About

We are a closely integrated alliance of top-tier law offices in Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Belarus, making us one of the largest law firms in the Baltic market. Our history in Estonia dates back to 1990, in Latvia to 1994, in Lithuania to 2001 and in Belarus to 2008.
COBALT Estonia is the exclusive member for Estonia of Lex Mundi - the world’s leading network of independent law firms.
Our legal team is highly educated, and we have an industry leading number of PhD and LL.M degrees. We can communicate with our clients in 10 languages: English, Estonian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Finnish, Swedish, French, German, Italian and Russian.
We advise top international and regional businesses, financial institutions, state and local governments, and the region’s most promising start-ups. We offer leading-edge solutions in all key areas of business law. Our dispute resolution team is capable of handling sophisticated cross-disciplinary matters.
COBALT has been named Baltic Law Firm of the Year 5 times. We have received awards from the Chambers Europe, IFLR, The Lawyer and Mergermarket and we are regularly listed amongst the top performing M&A legal advisors in the Bloomberg, Thomson Reuters and Mergermarket deal tables.

Rankings

Chambers Europe Guide recognizes COBALT for its expertise as a tier 1 law firm in 15 practice areas. The firm’s Baltic offices maintain the top ranked position and have received praise for the team’s competence and trustworthiness. Further information is available at www.chambersandpartners.com.

COBALT is recommended as a top-tier law firm in 19 practice areas by the prestigious legal directory Legal 500. 19 COBALT lawyers are listed in the elite "Leading Lawyers" list, and 54 lawyers are recommended by the directory. Further information is available at www.legal500.com.

IFLR 1000 recognizes COBALT for its expertise as a Tier 1 law firm in 4 practice areas.

World Trademark Review recommends COBALT as a top IP law firm in Latvia.

Awards

COBALT was named “Baltic Law Firm of the Year 2016” by International Financial Law Review (IFLR), a publication focusing on the leading law firms in corporate finance worldwide.

COBALT was again named “Baltic Law Firm of the Year” in 2016 by Chambers Europe, one of the world's leading independent legal analysts.

COBALT Estonia office was again named “Baltic Law Firm of the Year” in 2015 by International Financial Law Review (IFLR), a publication focusing on the leading law firms for the corporate finance worldwide.

COBALT Latvia and Lithuania offices were again named “Baltic Law Firm of the Year” in 2015 by Chambers Europe, one of the world's leading independent legal analysts.

COBALT was heralded as the leading Lithuanian M&A legal counsel (by number of transactions completed in 2015) as analysed by the business daily “Verslo žinios” and the Association of Financial Analysts.