Skip to content
DEPARTMENT PROFILE

WALLESS

Employment

1 ranked lawyersBand 3EstoniaEurope 2022 View ranking table
chambers review
department information
Ranked Lawyers
chambers review
department information
Ranked Lawyers

Chambers Review

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.

What the team is known for

Former office of Derling Primus which became WALLESS in October 2020. Expertise includes employment disputes as well as advisory support. Handles employee transfers, redundancies, immigration issues and data protection. Advises notable local and international clients, particularly in the TMT, manufacturing and services sectors.

Strengths

An interviewee says: "They worked together with other experts on the table. We really value that."

Notable practitioners

Toomas Taube is well regarded for his handling of a broad array of employment matters. "I always get feedback from him immediately, the cooperation is brilliant." Another client adds: "I just get Toomas on the phone, we converse, go through the situation. He is able to give very quick advice."

Department Information

This content is provided by WALLESS.

Overview

WALLESS has a highly experienced employment team, our experts have been practicing for over 20 years. Our employment and migration experts assist clients in all employment matters, including drafting and reviewing employment contracts, assistance regarding cross-border employment relations, termination of employment relations, notifications to state institutions, internal procedures and compliance, etc. WALLESS has been recognized as one of the most competent partners for handling labour disputes in pre-court Labour Dispute Commission as well as in courts. We have been involved in several complicated landmark cases. Our team excels in taxation aspects as well as in various remuneration schemes, e.g. pensions, options, executive bonuses, etc. We have extensive experience also in employment and secondment of EU and third country employees, obtaining work permits and with communication with authorities.

The department is headed by partner Toomas Taube who has practiced over two decades.

 
Deals:
  • Advised Germany-based IT company IDnow in cross-border recruitment process in Estonia
  • Assisted Estonian subsidiary of HeidelbergCement Group on extensive collective redundancy
  • Represented a leading Estonian agriculture company in a complex labour dispute with a former executive
  • Advised and represented an employee in complex labour disputes of non-compete limitation and non-solicitation obligations
  • Assisted Ampler Bikes in various local and cross-border employment matters

Members

Arnus, Margot

Noormets, Alo

Taube, Toomas

Clients

Booking, HeidelbergCement, Handelsbanken, UniCredit, Square

Industries

Employment, Confidentiality and Non-competition, Employee Incentives, Employee transfers, Work Safety, Labour Disputes, Migration

Employment

WALLESS

firm
Location

Liivalaia 45

Tallinn

Harjumaa

Estonia

10145

View Firm Profile

Ranked Lawyers

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

Employment


Toomas Taube
Band 2