The firm provides a comprehensive range of services to corporate and private clients with national or international interests. All its lawyers are dedicated to ensure that each client receives individual attention necessary to obtain the desired results. The law firm has significant knowledge and experience in business and management to understand its client, especially the needs of a foreign client investing in Latvia. The firm’s commercial understanding of its customers’ needs for legal advice and the firm’s integrity, quality, responsibility and friendliness form the grounds of the business.
The lawyers of the firm have previous experience in practicing law with different Latvian governmental institutions and private businesses, as well as have studied abroad and have been in traineeship with Swedish, English and German law offices. The firm regularly attends courses and seminars to keep up with the climate of Latvian as well as EU law. Markvarte / Lexchange general area of practice is business / commercial law and litigation. The law firm advises both large enterprises and investors as well as medium size and smaller businesses
Name: Mrs. Markvarte Zane; Attorney at Law, Managing Partner
University of Latvia, Faculty of Law (professional degree in law, 1999);
University of Latvia, Faculty of Foreign Languages (B.A. 1992);
University of Stockholm, Baltic Exchange Program, Sweden (Diploma, 1995);
University of Michigan, Summer Law School (1997); various international courses and seminars.
Associate attorney with Bluķis, Elksne & Rozenfelds law office 1992 – 2001;
Participation in the development of the lecturing program of Riga Graduate School of Law in 1999, assistance to foreign lecturers in contract law
Admitted to Latvian Bar Association: February, 2003
Member: International Bar Association
Latvian, English, Russian