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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

Toomas Vaher

Tel:
Work +372 640 7170
Email:
Ellex

Work Department

Civil and administrative court procedure, international arbitration & amicable dispute resolution (ADR), insolvency, administrative law, reorganisation.

Position

Partner.

Career

Since 2011 Managing Partner; since 2002 Partner; since 1996 Attorney, Ellex Raidla; 1998 Trainee, Mannheimer Swartling, Stockholm; 1994-1995 Assistant District Attorney of Rapla.

Languages

Estonian, English.

Member

Since 2010 Chairman of the Estonian Bar Association; since 2010 Member of the the Council for Administration of Courts; 2006-2010 Member of the Council of Anti Money Laundering Advisory Committee of Market Participants; since 2005 Member of the International Association of Young Lawyers; since 2004 Board member of the Estonian Bar Association; 2003-2004 Member of the Ethics and Methodology Commission of Estonian Bar Association; since 1997 Member of the Estonian Bar Association.

Education

1996 Law degree, cum laude, University of Tartu, Estonia.


Estonia

Dispute resolution

Within: Leading individuals

Toomas Vaher - Ellex

Within: Dispute resolution

Ellex has recently been involved in several landmark disputes and has considerable arbitration expertise. The group represented the Estonian government in a dispute over major administrative reforms and also acted for Telia in a dispute over the acquisition of shares in Eesti Telekom. Toomas Vaher is ‘very experienced and skilled in court and in arbitration and is also a known name for bankruptcy disputes’. Following the firm’s merger with Primus, Attorneys at Law, the team was recently strengthened by the arrival of the ‘very smartAnton Sigal. Arne Ots - Martin-Johannes Raude and Neve Uudelt are other names to note.

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Shipping and transport

Within: Shipping and transport

Considered as ‘one of the market leaders’, Ellexcan take good care of even the most demanding cases and projects’. Led by the ‘very reliableToomas Vaher, the team handles the full array of complex shipping and transport matters and recently advised Sillamäe Sadam on the development of the port of Sillamäe. In another key matter the group assisted Vopak with the construction of three terminals. Jüri Raidla is recommended.

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