Industrials

We offer our clients expertise across every practice area and cross-border experience within the manufacturing and industrial services sector. Our team brings a wealth of experience in the legal areas critical to success in this highly competitive environment, including corporate, employment, environmental, international trade and investment, litigation, intellectual property, and tax issues. Ellex Klavins has worked with a diverse range of manufacturing clients that includes major companies in the chemical, electronics, pharmaceutical, and automotive industries, as well as large and small enterprises in other industries.
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Daiga Zivtiņa

Partner

Head of Dispute Resolution Practice
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Filips Kļaviņš

Senior Partner

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Ilga Gudrenika-Krebs

Partner

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Zinta Jansons

Tax Consultant
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Ellex advised Consolis Group on the acquisition of TMB Group's Latvian and Finnish operations
May 2019
 
Consolis Group, one of Europe’s leading suppliers of precast concrete solutions, will strengthen its position in Northern Europe and Latvia by acquiring a major part of TMB Group, one of the main producers of concrete elements in the Baltics and Finland.
 
Through this acquisition, Consolis reinforces its presence in Northern Europe and Latvia. Those activities benefit from the long-lasting experience of TMB Group which brings more than 50 years of industry expertise and specific capabilities in both residential and non-residential buildings. It operates in Finland through Betonimestarit Oy and in Latvia through TMB Elements SIA. The annual revenues of these local operations acquired by Consolis exceeded €100 million in 2018.
 
Ellex team was led by Partner Sven Papp and included Ellex Raidla Senior Associates Gerda Liik and Martin Maesalu in Estonia, and Ellex Klavins Tax Consultant Zinta Jansons, Partner Peteris Dalderis and Senior Associate Reinis Sokolovs in Latvia.
 
More information is available here.
Ellex Klavins advised NCH Capital on the sale of Groglass
US-based private equity house NCH Capital has sold Latvia-based anti-reflective coatings manufacturer Groglass to UK-based Kartesia alongside the management, in an MBO transaction.
 
Ellex Klavins provided legal advice to NCH Capital in the transaction, and the client was consulted by Senior Associate Māris Brizgo and Real Estate Consultant Ivars Pommers. Additionally, our experts advised the client in relation to vendors due diligence prior to the transaction.
 
NCH Capital is a global investment firm with more than $3bn AUM. NCH Capital was founded in 1993, forming twenty-five funds targeting inefficiencies in capital-starved markets. The firm’s deep-value strategies are executed, depending on the local opportunity set, through investments in real estate, agribusiness, private equity and publicly quoted securities.
 
Groglass is one of the world’s leading developers and manufacturers of anti-reflective and other high-performance coatings on glass and acrylic for various industries, including high-end electronic and static displays, picture framing, museum showcases and construction materials.