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WALLESS

Corporate/Commercial

2 ranked lawyersBand 2EstoniaEurope 2022 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

The team is frequently sought out by clients within the manufacturing, oil and gas, and software development industries to handle domestic and cross-border transactions, the establishment of operations, and corporate governance. The practice demonstrates skill in handling restructuring and due diligence, in addition to matters pertaining to shareholders and contractual issues.

Strengths

An interviewee says: "The answers to our enquires are detailed, supported by references to the laws and practice and are provided at short notice."

Work highlights

Assisted Aurelius Investment NL 1 BV with the acquisition of Elfa Distrelec.

Notable practitioners

Hannes Vallikivi is a well-known name in Estonia's commercial law practice.

Rolan Jankelevitsh heads the corporate/commercial department at the firm. He is regarded as a well-established name in Estonia.

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Overview

WALLESS is a fully integrated team of experts, who advise clients on corporate matters and M&A transactions, including public and private M&A, spin-offs and joint ventures, with a particular focus on complex cross-border deals. WALLESS provides industry and business-focused advice on day-to-day commercial matters as well as sophisticated commercial agreements, including manufacturing, distribution, agency, licensing, supply and marketing agreements. WALLESS is also known for its expertise in project development and PPPs.


Recent highlights: 

  • Advising Mandatum Life on the divestment on the life insurance business to Invalda INVL
  • Advising Magnetic MRO AS, a global aircraft technical care maintenance and asset management company, in several rounds of equity raising
  • Advising Tilgmann Oy Ab in the sale of Nordic Label , Data Print and Estonian Label House to Asteria Labels & Packaging, an international printing group
  • Advising KKR, a global investment firm, on acquisition of Corel Corporation, as a local counsel
  • Advising BIGBANK, a local banking group, on a series of acquisitions of agricultural businesses and commercial properties
  • Advising several clients on divestment and acquisition of on- and offshore wind farm projects and other renewable energy assets

Members

Jankelevitsh, Rolan

Jankelevitsh, Rolan

Lemetti, Margo

Siigur, Andres

Trisberg, Karl-Ercih

Vallikivi, Hannes

Clients

Siemens; Elecnor; Pulsar; Michelin; Magnetic MRO; UAVFACTORY

Industries

Energy and Infrastructure; VE; PE; Healthcare; Investment Funds; Life Sciences; Policy and Regulation; RE & Construction; Technology and Innovations

Corporate/Commercial

WALLESS

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Location

Liivalaia 45

Tallinn

Harjumaa

Estonia

10145

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Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

Estonia

Corporate/Commercial


Hannes Vallikivi
Band 4
Rolan Jankelevitsh
Band 2