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LEADELL Pilv

VABADUSE VĂ„LJAK 10, 10146 TALLINN, ESTONIA
Tel:
Work +372 619 1630
Fax:
Fax +372 640 4653
Email:
Web:
www.leadell.com
Riga, Tallinn, Tartu, Vilnius

Aivar Pilv

Tel:
Work +372 6 191 630
Email:
Web:
leadell.ee/en/
LEADELL Pilv

Work Department

LEADELL Pilv Law Office, Tallinn.

Position

Managing Partner specialising in civil law (corporate law, insolvency law, insurance law, real estate law), building and planning law, competition law, public procurement, tax proceedings, penal law (professional tax and economic offenses), administrative proceedings, all court proceedings and arbitration. Working as a trustee in bankruptcy since 2008.

Career

February 1993 - … Aivar Pilv Law Office (LEADELL Pilv Law Office), Managing Partner and Director August 1984 - December 1992 Tallinn II Legal Advisory Board (1991 renamed Vanalinna Law Office), Attorney.

Languages

English, Estonian, Russian.

Member

November 2016 - Member of legal commission of the Estonian Olympic Committee March 2007 - March 2010 Reappointed as Chairman of the Estonian Bar Association April 2004 - March 2007 Chairman of the Estonian Bar Association May 2002 - March 2010 Member of the Chamber of Administrating the Courts as the representative of the Estonian Bar Association May 2001 - April 2004 vice chairman of Estonian Bar Association March 1995 - April 2001 Member of the Board of the Estonian Bar Association.

Education

1984 University of Tartu, Faculty of Law, Estonia, Master of Laws (LL.M.).


Estonia

Dispute resolution

Within: Leading individuals

Aivar Pilv - LEADELL Pilv

Within: Dispute resolution

Prominent in defending white-collar crime cases, LEADELL Pilv's 'exceptional team' and 'strong performance in court' helped it successfully defend Randomer in a civil dispute arising from a criminal case against a third party. Managing partner Aivar Pilv is highly regarded, and the 'analytical approach'  of senior associate Anneli Aab makes her a name to note. Other clients include Saarek, businessman Alexander Kofkin and Allan Kiil, a former board member of the Port of Tallinn accused of taking bribes. Britta Oltjer, Marko Pilv and Pirkka-Marja Põldvere are also recommended.

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Real estate and construction

Within: Real estate and construction

LEADELL Pilv successfully represented Võru Maavalitsus in a dispute over the level of compensation owed to the Orthodox Church of Estonia. Other work includes assisting Lindenline with drafting the contracts required for the construction of a new production facility.  Urmas Kõrgesaar, Aivar Pilv and Britta Oltjer are the key names.

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Tax

Within: Leading individuals

Aivar Pilv - LEADELL Pilv

Within: Tax

LEADELL Pilv is highly active in tax litigation, such as its recent representation of Esveko Wood in a dispute pertaining to the amount of income tax owed by the client. The firm also defended Saarek, and board member Raul Kets, in a major tax fraud case. Jaak Siim and Aivar Pilv is also recommended.

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