Ellex Raidla, a member of Ellex, a circle of leading Baltic law firms, is one of the oldest law firms in Estonia, established in 1993. The firm has been involved in nearly all of the major M&A and financing transactions as well as landmark disputes that have taken place in Estonia. The firm’s lawyers are very active in legislative drafting and have participated in the drafting of more than 40 laws in Estonia.
Ellex Raidla is one of the few firms in Estonia that is endorsed in Band 1/Tier 1 category by all the major law firm directories and the only firm that is endorsed in Band 1 by Chambers Europe in both areas – disputes and transactions.
Only the best experts are part of Ellex Raidla. We have one of the highest number of PhD degrees in Estonia and many former students of international universities. We are also very active in legislative work. Our experts have participated in the drafting of more than 40 laws in Estonia.
We never take a situation as no-go. Our clients can be sure that we will always deploy our best people to take the challenge and find the solution.
Be there when our clients need us is an integral part of our culture. We always respond as fast as possible as we understand that time is always a sensitive issue in legal matters.
We believe that honesty is one of the most important features of a trustworthy legal advisor. We never raise unrealistic hopes. Our clients always know the truth about the case.
We built our internal structure so that our partners can be involved in every case in which our firm plays a role. Our partners always lead teams whose work is based on a synergy of different experiences and approaches to produce quality result.
We never stop. It is important to innovate even if your field is law. Our experts are heavily involved in legislative drafting, and create new trends of legal practices and help to integrate best global practices into local legislation. We always move actively into new legal fields like data protection, media law or environmental law.
Ellex Raidla has a unique international focus. We work closely with the leading law firms around the globe, including major players in London and Frankfurt, the European legal capitals. Our firm is regularly involved in important transactions across Northern Europe and represents clients in significant projects in Eastern Europe and the Middle East. We also serve as a link between East and West thanks to our close cooperation with law firms in Russia and Ukraine.
LEGISLATIVE WORK OF OUR EXPERTS
Lawyers of Ellex Raidla have always been very actively involved in legislative work during major legislative reforms that have been implemented in Estonia since 1991. Our experts have participated in the drafting of more than 40 laws.
We have worked in the fields of Constitutional Law, Reform Laws, Civil Law, Company Law, Financial and Insurance Law, Tax Law and other legal areas.