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Jaanus Ikla

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M&A, business & contract law, property law, construction & real estate development, energy, public private partnership (PPP) and public procurement.




Since 2006 Partner; since 2002 Attorney, Raidla Ellex; 2001-2003 Participation in the accession negotiations between the Republic of Estonia and the European Union with respect to possible derogation from EU Electricity Market Directive; 1999-2002 General counsel, Eesti Energia AS; 1996-1999 Head of legal department, AS Tallinna Sadam; 1995-1996 Head of the private law department, Ministry of Justice of Estonia; 1994-1995 Senior expert in private law department, Ministry of Justice of Estonia.


Estonian, English, Russian.


Since 2005 Member of the Expert Council of Free Legal Profession and Insolvency Law at the Ministry of Justice; since 2004 Member of the Estonian Bar Association.


1994 Law degree, University of Tartu, Estonia.


Real estate and construction

Within: Leading individuals

Jaanus Ikla - 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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