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Maivi Ots

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Eversheds Sutherland

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Managing Partner Maivi Ots has over 15 years of experience with advising companies in many different aspects of business, and Maivi's long-term clientele comprises both local businesses as well as major international corporations.

In the Law Office Maivi deals with issues concerning banking and finance law, corporate law as well as mergers and acquisitions (M&A). She is also experienced in insurance law issues.

Maivi is a member of the Board of the Estonian Bar Association; moreover, she is a delegate in the Corporate Law Committee of the Council of the Bars and Law Societies of Europe. Maivi is also a member of such professional organisations as Estonian Lawyers' Association and the International Bar Association.

Maivi's comprehensive competence in the banking and financial law, contract and company law, as well as real property law, has been recognised by independent international publications Chambers Europe, Chambers Global, Legal 500 and Legal Experts EMEA.

Maivi has been a welcomed speaker at a number of public seminars and conferences as well as at corporate training events.



1999            Law Office Eversheds Ots & Co

1998 - 1999  Law Office Siigur & Roosalu

1997 - 1998  AS PricewaterhouseCoopers


2006 University of Tartu, Faculty of Law, M.A.

1997 University of Tartu, Faculty of Law, B.A. (cum laude)


Estonian Bar Association, Member of the Board since 2010

Delegate of the Estonian Bar Association in the Corporate Law Committee of Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe

International Bar Association

Estonian Lawyers Association

Estonian Young Lawyers Association

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Managing Partner


Estonian, English, Russian, Finnish, German


Banking, finance and capital markets

Within: Banking, finance and capital markets

Eversheds Sutherland Ots & Co recently advised Ühinenud Inglid on establishing a limited partnership alternative investment fund in Estonia. The practice is headed by Maivi Ots, Tarmo Repp, and Risto Rüütel; Rüütel leads the firm's advice to clients in the crypto market. Recent highlights include advising Korelya Capital on its investment into Taxify. Other key clients include KIT Finance Estonia and Trind Ventures. Lauri Liivat is now with Advokaadibüroo KPMG Law.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Leading individuals

Maivi Ots - Eversheds Sutherland Ots & Co

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Maivi Ots heads the practice at Eversheds Sutherland Ots & Co, which recently advised Novalpina Capital on its €288.4m acquisition of Olympic Entertainment group, via a voluntary public takeover offer. Other work includes advising Tyréns on its acquisition of Infracap Holding and its subsidiaries. Samsung, Stockmann and Kaupmees are among other key clients for the firm. Lauri Liivat is now with Advokaadibüroo KPMG Law.

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Within: Employment

Tambet Toomela heads Eversheds Sutherland Ots & Co's 'extremely professional' practice following Rando Maisvee's departure to Magnusson. The 'very proactive' Maivi Ots represented an individual in disputing an unfair dismissal by a state agency. Other key clients include G4S and MyJar.

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Real estate and construction

Within: Real estate and construction

Eversheds Sutherland Ots & Co advised Eesti Kultuurkapital on the construction of a new concert facility. Headed by Maivi Ots, Tambet Toomela and Toomas Pikamäe, the 'top quality' practice also assisted Skinest Arendus with its 'New Holland' development project. Other key clients include Pro Kapital and the Estonian Road Administration.

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Shipping and transport

Within: Shipping and transport

Eversheds Sutherland Ots & Co recently advised Ekogaisma Estonia on the international transport of lamp waste for recycling. Toomas Pikamäe heads the practice, which also acts for clients including Turkish Airlines and Atko Bussiliinid. Maivi Ots and Risto Rüütel are also noted for their work in this area.

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