Miss Zane Paeglīte > Sorainen > Riga, Latvia > Lawyer Profile

Sorainen
KR. VALDEMARA 21
LV-1010 Riga
Latvia

Work Department

Corporate and M&A, Employment

Position

.Senior Associate

Career

As a senior associate specialising in company law, corporate governance and management board liability matters, Zane Paeglīte has helped clients in domestic and cross-border merger and business restructuring projects. Good corporate governance helps to build stronger and more purposeful businesses.

Doing business in Latvia. Zane has assisted many international companies to operate in Latvia, from starting their business to exiting the market and liquidation.

Cross-border corporate mobility. Zane has advised large companies on business restructuring matters and cross-border mergers covering both the planning and structuring stage as well as project implementation.

Training and advice to board members. She help company board members to strengthen their risk management by providing training and advice on corporate governance matters.

Developing the legal framework. Zane enjoys contributing to research projects with a cross-border angle as these help in understanding and interpreting the complexities of the legal framework that applies to cross-border issues.

Recent projects include a Maastricht University project on cross-border corporate mobility in the EU; a Lexidale and Bech-Bruun study on the Cross-border Mergers Directive; and a London School of Economics study on directors’ liability.

Languages

Latvian, English, Russian

Education

  • Queen Mary, University of London, UK (LLM in Corporate and Commercial Law)
  • University of Latvia, Latvia (LLB, LLM)
  • University of Latvia, Latvia (BSocSc, specialisation: sociology)