Architects of the written word

points

COMPETENCES

“We think with perspective – in time and space, establishing an individual approach, security and sustainability regarding the priorities of every project. We believe in our clients and seek out a solution for situations in any field of law in which our clients are in need of our assistance.”

Public procurement and PPP

Consultations for principals and bidders, organisation of procurement procedures, preparation of procurement documents, support in preparation of procurement bids, support in preparing procurement bids, representation in Procurement Oversight Office, PPP procedures

Labour Law

Drafting of employment agreements; drafting of collective agreements; drafting internal company regulations, material responsibility agreements and other personal documents

Dispute Resolution

Representation in criminal, civil and administrative cases; representation in local and international arbitration courts; representation in the Constitutional Court; representation in the European Commission and European Court of Human Rights; alternative dispute resolution procedures

Energy and environmental law

Infrastructure project development, licensing and permits, legal compliance, utilisation of natural resources, rubbish management

Intellectual Property

Structuring of copyright, trademark, patent and IP transactions

Real estate

Lease and rental of real estate, sale of real estate, construction and construction agreements, project planning, terms of use, permits

Competition Law

Horizontal and vertical agreements, state support, malicious use of dominant status, merger of market participants, competition law compliance audit

Healthcare and pharmaceutical

Regulations; licensing; distribution agreements; representative relations with Health Inspectorate, National Health Service and State Agency of Medicines

Commercial Law

Company registration, administration and reorganisation, drafting of commercial agreements, structuring of commercial transactions

TEAM

“We believe in a strong foundation, as well as that only a team of top-notch lawyers is capable of putting such a foundation into place, a team that understands client interests and the respective law, adheres to a budget and maintains loyalty.”

Kitija Boicova
Kitija Boicova
Faculty of Law of the University of Latvia (Master’s degree in law, 2010)

Faculty of Law of the University of Latvia (Bachelor’s degree in law, 2008)

Member of Latvian Bar Association since 2013

Member of A.K. attorneys-at-law office since 2009

Glimstedt and partners attorneys-at-law (2007 – 2009)

Commercial law; dispute resolution; pharmaceutical; personal data protection; representation at institutions, in court and in arbitration court
Latvian, English
Roberts Ginters
Roberts Ginters
BA School of Business and Finance (Bachelor’s degree in finance, financier’s qualification, 2013)

Faculty of Law of the University of Latvia (Master’s degree in law, 2009)

Faculty of Law of the University of Latvia (Bachelor’s degree in law, 2007)

PRIME Athlete Management (2010 – currently)

Latvian Academy of Sport Education (2012 – currently)

KPMG Baltics SIA (2011 – 2012)

SIA HEMAT (2008 – 2011)

Glimstedt and partners attorneys-at-law (2006 – 2008)

commercial law, sports law, real estate
Latvian, English, Russian
Aldis Kalinks
Aldis Kalinks
Riga Graduate School of Law (Master’s degree in European and international law, 2004)

Police Academy of Latvia (professional Bachelor’s degree in law, 2003)

Glimstedt and partners attorneys-at-law (2004 – 2010)

State agency for mandatory health insurance (2002 – 2004)

Office of Citizenship and Migration Affairs (2000-2002)

Healthcare and pharmaceutical; intellectual property; commercial law; representation at institutions, in court and in arbitration court
Latvian, English, Russian
Līga Koka-Hohberga
Līga Koka-Hohberga
Faculty of Law of the University of Latvia (professional education in law, 2007)
Member of Latvian Bar Association since 2009

Member of A.K. Attorneys-at-Law office since 2013

Glimstedt and partners attorneys-at-law (2006 – 2013)

SIA Stora Enso Packaging (2001 – 2006)

Labour law; commercial law; real estate; healthcare; personal data protection; dispute resolution; representation at institutions, in court and in arbitration court
Latvian, English, Russian
Agnese Medne
Agnese Medne
Riga Graduate School of Law (Master’s degree in European and international law, 2002)

Rimpak Livonija business institute (professional education in law, 2001)

Attorney-at-law since 2009

Assistant attorney-at-law (2006-2009)

Board member of Norwegian Chamber of Commerce in Latvia (2011-2014)

Work experience in attorneys’ offices since 2002

Ministry of Education and Science of Latvia (2000 – 2001)

Transaction structuring, client representation in contractual negotiations, dispute resolution, representation in court and arbitration court, construction, real estate, commercial law
Latvian, Norwegian, English, Russian
Lauris Žubulis
Lauris Žubulis
Faculty of law of the University of Latvia (professional education in law, 2001)
Religious organisation Salvation Army, member of Advisory council (since 2011)

Baltic Children’s Foundation (Sweden), board member (since 2001)

Glimstedt and partners attorneys-at-law (2005 – 2009)

Nordea Bank Finland Plc, Latvia branch (2000 – 2005)

AS Merita Nordbanken Latvia (1999 – 2000)

Energy and environmental, banking and finance, immigration, real estate, commercial law
Latvian, Swedish, English, Russian
Sabīne Matvejeva
Sabīne Matvejeva
Faculty of Law of the University of Latvia (Bachelor’s degree in law, to be obtained in 2017)
A.K. attorneys-at-law office since 2015
Commercial law, real estate
Latvian, English
Baiba Vaivade
Baiba Vaivade
Turiba University (Bachelor’s degree in law, 2015)

BA School of Business and Finance (Master’s degree in finance management, 2012)

BA School of Business and Finance (Bachelor’s degree in business administration, 2011)

A.K. attorneys-at-law office since 2015

Tieto Latvia (2014 – 2015)

Glimstedt and partners attorneys-at-law (2010 – 2014)

Länsförsäkringar International Försäkringsaktiebolag branch Nordicia insurance (2008 – 2009)

Baltijas Imports Eksports A SIA (2006 – 2008)

Commercial law, real estate, dispute resolution, legal due dilligence
Latvian, English, Russian

CLIENTS AND PROJECTS

“Our clients are Latvian and foreign companies representing various fields of business.”

points

Representation of a major foreign real estate developer in dispute with the public authorities over a long-term lease contract terms and compensation under the contract (2013)

points

Representation of a client during an acquisition of the second largest forestry production site in Latvia (2014)

points

Representation of a client in a dispute with the State Customs Agency regarding application of anti-dumping fees (since 2012)

points

Advising local municipality during public procurement for purchase of streetcars for public transport unit (2014);

points

Representation of a major road construction company, before the Public Procurement Monitoring Bureau (since 2013)

points

Representation of a client before the Constitutional Court of Latvia disputing the regulation for cogeneration stations and their compensation mechanism (2014)

points

Advising client in one of the first management buy-out deals in Latvia helping the client to obtain shares in one of the biggest catering companies in the Baltics (2012)

points

Representation of a client before the European Commission in relation to regulations for parallel import of drugs in Latvia (2012)

points

Assistance in reorganization for a major construction materials importer (2014)

points

Creation of holding companies structure for one of the biggest log houses producer (2014)

points

Day-to-day legal assistance to one of the leading health service providers in Latvia

points

Day-to-day legal assistance to one of the leading forestry and agriculture land owners in Latvia

SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

“Helping to build the client’s hopes and dreams is our main goal. We support various cultural projects, various artists and musicians, as well as sport organisations, providing our assistance for considerably lower compensation or pro bono.”

CONTACTS

NAME

EMAIL

MESSAGE

A.K. attorneys-at-law office
Kr. Valdemāra iela 4-21, Riga, LV-1010, Latvia
Telephone: 67312710, Fax: 67312711
e-mail: info@akadvokati.lv