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Kirsti Pent

Partner

Contact:

ESTONIA

tel +372 6464 045
gsm  +372 5341 1175
skype kirstipent
kirsti.pent@fortlegal.com

Kirsti has advised credit institutions, payment service providers, insurance companies, insurance intermediaries and other financial institutions in different regulatory issues. She is experienced in counselling different financing transactions, including several issues of securities and conclusion of major credit agreements. Kirsti also counsels clients on various corporate and commercial issues; this includes assistance in complicated corporate restructuring processes. For example, she has advised a cross-border merger of insurance companies into a SE. In addition to financial regulation law, Kirsti specialises in energy law. She has advised different energy producers and sellers in both contractual and regulatory matters. Kirsti is an experienced advisor of investors acquiring energy companies, her services have also included conducting legal due diligences.

Kirsti has gained valuable knowledge and experience during her internship at one of the leading law firms in Detroit (USA).

Legal500 2017: “[…] finance partner Kirsti Pent, who adopts ‘a straight-to-the-point approach’”

CV

CAREER

2011 – until now
Partner at Law Office FORT (previously Law Firm NORDEUS)

2008-2011
Attorney at Law Office Tark Grunte Sutkiene

2007
Lawyer at law Office Tark Grunte Sutkiene

2006-2007
Project Manager at the Faculty of Law, University of Tartu

2005
Internship at the International Organization for Migration, office in Tallinn

EDUCATION

2009
Internship at Law Office Butzel Long, Detroit, USA

2008
University of Tartu, Faculty of Law, Estonia, M.A.

2006
University of Tartu, Institute of Law, Estonia, B.A.

MEMBERSHIPS

2013
Estonian Association of Young Attorneys (member of the board 2013-2017)

2008
Estonian Bar Association (member of the board 2016-2017)

2003
ELSA Estonia (alumni)

LANGUAGES

Estonian, English, Finnish

 

PUBLICATIONS

  • The Legal Status of Translations of Treaties in the Estonian Legal System and Possible International Responsibility (in Estonian), Acta Societatis Martensis 2, 2007