Chambers & Partners
The international independent rating agency Chambers & Partners has evaluated and ranked the law firm BDO Law as the best provider of legal services in the field of taxation. The study was published in the prestigious issue of Chambers Europe 2021.
Vita Liberte, the managing partner of BDO Law, and Jānis Zelmenis, managing partner, are among the best lawyers in the Tax law practice.
The study acknowledges that Vita Liberte advises clients on tax research issues, as well as transfer pricing projects and tax litigation. V. Liberte also advises on tax issues within transactions.
Partner Jānis Zelmenis is described as a well-known Latvian tax specialist, whose experience allows him to provide consultations on the tax aspects of intra-group transactions, tax structuring and tax disputes.
In describing the team, it is recognized as qualified to work on a variety of tax issues, including corporate income tax applications and tax disputes. Often advises regional clients on direct and indirect taxes and skilfully handles tax due diligence issues. Also helps with transfer pricing aspects.
Other practice areas
In addition to the tax area, the research agency evaluated the law firm's contribution to the field of corporate and commercial law, describing the team as recognized professionals.