New Network of law firms established

Published 22 October 2010

Hedman Group - Unique Network of law firms in the Baltic States, Finland and Russia is established.

Hedman Partners, having offices in Helsinki, Tallinn, St Petersburg and Ekaterinburg and its partner law firms Skrastins and Dzenis (Riga, Latvia) and Motieka & Audzevicius (Vilnius, Lithuania) have formed Hedman Group -exclusive network of leading law firms in the Baltic Sea region and Russia.
"Our group is now the first international law firm, having presence in all Baltic States, Russia and Finland. This unique combination enables Nordic, Baltic and Russian clients to grow their businesses in this interesting and challenging market". says Partner Kalle Pedak from Helsinki office. "We started our integration firstly within three Baltic States in 2007 and creating this new network enables us now to offer advice in five jurisdictions. We are focusing in all of our offices in cross-border corporate and commercial transactions, including restructuring, and in dispute resolution. Our aim is to provide our clients through our network with innovative solutions to their legal issues", points out Kalle Pedak.

Although the market faces now hard economical times, at the same time it gives to the clients interesting opportunities, says Ramunas Audzevicius from Vilnius office.

Members of Hedman Group are:

Hedman Partners with offices in Helsinki, Tallinn, St. Petersburg and Ekaterinburg.For further information: Senior Partner Harry Hedman or Partner Kalle Pedak, tel + 358 9 177060, www.hedman-attorneys.com

Skrastins & Dzenis, Riga office. For further information: Partner Aivis Dzenis, tel + 371 6 722 6696, www.skdz.lv.

Motieka & Audzevicius, Vilnius office. For further information: Partner Ramunas Audzevicius, tel + 370 5 2000 777, www.ma-law.lt.