The Dispute Resolution team of Ellex is widely recognised as one of the largest and most experienced litigation teams in Estonia. Over the years, it has successfully handled many landmark cases. On a day to day basis, members of the team are engaged in complex local and international disputes in a wide variety of substantive areas.The Ellex dispute resolution team has served as lead counsel in several landmark disputes that have had a major impact on the market and entrepreneurship.
Ellex is a best combination of dispute resolution lawyers and M&A negotiators – there are several cases where the clients have benefitted from skilful combination of ability to secure the clients position via dispute resolution and working out an excellent transaction despite of difficult or hostile situations.
Ellex is also one of the few firms in the market with substantial experience in international arbitration – including various arbitration institutes in London, Stockholm, Helsinki, Luxembourg, PCA arbitration etc. Ellex represents the strongest team in the region – a substantial team with a great variety of partners and associates with high-end experience. The head of the team, Mr Arne Ots, and the key partners continue to be among the most recognized experts in the field.
In addition to our traditional litigation practice,Ellex has developed specialised teams for handling bankruptcy restructuring matters as well as public procurement disputes.
Ots, Arne (Head of Department)
BLRT Grupp AS, one of the biggest industrial holdings
East Capital Explorer, a Swedish investment company
Estonian Authors’ Society, Estonian Performers’ Union
Estonian Bar Association
Estonian Health Insurance Fund
Estonian Ministry of Environment
Estonian Ministry of Finance
Europark Estonia OÜ, an international parking operator
Government of the Republic of Estonia
Orgita Põld OÜ, producer of agricultural products
Prisma Peremarket AS, a Finnish-based food retailer
Sportland International Group, operator of the retail chains
State Forest Management Centre, manager of state forests
Swedbank AS, a Nordic-Baltic banking group
Telia Company AB, Europe’s 5th largest telecom operator
Vopak E.O. S. AS, oil products terminal operator
Commercial & Professional Services
Construction & Materials
Food & Drink Producers
Forestry & Paper
Mining & Metals
Pharmaceuticals & Life Sciences
Software & Computer Services
Travel & Leisure