Gunta Bambāne, Mag. iur., joined VILGERTS Litigation and Dispute resolution team in 2018. Before joining VILGERTS, Gunta contributed to the representation of Latvian government before the Court of Justice of the European Union in wide range of cases including insurance, investment arbitration, agricultural, data protection and customs issues. Gunta provided extensive legal advice in European Union law matters and litigation strategies before the Court of Justice of the European Union. Gunta also assisted insolvency administrators and worked with civil, administrative and corporate issues in a law firm.
Gunta is a co-author of two chapters of textbook European Union Law II - The Substantive Law (ed. Dr. Christoph Schewe): Citizenship of the European Union and The prohibition of discrimination on the grounds of nationality, published by Tiesu namu agentura, in August 2016.
2018 / Associate, VILGERTS
2018 / Head of Office, Office of the Agent of the Republic of Latvia before the Court of Justice of the EU, Ministry of Justice
2015 – 2017 / Legal Counsel, Department of the Court of Justice of the EU, Ministry of Justice
2013 – 2015 / Associate, Kronbergs and Cukste
2016 / University of Latvia, Mag.iur.
2011 / University of Bremen, Visiting student