Edgars has more than 15 years of professional experience in Banking & Finance, capital markets and M&A field. During his practice Edgars has successfully advised some of the most significant financing, capital markets and M&A transactions in the region (both Latvian and cross-border) and has earned an excellent reputation for being one of the top specialists in the field. His clients include major international and local credit and financial institutions, private equity and venture capital funds and investors. Edgars is also a member of the Legal Committee of Latvian Private Equity and Venture Capital Association.

Before joining COBALT, Edgars was working as an in-house counsel at Swedbank.

  • Banking & Finance - Band 2, Chambers Europe 2020
  • Banking, finance and capital markets - Next generation partner, Legal 500 2020
  • Banking - Highly regarded, IFLR 1000 2020
He receives praise from market sources, marking him out as ‘one to watch’. Clients say: ‘I have the best relationship with him - he has the speed and quality of work that I look for and is very responsive.
Chambers Europe, Banking & Finance