Professional Values and Law Firm Culture
NJORD Latvia is one of few international law firms in Latvian legal market. Our office in Riga is well known for successfully assisting many prominent local clients, as well as top international companies. In the context of our global clients, we function as a gateway to the entire Nordic/Baltic region, meaning each of our offices acts as a one-stop shop from where we regularly perform or coordinate legal services across national borders. The vast majority of our clients are international.
Our lawyers particularly excel in litigation (including criminal law), IP, corporate/commercial, real estate, employment, immigration, AML and energy. We speak English, Latvian and Russian.
Expertise and professional education
Qualified attorney-at-law admitted to the Latvian Bar with over 20 years of legal experience with the main focus on immigration, employment and tax law. Head of NJORD Latvia immigration department and member of the global alliance of corporate immigration lawyers VisaLaw International. My immigration work covers requesting residence permits on such grounds as acquisition of real estate, investments in the equity capital of the companies, bank deposits, employment, employment for highly qualified professionals (EU Blue Card), acquisition of the State securities and others. I also handle issues related to tax residence and taxation, including taxation of non-residents. I am a recommended lawyer by Legal500. Fluent Latvian, Russian and English speaker.