Ms Renāte Purvinska > Sorainen > Riga, Latvia > Lawyer Profile

Sorainen
KR. VALDEMARA 21
LV-1010 Riga
Latvia

Work Department

Corporate and M&A

Position

Senior Associate

Career

As a senior associate and a member of the firm’s Technology, Media & Telecommunications Sector Group, Renāte Purvinska’ key area of expertise are mergers and acquisitions.

Landmark transactions. Renāte has participated as counsel for both sellers and buyers in major cross-border M&A deals in Latvia, representing listed and non-listed companies alike. The business sectors where these transactions have taken place include real estate development, construction, the IT and banking sector, retail and energy.

Restructuring and insolvency. She has been involved in restructuring projects, assisting creditors to restructure loans as well as advising debtors in insolvency matters.

Serving on legal committee. Renāte Purvinska serves on one of the three legal committees of the Latvian Venture Capital Association, the financial instruments group.

Languages

Latvian, English, Russian, Swedish

Memberships

Latvian Bar Association

Education

  • University of Latvia, Institute of Foreign Relations, Latvia (LLB, MSc)
  • Riga Technical University, Latvia (BSocSc)

Lawyer Rankings

Latvia > Commercial, corporate and M&A

(Rising stars)

Renāte PurvinskaSorainen

Sorainen is a key player in Latvia and the wider Baltic region, with it often advising on high-profile and landmark deals. Its recent work included assisting private equity house Bregal Sagemount with its latest funding of Printful, which is Latvia’s first unicorn company; country manager Eva Berlaus led on this mandate. She is supported by counsel Renāte Purvinska, who focuses on cross-border M&A and restructurings. The team is skilled in a number of different sectors, particularly in financial services, insurance and TMT. Nauris Grigals, who joined the firm in early 2022 from TGS Baltic, jointly heads the practice with Berlaus.