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Eversheds Sutherland

Corporate/Commercial

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What the team is known for

Strong international brand offering full-scope corporate and commercial support. Advises on M&A transactions and joint ventures. Also handles cross-border corporate restructuring mandates and offers notable expertise in due diligence projects. Provides additional assistance with regulatory and compliance matters. Client roster features a mix of international and local players, including significant investors and banks.

Notable practitioners

Māris Vainovskis has vast experience handling complex M&A mandates and is routinely instructed by clients from the banking, private equity and technology sectors. One satisfied client enthuses that Vainovskis is "like an encyclopedia of knowledge, he's very well aware of everything that is going on," adding: "He's also very good at sharing information in a very understandable way," and continuing: "He's always very positive, he always sees a solution."

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Overview

Eversheds Sutherland Bitāns’ Corporate and Commercial team has a notable local practice and an active team of 10 lawyers, including partners.

At Eversheds Bitāns we are dedicated to supporting our clients on a variety of corporate issues as they pursue business transactions both within Latvia and internationally. We provide practical advice on corporate matters to large listed companies, medium size enterprises and small businesses across all sectors and industries. In advising our clients, we strive to combine the high quality of expertise of our lawyers with a commercially pragmatic approach to problem-solving. 

We routinely assist clients on a broad range of corporate matters, including the formation of limited liability and joint-stock companies and partnerships, corporate governance issues, share, stock, and other equity-linked instrument issues and transfers, drafting of minutes of shareholder meetings, joint venture set-ups, mergers, acquisitions, restructurings and company dissolutions.

Our office has advised sellers and buyers, both foreign and domestic, in over 100 asset purchases, merger and acquisition transactions. Our ability to deliver accurate and timely advice adjusted to the operating model of your business can help you move faster and achieve your business targets smoothly and efficiently.

Corporate/Commercial

Eversheds Sutherland

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Location

Lacplesa Street 20a

3rd floor

Riga

Riga

Latvia

LV 1011

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Corporate/Commercial


Māris Vainovskis
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