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Fields of practise

Mikk’s main practice areas are Corporate & Commercial, Contract law and Mergers & Acquisitions. Additionally Mikk specialises in Energy law as well as in legal issues of immigration and cross-border employment

Professional experience

2011 – Associate at TRINITI in Tallinn, Estonia
2005-2011 Legal adviser at a private company dealing with real estate and international trade
2010 Practice placement at the Supreme Court of Estonia
2009 Practice placement at the Harju County Court
2008 Practice placement at Ruus Koch & Vabamets law firm

Mikk’s notable assignments include:

  • Advising Estonia’s largest manufacturer of upholstered furniture Bellus in merger transaction (2017) Read more
  • Advising Nordica in the share sales and shareholder agreements negotiation, merger control procedures and closing of the transaction with LOT Polish Airlines (2016-2017) Read more
  • Advising SW Energia in group restructuring (2015-2016) Read more
  • Advising several multi-national companies (e.g. Transferwise, Kühne+Nagel) in numerous immigration law matters in the aspects of hiring and relocating foreigners to Estonia
  • Advising Latvenergo and Elektrum in entering the Estonian electricity market and commencing business in the open market (2012-2015)
  • Advising Enterprise Estonia in their defence-related offset audits. By 2015, approximately 40 offset transactions have been audited with the offsets amounting to approximately 30 million euros (2012-2015)
  • Advising Estonia’s leading seller of professional cleaning products, Puhastusimport OÜ, in its acquisition of Rekal Eesti AS, Estonia’s leading seller of cleaning chemicals for mechanised dishwashing and commercial kitchens, cleaning services and respective assets (2014) Read more

Professional Membership

Member of the Estonian Bar Association since 2012

Contribution to Lawmaking

Mikk’s master’s thesis was used for making amendments to the Estonian Code of Civil Procedure regarding the chapter about service of procedural documents

Mikk assisted energy company Elektrum in making proposals to authorities to make amendments to the Electricity Market Act regarding the subject of joint billing

Education

Mikk obtained a Master degree from the Faculty of Law of the University of Tartu in Estonia in 2011
In 2009 Mikk participated in the Salzburg Summer School on European Private Law in Austria

Languages

Mikk is fluent in Estonian and English

Extra-curricular

Mikk likes to spend quality time with his family. He takes an interest in cinematography and various athletics, such as skiing, swimming and football