Name
Arnis Salnājs

Expert Counsel

Languages

English, Latvian, Russian

Location

Latvia

Primary practices:

Real Estate & Construction

Secondary practices:

Contacts

+371 29 223 329

arnis.salnajs@vilgerts.com

Contacts

+371 29 223 329

arnis.salnajs@vilgerts.com

Primary practices:

Real Estate & Construction

Secondary practices:

Arnis Salnajs, LL.M is a real estate & construction lawyer, practicing since 1998.

Arnis’ advises clients across a spectrum of real estate & construction issues, ranging from simple to highly complex matters.  During his practice, Arnis has been involved in a number of high-profile local and cross border matters in his area of expertise.

Prior to joining VILGERTS, Arnis worked at Sorainen and Alfenus where his practice primarily involved real estate & construction maters.

Arnis has worked as a Management board member and Chairman of the Management board of the state owned postal operator VAS Latvijas Pasts from 2012 until 2016.

Arnis was also Head of the Chancery of the President of the Republic of Latvia from 2017 until 2019.

His invaluable experience in both the private and public sectors adds considerable value and insights in any given matter.

Arnis has studied an MSc focused on Construction Law & Dispute Resolution from King’s College London.

Career

2022 / Vilgerts attorneys office
2020 / Valsts nekustamie īpašumi VAS, Department director, Risks, Quality and Processes;
2017 – 2019 / The Chancery of the State President, Head of Chancery;
2012 – 2016 / Latvijas Pasts VAS, Board member, Chairman of the Board
2004 – 2012 / Alfenus Law Office, Partner
1997 – 2004 / Sorainen attorneys office, Lawyer.

Education

2012 – 2013 / MSc  Kings College London (UK)
2007 – 2012 / University of Latvia, Bac.iur

 

Experience

Advising Estera Development SIA, a leading property development company, in connection with a construction project Tekstiliana, in Riga.

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