According to the 2023 rankings of the International Financial Law Review (IFLR), Sorainen remains the strongest law firm in the Baltics, being the only firm with the highest Tier 1 rankings across all practice areas. 38 of our lawyers were recognised by the guide as leading legal specialists.

Top tier in all fields

Similarly to previous years, Sorainen has retained its position as the leading law firm in the region, earning only the highest Tier 1 rankings in all practice areas. Our team was recognised as the best in the market in the following areas:

  • Estonia – Financial and corporate and Project development;
  • Latvia – Financial and corporate and Project development;
  • Lithuania – Banking and finance, Financial services regulatory, Capital markets, M&A and Project development.

Market-leading team

Across the region, our lawyers have earned 38 individual rankings, highlighting them as market-leading experts in their field. 3 colleagues earned individual recognition by the guide for the first time:

Strongest team in the region

In the research of all leading legal directories, Sorainen stands out as the most recommended law firm on a pan-Baltic level, being ranked by four international directories as the top-tier team in a total of 64 practice areas across the Baltic region compared to 48 and 47 top-tier rankings held by second and third players.

Number of Tier 1 rankings in the leading legal directories

About IFLR1000

IFLR1000 is a leading international legal directory and publishes annual rankings of the world’s leading law firms in domestic and cross-border financial and transactional matters.

The directory assists buyers of legal services in making informed strategic decisions when hiring external counsel. Currently, IFLR1000 ranks 5,000 law firms and more than 21,000 lawyers across 12 practice areas and 250 jurisdictions.

More information and the 2023 rankings are available here.