Ms Inese Heinacka > Sorainen > Riga, Latvia > Lawyer Profile

LV-1010 Riga

Work Department

Finance & Insurance


Senior Associate


As a senior associate, practising law since 2002, her core areas of expertise are banking and finance, as well as restructuring and insolvency.

Banking and finance. Inese Heinacka possess significant experience of working on large loan projects representing both borrowers and lenders.

Finance sector regulation. She has often analysed the activities of banks, payment institutions and electronic money institutions to assure that they are in line with the Latvian regulatory regime.

Restructuring and insolvency. Inese advises clients on insolvency and LPP issues and represent creditors in insolvency and restructuring processes.

Legislative environment. She assisted the Association of Latvian Commercial Banks in preparing a law on credit bureaus by studying existing regulation, as well as drafting a law on credit bureaus, which was later adopted.


Latvian, English, Russian


Latvian Bar Association


  • Riga Graduate School of Law, Latvia (LLM in Transborder Commercial Law, with merits)
  • The School of Business and Finance, Latvia (BA Business Administration)
  • The Police Academy of Latvia, Latvia (LLB)

Lawyer Rankings

Latvia > Banking, finance and capital markets

(Rising stars)

Inese HeinackaSorainen

As a leading pan-Baltic firm with the ‘capacity to navigate very different interests‘, Sorainen is highly reputed for its work on major financings and capital markets, and also its regulatory compliance advice. It also handles corporate work in the financial services sector.  Rūdolfs Eņģelis, who heads up the team, counts Luminor Bank as a key client. He also advised Ignitis Group on its landmark IPO, which was the largest public offering to come out of the Baltic States. Eņģelis works with senior associate Inese Heinacka. Associate Agneta Rumpa is also recommended.