LEADELL law offices are once again highly ranked in Chambers Europe and Legal 500
Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners issued their annual rankings of law firms. LEADELL law offices once again have been recognized as one of the top firms in Baltic States. We are very proud to have been ranked in ten practice areas in both the prestigious Legal 500 and Chambers legal directories, including Banking and Finance, Commercial, Corporate and M&A, Dispute resolution, Intellectual Property, Real Estate and Construction, Shipping and Transport, Tax. The news reflects LEADELL law offices continuing growth and success. In the last 12 months, LEADELL law offices have also increased its geographical spread, with a new office in Brussels.
Every year, Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners international publications assess the legal services provided by law firms from around the globe based on information made by the firms, on the complexity of the services and on client feedback.
According to the international publication Chambers Global 2018, LEADELL Pilv Law Office continues to be one of the market leaders in dispute resolutions in Estonia. Managing partner Aivar Pilv and partner Pirkka – Marja Poldvere have been highly recognized by Chambers Global 2018. LEADELL Pilv Law Office has been recognized Band 1 for Tax law by Legal 500.
According to Legal 500 editors, “Jaak Siim is ‘vastly experienced’ and provides ‘quick and expert answers’; the ‘knowledgeable’ Aivar Pilv is ‘skilled’ in tax disputes”. Based on the Chamber’s research “Clients appreciate the team’s quality of customer service, with sources highlighting its “commitment to the interests of the client,” “accuracy” and “flexibility.” One client states: “They were very helpful and worked on my case with great dedication.”
LEADELL Balciunas&Grajauskas received high rankings (Band 2) in areas of dispute resolution and shipping and transport. According to Legal 500 editors, “LEADELL Balčiūnas & Grajauskas handles a range of work concerning shipping, with a particular strength in oil trading matters.”
Based on the Chamber’s research, “Gintaras Balčiūnas has experience of advising major local and regional companies on a range of disputes, including litigation and international arbitration” Managing partner Marius Grajauskas is commended for his “creative thinking” and ability to “see the broader view.”
LEADELL Leadell Fogels, Vitols & Paipa has been recognized Band 3 by Legal 500 in areas of Banking and finance, Dispute resolution, Employment, Intellectual Property, Real estate and construction.
According to Legal 500 editors, “Dispute resolution team head Kārlis Vītols and senior associate Ilze Jankeviča ‘always provide tailored solutions and are very reliable, caring and passionate about the work they do’. Together with Nils Fogels, their work spans high-value debt recovery proceedings, employment, insurance and administrative law.”
We thank our clients for providing outstanding feedback and our staff for their commitment and hard work.