„The Legal 500: 2016″ recognises Aivar Pilv Law Office as a leading law office in Estonia
„The Legal 500“, an international publication composing legal assessments of the legal market has once again acknowledged Aivar Pilv Law Office as one of the leading law offices in Estonia.
Aivar Pilv Law Office has been recognised as leading expert in the fields of dispute resolution (court proceedings) and tax law. Additionally the law office is highly recognised in the fields of real estate and construction law as well as commercial and contract law, stating the following:
Dispute resolution Aivar Pilv Law Office defended Saarek and a member of its management board against allegations of tax fraud, and acted for Eesti Inimõiguste Keskus in a dispute with the Estonian refugees’ detention centre, including Supreme Court proceedings to explain the terms of detention for refugees. The ‘professional’ team is headed by arbitration expert Aivar Pilv, and includes Pirkka-Marja Põldvere and attorneys Anneli Aab and Marko Pilv.
Tax law Aivar Pilv Law Office has a team of ‘high-calibre’ individuals, including practice head Jaak Siim and Aivar Pilv, who is defending Donleon and its chairman in criminal proceedings against claims of tax fraud. Proceedings against the Estonian Tax and Customs Board (ETCB) and VAT disputes also feature in the group’s recent caseload.
Real estate and construcion Key figures at Aivar Pilv Law Office include practice head Pirkka-Marja Põldvere, Britta Oltjer and Aivar Pilv, who is ‘a solid lawyer with a very good reputation’. The group represented KRTL in a construction contract dispute against local government.
Commercial, corporate and M&A Key figures at Aivar Pilv Law Office include practice head Pirkka-Marja Põldvere, Britta Oltjer and name partner Aivar Pilv, who advised Etalon Varahaldus on establishing an investment company.