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Piret
Luiga

Senior Associate

Country: Tallinn, Estonia

Short description

Piret’s practice areas include banking and finance law, intellectual property, IT and technology law. She also advises clients on issues relating to international trade and service agreements (marketing, agency, franchise, and other cooperation agreements).

Piret takes special interest in legal philosophy and has translated a few key Anglo-American literary works on the philosophy of law into Estonian.

 

Experience
  • Piret has a long-standing experience in providing legal advice to banking, industrial and trading companies on a range of regulatory and contractual matters (from financing and security transactions to complex trade and intellectual property issues).
Career
  • From 2018 – Senior Associate, law firm DERLING PRIMUS
  • 2017-2018 – Lawyer for Investment Services, AS SEB Pank
  • 2013-2017 – Freelance translator translating legal philosophical works for Valgus Publishers
  • 2002-2013 – Senior Associate, law firm Tark Grunte Sutkiene
  • 2011-2012 – Lecturer in Law, Tallinn University of Technology and Viljandi Culture Academy
  • 2001-2002 – Adviser, Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Estonia
Education
  • University of London, Master of Laws (2007)
  • University of Tartu, Institute of Law, BA Law (equivalent to Master’s Degree) (2001)
Membership
  • Estonian Bar Association (since 2002)
Languages: Estonian, English, French, German, Finnish
Press & Publications
  • Author of various articles on law in Estonian media and international publications.
  • Translator of R. Dworkin’s “Law’s Empire” (in Estonian: “Õiguse impeerium”, Valgus Publishers, 2015).
  • Translator of H. L. A. Hart’s “The Concept of Law” (in Estonian: “Õiguse mõiste”, Valgus Publishers, 2017).