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Eversheds Sutherland Ots & Co

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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 has a ‘significant regulatory offering’ with key expertise in funds and fund management. Led by Maivi Ots, the team advised EstBan (the Estonian Business Angels Network) on the development of a standard set of contracts for syndicated lending. Metro Capital is another key client. Lauri Liivat is a name to note.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Leading individuals

Maivi Ots - Eversheds Sutherland Ots & Co

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Eversheds Sutherland Ots & Cohandles the most complex matters efficiently’: the ‘attentive and knowledgeable’ team recently advised Takeda Pharmaceuticals International on the disposal of a pharmacy packing plant. Practice head Maivi Otsreally understands her clients’ business and finds workable solutions without wasting time’ and senior associate Lauri Liivat provides ‘excellent support, is pragmatic and reliable’.

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Real estate and construction

Within: Real estate and construction

Eversheds Sutherland Ots & Co successfully advised the local municipalities of Pärnu on their application to secure funding for the reconstruction of Pärnu airport and assisted Wendre with the agreement for the construction of additional factory facilities. Randu Riiberg and Maivi Ots are recommended.

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Shipping and transport

Within: Shipping and transport

Eversheds Sutherland Ots & Co has a strong international reach and considerable expertise in advising on complex regulatory matters in the shipping and transportation sector. Key clients are Volvo Estonia, Estonian Waste Management Association and Baltic Group International. Managing partner Maivi Ots heads the department, which also includes Toomas Pikamäe, Risto Rüütel and Rando Maisvee.

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