EU LAW

If you are doing or looking to do business in the Baltics (within the European Union), you must be ready to navigate an intricate legal landscape. Your organisation will need to be compliant with numerous directives and regulations from both local and EU bloc-wide regulations. Depending on your niche of operations, this would touch upon multiple aspects of business operations.

We are prepared to provide guidance and support with all things related to compliance (e.g. data protection, corporate governance), regulation, aid, procurement, and much more.

 

FORT - EU Law Professionals

As EU Law professionals, we at FORT possess the knowledge and expertise required to navigate the intricacies of the European legal landscape.

We pride ourselves on offering tailored, strategic advice to clients on EU law. We help them moderate potential risks and capitalise on opportunities arising from EU law changes. Whether it's ensuring compliance with relevant directives, representing clients in disputes, or providing counsel on cross-border transactions, FORT's legal experts have your back.

 

Competition, State Aid, Public Procurement - Our Areas of Expertise

FORT specialises in several key areas of EU Law. These include:

  • Competition Law. Anti-competitive practices, mergers, and acquisitions in the EU are surrounded by complex rules. Our attorneys will provide strategic advice on compliance, assist with merger notifications, and represent clients in disputes before national competition authorities and courts;
  • State Aid. It is a crucial aspect of EU policy, promoting economic growth and supporting businesses through various forms of financial assistance. Our legal professionals assist clients in ensuring compliance with EU regulations and identifying available state support for their businesses;
  • Public Procurement. As a significant part of the EU's single market, public procurement requires strict adherence to EU rules and regulations. We help clients participate in tenders and represent them in any disputes.

Leave complex legal matters to professionals. We know what to do even in the most delicate situations. FORT will find creative solutions and will help achieve sustainable gains.

Lawyers

Kuldar-Jaan Torokoff

Managing Partner of FORT Tallinn office

CV

Merit Lind

Partner

CV

Sandis Bertaitis

Partner

CV

Dr. Andrius Mamontovas

Managing Partner of FORT Vilnius office, attorney at law

CV

Rene Frolov

Counsel

CV

All

Lithuania

Latvia

Estonia

Partners

Kuldar-Jaan Torokoff

Kuldar-Jaan Torokoff

Managing Partner of FORT Tallinn office

CV

Merit Lind

Merit Lind

Partner

CV

Minni-Triin Park

Minni-Triin Park

Partner

CV

Sandis Bertaitis

Sandis Bertaitis

Partner

CV

Janis Likops

Janis Likops

Partner

CV

Maris Liguts

Maris Liguts

Partner, CAMS

CV

Dr. Andrius Mamontovas

Dr. Andrius Mamontovas

Managing Partner of FORT Vilnius office, attorney at law

CV

Mindaugas Žolynas

Mindaugas Žolynas

Partner, attorney at law

CV

Rūta Radzevičiūtė – Meizeraitė

Rūta Radzevičiūtė – Meizeraitė

Partner, attorney at law

CV

Emilis Cicėnas

Emilis Cicėnas

Partner

CV

Rene Frolov

Rene Frolov

Counsel

CV

Ieva Pruse

Ieva Pruse

Senior Associate, AML specialist (CAMS)

CV

Roberts Prusis

Roberts Prusis

Senior Associate, Attorney at Law

CV

Vita Rancane

Vita Rancane

Senior Associate

CV

Santa Praulina

Santa Praulina

Senior Associate

CV

Vadimas Maksimenka

Vadimas Maksimenka

Senior Associate, assistant to attorney at law

CV

Aurelija Grigoravičiūtė-Rimeisienė

Aurelija Grigoravičiūtė-Rimeisienė

Senior Associate, attorney at law

CV

Dr. Gytis Kuncevičius

Dr. Gytis Kuncevičius

Senior associate, attorney at law

CV

Andreas Veeret

Andreas Veeret

Attorney at Law

CV

Margus Kõiva

Margus Kõiva

Attorney at Law

CV

Liina Käis

Liina Käis

Attorney at Law

CV

Riin Rehepapp

Riin Rehepapp

Attorney at Law

CV

Arturs Caics

Arturs Caics

Attorney at Law

CV

Mara Bekere

Mara Bekere

Attorney at Law

CV

Laila Pudule

Laila Pudule

Attorney at Law

CV

Laura Baumane

Laura Baumane

Attorney at Law

CV

Aldis Maldups

Aldis Maldups

Of counsel, Attorney at Law

CV

Agnė Mecelienė

Agnė Mecelienė

Senior Associate, attorney at law, mediator

CV

Ivo Vanasaun

Ivo Vanasaun

Specialist Tax Counsel

CV

Katrin Alliksaar

Katrin Alliksaar

Counsel

CV

Helena Kink

Helena Kink

Lawyer

CV

Vita Dvarionaitė

Vita Dvarionaitė

Associate

CV

Vytautas Pasvenskas

Vytautas Pasvenskas

Associate, assistant to attorney at law

CV

Imants Kreicmanis

Imants Kreicmanis

Legal Assistant

CV

Emilijus Livšicas

Emilijus Livšicas

Legal Intern

CV

Mariuss Raits Bergmanis

Mariuss Raits Bergmanis

Legal Assistant

CV

Niks Elksnitis

Niks Elksnitis

Legal Assistant

CV

Konstance Rute Krievina

Konstance Rute Krievina

Legal Assistant

CV

Daniels Jelisejevs

Daniels Jelisejevs

CEO

CV

Kadri Lensment

Kadri Lensment

Office manager

CV

Nadežda Paist

Nadežda Paist

Office Assistant (on parental leave)

CV

Birgit Viilukas

Birgit Viilukas

Office Assistant (on parental leave)

CV

Tatjana Vavilova

Tatjana Vavilova

Office manager

CV

Anna Austrina

Anna Austrina

Office manager

CV

Dominyka Auglienė

Dominyka Auglienė

Office manager

CV

Jurga Sirvidienė

Jurga Sirvidienė

Office manager

CV

Welcome to FORT

Welcome to FORT, a distinguished firm built on a team of highly qualified and experienced lawyers providing legal counsel since 2013. We place our clients’ interests at the centre of our focus, ensuring that their needs are met with excellence, dedication, and teamwork. The main mission at FORT is to provide the best client and talent experience in modern-day law, and we are committed to helping businesses in the Baltics reach their goals.

 

Our market-leading team of lawyers has gained extensive and versatile experience by working in leading law firms across Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania. With a results-focused approach, we are committed to helping our clients achieve their objectives. We understand that each client is unique, which is why we provide individualized attention and offer practical, business-minded solutions. Our full-scope legal services are of the highest quality and are provided in an efficient, ethical, and personal manner.

 

At FORT, we take the time to understand our clients' main aims and objectives. Through prompt and clear answers, we assist them in navigating legal complexities and finding comprehensive solutions. We believe in long-term cooperation and value evolving together with our clients, fostering a strong and lasting relationship. We evaluate the efficiency of our work and provide estimates of legal costs in advance, ensuring our clients receive value for their investment, and no unexpected surprises.

 

Furthermore, we understand that financial considerations are crucial. Therefore, we offer tailor-made financial solutions to accommodate our client's specific needs. Our aim is to deliver comprehensive legal services that not only meet expectations but exceed them. By choosing FORT, you can expect a dedicated team, unparalleled expertise, and a commitment to delivering exceptional legal counsel.

 

FORT look forward to partnering with you and providing the legal support you require for your continued success. Together, we can navigate the legal landscape and help you achieve your goals in the Baltics.