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Legal Help Providers

There are numerous legal help providers in Estonia – all law offices are accredited and the quality of their services is high. In addition to private lawyers, state legal aid is also available for those living in Estonia with a residence permit.

State legal aid

State legal aid means that a lawyer appointed by the Estonian Bar Association will represent and provide counsel to you if you participate in legal proceedings (criminal proceedings, misdemeanour proceedings, civil proceedings, administrative court proceedings, administrative proceedings, enforcement proceedings).

In addition to the proceedings conducted by an Estonian court or an administrative authority, Estonian residents also have the right to apply for state legal aid (including translation assistance) in connection with proceedings regarding a civil matter in a court of another member state of the European Union, and for having recourse to the European Court of Human Rights.

To see if you are entitled for state legal aid, please see the criteria on the website of the Estonian Bar Association.

Private law firms

Triniti

City Plaza, Tartu mnt 2 (15th floor), 10145 Tallinn 
Tel: +372 685 0950
Email: ramil.pardi@triniti.ee
Website: www.triniti.eu

Triniti law office has partner offices in Latvia and Lithuania. Specialised in immigration cases.

 

Hedman Partners Attorneys-at-Law

Rotermanni 8, 10111 Tallinn 
Tel: +372 664 5250
Email: info@hedman.ee
Website: www.hedman.ee

Hedman Partners has associated offices in Helsinki, Finland and partner offices in Riga, Latvia and Vilnius, Lithuania.

Types of cases: Main areas of services are all classical legal services related to economic and commercial law, inter alia: mergers and acquisitions and international legal issues, contract and commercial law (including labor law), real estate transactions, planning and environmental law, information technology and intellectual property law, competition law, banking and financing, tax law, dispute resolutions (including insolvency and debt-recovery).

 

Law firm Narlex

Office in Tallinn: C. R. Jakobsoni 3 (1st floor), 10128 Tallinn
Tel: +372 506 2428
Email: tallinn@narlex.com
Website: www.narlex.com

Office in Narva: Fama Center, Fama 10 (4th floor), 20303 Narva
Tel: +372 506 2428
Email: narva@narlex.com

Types of cases: Employment law, business and corporate law, litigation and arbitration,
debt collection, shipping law.

 

LEADELL Law Offices

Maakri 19/1 (12th floor), 10145 Tallinn 
Tel: +372 619 1630
Email: tallinn@leadell.com
Website: www.leadell.ee

Branch office in Tartu
Turu 2, 51004 Tartu 
Tel: +372 731 2272
Email: tartu@leadell.com

The law office is a member of TAGLaw, a worldwide network of quality law firms.

Types of cases: Employment law, civil and company law, contract and commercial law, tax and customs law, construction and planning law, competition law, telecommunication and intellectual property, securities’ law, mergers and acquisitions, bankruptcy and reorganisation, litigation and arbitration, insurance, environmental law, property law, criminal law.

 

COBALT

Kawe Plaza, Pärnu mnt 15, 10141 Tallinn
Tel: +372 665 1888
Email: tallinn@cobalt.legal
Website: www.cobalt.legal

Types of cases: Labor law, dispute resolution, corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, private equity, banking and finance, capital markets, contracts, competition, tax, real estate and construction, intellectual property, energy, transport, maritime, infrastructure, telecommunications, insurance, administrative & public law, public procurement.
Can provide services of a certified translator.

 

Gencs Valters Law Firm

Contact person: Attorney at Law Valters Gencs
Tallinn office: Tallinn Business Center, Harju 6, 10130 Tallinn
Tel: +372 619 1000
Email: info@gencs.eu
Website: www.gencs.eu

Types of cases: Labor law, tax, mergers and acquisitions, corporate law, intellectual property, immigration, litigation, contracts, real estate & construction, banking and finance, bankruptcy and restructuring.

The law firm has successful long-term cooperation with US law firms all over the States, such as Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, Baker McKenzie, Davis Polk & Wardwell, DLA Piper, Holland & Knight, Duane Morris, Frost Brown Todd, Polsinelli, Covington & Burling, Faegre Baker Daniels, Knoble Yoshida & Dunleavy, Barnes & Thornburg and many others.

 

Law Firm Glikman Alvin Levin

Maakri 19, 10145 Tallinn
Tel: +372 686 0000
Fax: +372 686 0002
Email: info@levinlaw.ee
Website: www.levinlaw.ee

Types of cases: Civil law, civil damages, estates, government relations, marriage/divorce, taxes, aeronautics/maritime, contracts, corporations, foreign investment, insurance, labor relations, marketing agreements, patents/trademarks/copyrights, immigration, theft/fraud/embezzlement.
Services: will certify translations, signatures and copies.
Will take cases outside of Tallinn.

