Fields of practice
Sandis specializes in Dispute Resolution, Public Procurement, Corporate & Commercial and Real Estate & Construction

Professional experience
2003 – Partner at TRINITI in Riga, Latvia
1995-2001 Associate at the law office of E.Radziņš
1995-1998 Lecturer at the Faculty of Law, University of Latvia

During his more than 20 years in commercial law practice Sandis has provided his legal expertise in a vast number of transactions and projects, including:

  • Restructuring of JSC Latvenergo, separating generation, transmission and distribution of electricity pursuant to EU regulations
  • Advising the Supervisory Council of JSC Latvenergo (2003–2008)
  • Sale of shares of JSC Baltijas Tranzītu Banka (later GE Money Bank)
  • Advising the Ministry of Interior Affairs of the Republic of Latvia on the termination of the multi-million euro speed cameras project
  • Legal assistance in development of Panorama Plaza, one of the largest office, trade and multi-story residential complexes in Riga

Altogether Sandis has advised on more than 100 transactions with a value of over 200 MEUR

Professional Membership
Member of the Latvian Bar Association since 2002

Contribution to Lawmaking
Sandis is a co-author of commentaries to the Contracts Law Section of the Civil Law of the Republic of Latvia

In 1995 Sandis graduated from the Faculty of Law of the University of Latvia with a Bachelor of Laws degree (LL.B.)

Sandis is fluent in Latvian, English and Russian

In his spare time Sandis is active in different kinds of sports