LAWIN was launched in 2004 by Lepik & Luhaäär (Estonia), Klavins & Slaidins (Latvia) and Lideika, Petrauskas, Valiunas ir partneriai (Lithuania) - leading law firms in each jurisdiction since their very foundation in the beginning of 1990's.
For nearly two decades, our practices and lawyers in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania are continuously top-ranked by the most prestigious international legal directories (Chambers Global and Europe, Legal 500, IFLR 1000).
We have earned our reputation by consistently being at the heart of the largest and most complex commercial and financial transactions in each jurisdiction and regionally; working with the largest foreign investors in the Baltic States, major local and international businesses, and governments in the Baltics. We pride ourselves with pro bono initiatives and active work to further the development of the local legal environment.
With over 140 legal professionals working in five practice groups, LAWIN is ideally positioned to provide the highest caliber, specialized legal services both domestically and on a pan-Baltic dimension.
Law Firm of the Year 2011: Baltic States, awarded by The Lawyer
Law Firm of the Year 2011: Baltics, awarded by International Financial Law Review (IFLR).
Key Practice Areas:
• Corporate and M&A
• Finance & Tax
• Industry & Regulatory
• Real Estate
• Dispute Resolution
Key Clients: GE Capital /GE Money Bank, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, Molycorp, Swedbank, TeliaSonera Group, Visagino atomine elektrine (Visaginas Nuclear Power Plant)
Offices: Tallinn (Estonia), Riga (Latvia), Vilnius (Lithuania)
Number of fee earners: 150
Number of Lawyers: 140
Number of Partners: 28
Number of Female Partners: 11