 

TGS Baltic

Admiral House, Ahtri 6a, 10151 Tallinn
Tel: +372 626 4300
Fax: +372 626 4306
Email: estonia@tgsbaltic.com
Website: www.tgsbaltic.com

Office in Tartu:
Kaluri 2, 51004 Tartu
Tel: +372 730 1610
Fax: +372 730 1620
Email: estonia@tgsbaltic.com

Types of cases: Employment, energy and natural resources, healthcare and pharmaceuticals, insolvency, insurance, intellectual property, international trade, competition and antitrust, litigation and dispute resolution, mergers and acquisitions, media, communications and technology, private equity, PPP/PFI, public procurement, real estate, shipping and transport, tax, white-collar crime.
Can arrange for services of a certified translator, court reporter/stenographer and notary.
Will take cases outside of Tallinn.

 

Law Firm GLIMSTEDT

Tartu mnt 25, 10117 Tallinn
Tel: +372 622 6006
Email: tallinn@glimstedt.ee
Website: www.glimstedt.ee

Types of cases: Real estate and construction, civil damages, tax and customs, banking and finance, contracts, corporations, foreign investment, mergers and acquisitions, commercial law, labor relations, insurance, patents/trademarks/copyrights, administrative law, litigation.
Will take cases outside of Tallinn.

 

Law Office HETA 

Peterburi tee 2f, 11415 Tallinn
Tel: +372 699 6611
Fax: +372 644 2889
Email: heta@heta.ee
Website: www.heta.ee

Types of cases: General practice, contracts, real estate, construction law, corporate, commercial, international, company and tax law, litigation and arbitration, corporate insolvency, administrative law, family law, civil law, estates, insurance, foreign claims, foreign investment, marketing agreements, aeronautical, maritime, labor law.
Will take cases outside of Tallinn.

 

Law Office Keevallik & Partners

Roosikrantsi 19, 10119 Tallinn
Tel: +372 630 8500
Email: info@keevallik.ee
Website: www.keevallik.ee

Types of cases: civil damages, estates, government relations, taxes, banking and finance, collections, contracts, corporations, foreign claims, foreign investment, insurance, labor relations, marketing agreements, patents/trademarks/copyrights, car accidents.
Can provide certified translator, court reporter/stenographer or notary services.
Will take cases outside of Tallinn.

 

Law Office TARK

Roosikrantsi 2, 10119 Tallinn
Tel: +372 611 0900
Email: info@tark.legal
Website: www.tark.legal

Types of cases: estates, government relations, civil damages, taxes, banking and finance, contracts, corporations, foreign claims, foreign investment, aeronautics and maritime, general company and commercial law, insurance, labor relations, marketing agreements, patents/trademarks/copyrights, constitutional and administrative law, tax law, litigation, competition, environmental law, energy and infrastructure, insolvency, arbitration, mergers and acquisitions, public procurement.
Will take cases outside of Tallinn.
Will not handle criminal cases, adoptions, child custody, marriage or divorce.
Can provide certified translator services.

 

Law Office VÄLISÕIGUSABI 

Müürivahe 41, 10140 Tallinn
Tel: +372 644 4411
Email: mahhov@adv.ee
Website: www.adv.ee

Types of cases: return of alienated property, child custody, estates, marriage and divorce, succession law, missing heirs.
Can provide certified translator, court reporter/stenographer and notary services.
Will take cases outside of Tallinn.

 

SORAINEN Law Offices

Kawe Plaza, Pärnu mnt 15 (7th floor), 10141 Tallinn
Tel: +372 640 0900
Fax: +372 640 0901
Email: estonia@sorainen.com
Website: www.sorainen.com

They have associated offices in RigaVilnius and Minsk.

Types of cases: Banking, capital markets, corporate, competition, construction, dispute resolution, distribution and trade, employment, energy and utilities, environmental, financial services and regulation, information technology and data protection, infrastructure and regulatory, insurance, intellectual property, investment funds, structures and pensions, investment incentives, mergers and acquisitions, pharmaceuticals and life sciences, private equity, privatisation, public procurement, real estate, restructuring and insolvency, tax and customs, telecommunications, transport and maritime.
Will take cases outside of Tallinn. 

 

Expat Legal Estonia

Email: info@expatlegalestonia.com
Tel: +372 521 6070
Website: www.expatlegalestonia.com

Legal advice for individuals and small businesses.
Type of cases: Banking, work contracts, housing contracts, residence permits and visa regulation in Estonia, insurance claims, litigation and buy-sale of real estate.

 

RASK Attorneys-at-Law

Rottermanni 8 (7th floor), 10111 Tallinn
Tel: +372 618 0820
Email: rask@rask.ee
Website: www.rask.ee

Office in Tartu:
Vaksali 6, 50409 Tartu
Tel: +372 618 0820

Email: rask@rask.ee

Types of cases: All cases concerning migration, visa application, residence permits and disputes. Also labour law, civil law and court proceedings.
Will take cases outside of Tallinn.