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Ellex

ROOSIKRANTSI 2, 10119 TALLINN, ESTONIA
Tel:
Work +372 6 40 7170
Fax:
Fax +372 6 40 7171
Email:
Web:
www.ellex.ee
Riga, Tallinn, Vilnius

Vahimets Risto

Tel:
Work +372 640 7170
Email:
Ellex

Work Department

Commercial, corporate and M&A, Real estate and construction

Position

Partner

Career

Since 2016 Partner in Raidla Ellex.

Languages

Estonian, English, Finnish.

Member

Risto vahimets is member of International Bar Association, Academy of American and International Law and Estonian Bar Association.

Education

1997 Master of Laws, The University of Connecticut School of Law 1996 Bachelor of Laws, University of Tartu


Estonia

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Leading individuals

Risto Vahimets - Ellex

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Ellex is ‘among the very best in Estonia and always provides an excellent service within agreed timescales’. The highly regarded team advised Trilini Energy on its €70m acquisition of Estonia's gas utility company Eesti Gaas and the ‘very professionalRisto Vahimets routinely assists Sportland International Group with corporate matters. The ‘flexibleSven Papp stands out for his ‘breadth of knowledge’. Martin Käerdi is also noted.

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Real estate and construction

Within: Leading individuals

Risto Vahimets - Ellex

Within: Real estate and construction

Ellex has a ‘strong real estate group that produces work of the highest quality’ and consists of ‘always available’ lawyers. The ‘well-known team’ advised a group of timber industry investors on a €1bn investment in a modern bio-refinery. Head of department Martin Triipan and senior partner Jüri Raidla are ‘very experienced and always deliver on the most time-critical projects’; Martin Käerdi is ‘very knowledgeable and provides solutions quickly’ while Risto Vahimets is ‘easily accessible to his clients’. Counsel Triin Frosch is a ‘quick thinker who remains calm during tough negotiations’. Jaanus Ikla is also noted.

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