There have been a number of notable changes in the Baltics'
legal market since December.
Among the moves with regional significance was pan-Baltic
firm Vilgerts' decision to scale back its presence in the
region to just one office in Riga. The firm's former offices in
Belarus and Estonia have rebranded to practise independently,
but its Lithuania office has closed.
Another move with pan-Baltic implications was the launch of
Klauberg Baltics, which opened offices in three countries in
the region. The firm was founded by the former name partner of
bnt's Latvia branch, Theis Klauberg, resulting in bnt changing
its name to Jensen & Svikis Legal.
Further Lithuanian news saw the launches of Walless by a
group of Ellex partners, and Wint by a team of TGS...