Denis Piskunov > Magnusson > Tallinn, Estonia > Lawyer Profile


Work Department

Dispute Resolution


Partner / Co-Head of Dispute Resolution / Attorney-at-law




As an attorney-at-law Denis focuses on commercial disputes and international arbitration, exercising his extensive experience in corporate insolvency and debt collection proceedings. Additionally, Denis acts as an arbiter endorsed by the Estonian Chamber of Commerce and Industry with his expertise covering enforcement of judgements related to cross-border disputes.

Denis and his team have considerable experience in matters related to crypto assets, cross-border asset recovery and combating international investment fraud.

Frequently Denis is asked to speak at international asset recovery flagship events and give his expert opinion in Estonian media.

Attorney-at-law / Partner – 2013 – to date

Concordia Attorneys-at-Law
Attorney-at-Law – 2005 – 2013

Estonian Business School
Lecturer on business law – 2009 – 2013


Estonian, English, Russian


Member of the Estonian Bar Association
Exclusive Expert Member for Estonia in ICCFraudnet


University of Tartu, MA, Law – 2007
University of Tartu, BA, Law – 2005

Lawyer Rankings

Estonia > Shipping and transport

With cross-jurisdictional coverage across the Nordics and the Baltics, Magnusson specialises in representing international transportation clients in shipping and transport disputes. Its clients range from European bus transport groups to aerospace servicing companies. Practice head Denis Piskunov covers corporate insolvency and international transport-related arbitration proceedings.

Estonia > Employment

Magnusson covers complex cross-border employment assignments for international clients, often with cross-jurisdictional elements impacting Baltic countries, as well as Finland. It saw an increased number of mandates due to Covid, often related to day-to-day employment advice, immigration-related employment matters, and employment-related litigation. Jaanus Mägi focuses on corporate and commercial law, as well as employment. Denis Piskunov specialises in employee-related dispute resolution, while senior associate Sille Eerik handles data protection and employment matters.

Estonia > Dispute resolution

With offices in the Nordics and the Baltics, Magnusson is particularly experienced in advising both local and international clients on complex cross-border disputes, as well as commercial arbitration cases. Its recent work includes representing investors in high-value fraudulent crowdfunding cases and disputes concerning public procurements. Practice co-head Denis Piskunov specialises in international commercial disputes and arbitration, while co-head Kaidar Sultson focuses on disputes related to real estate, financing, and restructuring and insolvency. Associate Marek Keiman deals primarily with civil proceedings relating to commercial and transport disputes.