Markus Laja, an assistant lawyer at COBALT, helps associates in their everyday work. He mainly specialises in the field of mergers & acquisitions (M&A).
Markus holds a bachelor’s degree in law from the University of Tartu. He is currently in the process of acquiring a master’s degree from the same university. Before joining COBALT, Markus obtained work experience by interning at several international law firms, including TMI Associates, one of the largest law firms in Japan.
Markus won the ELSA Estonia Negotiation Competition in 2019. As the winner of the regional competition, he successfully represented Estonia at the International Negotiation Competition (INC) 2019 hosted in Japan.