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Legal 500 ranks COBALT as a top-tier law firm in 21 practice areas


In the 2020 Legal 500 EMEA edition COBALT offices in Estonia, Latvia and  Lithuania has been ranked as a top-tier law firm in 21 practice areas. The latest results confirm COBALT’s leading position in the Baltic market in all key practice areas. We are especially proud that our Latvia office has secured 9 out of 9 Tier 1 positions for the third year in a row.

This year, 20 COBALT legal experts are recognised as leading lawyers in their fields of practice, including Lauris Liepa, Jaanus Mody, Dr Irmantas Norkus, Dace Silava-Tomsone, Martin Simovart, Elijus Burgis, Ingrīda Kariņa-Bērziņa, Marina Kotkas, Peeter Kutman, Žilvinas Kvietkus, Liina Linsi, Sandija Novicka, Simona Oliškevičiūtė – Cicėnienė, Karina Paatsi, Kristel Raidla-Talur, Egon Talur, Elo Tamm, Aivar Taro, Guntars Zīle and Andrejs Lielkalns. In total 36 COBALT lawyers are included in the list of recommended lawyers in the Baltics.

The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) since 1991 has been providing readers with an annually updated, impartial, third-party opinion on the leading law firms and lawyers. The EMEA guide provides researched coverage of 85 countries and over 2,700 ranked law firms. The guide employs a rigorous review process that includes surveying clients and assessing the experience and depth of teams.