According to the recently released IFLR1000 rankings, Sorainen is the only law firm in the region holding only the highest, Tier 1 rankings, in all categories in the Baltics. Furthermore, 27 lawyers have earned an individual ranking by the guide, highlighting them as the utmost experts in the region.

Leading finance-focused publication

IFLR1000 is the market-leading law publication for capital markets, and corporate and finance lawyers. The field of project development, including energy, infrastructure, mining, power, PPP, telecommunications networks, and transport is also researched.

The research categories include:

  • Estonia: Project Development and Financial & Corporate
  • Latvia: Project Development and Financial & Corporate
  • Lithuania: Banking & Finance, Capital Markets, M&A, Financial Services Regulatory and Project Development

Market leading experts

Individually, 27 of our lawyers have been ranked by the guide as leading experts in the region. These include:

In Estonia: Partners Kaupo Lepasepp, Piret Jesse, Toomas Prangli, Paul Künnap, and Karin Madisson, counsel Kaspar Endrikson and senior associate Britta Retel.

In Latvia: Partners Eva Berlaus, Rūdolfs Eņģelis, Lelde Laviņa, counsels Raivo Raudzeps and Viktorija Cherkas and senior associate Zane Paeglīte.

In Lithuania: Partners Mantas Petkevičius, Laimonas Skibarka, Daivis Švirinas, Kęstutis AdamonisAsta Augutytė-Rapkevičienė, Sergej ButovAugustas Klezys, Tomas Kontautas, Laurynas Lukosiunas, Aušra Mudėnaitė, Algirdas Pekšys, counsel Jonas Kiauleikis and senior associates Indrė Pelėdaitė and Dalia Augaitė,

About IFLR1000

The IFLR1000 is a guide to the world’s leading financial and corporate law firms and lawyers and has been producing legal market intelligence since 1990. It remains the only international legal directory dedicated to ranking law firms and lawyers on the basis of financial and corporate transactional work. The guide currently researches around 170 national jurisdictions.

In 2021, IFLR named Sorainen the Baltic firm of the year for the eighth time, recognising our strong track record in advising on innovative international finance transactions.