Dr. Jānis Kubilis leads the litigation and dispute resolution practice. Jānis has extensive experience representing clients in disputes and litigations concerning such areas as construction and real estate, banking and finance, corporate, employment, restructuring and insolvency, shipping and transport, insurance, media, IT, tax, IPR as well as in national and international arbitration.
Jānis’ professional focus is on all matters related to civil liability, analysing and evaluating the liability risks and advising on how to address them contractually and on how to protect the client’s interests in legal proceedings.
Jānis reinforces his professional experience with participation in research projects on modernising Latvian law and contributions to academic publications on current legal issues.
According to Chambers & Partners clients highlight his “great tactical thinking” and “high level of knowledge of liability issues” and that he is active across a spectrum of disputes.
Legal 500: “Janis Kubilis is a litigator, but with excellent knowledge of labour law, which makes him stand out among other lawyers when representing a client.”
“Janis Kubilis is one of the leading litigators in the firm and delivers an excellent performance in court.”