding the Estonian music industry by denying Andrus Kerstenbeck’s action and finding that Kerstenbeck, who had left the band, had no right to prevent others from registering “Vanemõde” as a trademark.

  • 26.01.2021

    TGS Baltic Scored Significant Victory for Coffee IN Against Apollo Cinema

    TGS Baltic’s litigation and competition team in the participation of Martti Peetsalu, Triinu Järviste and Silvia Urgas scored a significant interim judgment in recent judicial proceedings which explains admissibility of exclusivity clauses in distribution agreements in terms of competition law and confirms to Coffee IN in a positive way that Apollo cannot use its high market share on the cinema market to free itself from contractual obligations on other markets based on competition law arguments.

  • 22.12.2020

    Successful representation of Pipes Building OÜ in a dispute against Narva Vesi AS

    We successfully represented Pipes Building OÜ, one of the largest companies providing services of water utilities construction in the region of Ida-Virumaa in a dispute against Narva Vesi AS, a municipal company belonging to the City of Narva. The case concerned payment for two building contracts and damages.

  • 14.12.2020

    TGS Baltic successfully advised LTG Infra, a company of the Lithuanian Railways Group

    We represented LTG Infra, a subsidiary of the largest railways group Lietuvos Geležinkeliai (Lithuanian Railways) in the Baltic States, in a construction dispute regarding compensation of damages allegedly incurred by one the client’s contractors.


Awards & Recognition

  • Chambers and Partners

    "Clients are happy with the team’s service and approach, with one source stating: 'They have a very strong team [with] outstanding capacity to cover large-scale and very complex disputes, as well as to react promptly and immediately whenever it is necessary'."

    Chambers and Partners
  • Chambers and Partners

    "A broad dispute resolution practice, representing clients in competition, construction, employment, and white-collar crime cases. Observers are particularly impressed with the strong arguments the team puts forward in court.”

    Chambers and Partners
  • Chambers and Partners

    The TGS Baltic team "deliver sophisticated judgment, technical excellence, creative solutions and vast market knowledge to each transaction entrusted to them.”

    Chambers and Partners


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