Paula Kreicsteina

Assistant attorney at law

Admitted to Practice

Assistant attorney at law
Member of the Latvian Collegium of Sworn Advocates since 2015

Education

M.A. - Professional Law Degree
University of Latvia, Riga, Latvia

B.A. - Professional Law Degree
University of Latvia, Riga, Latvia

Experience

Prior to joining the Spigulis & Kukainis team in 2014, Paula worked for five years at Riga District Court, at first doing the work of a secretary of court hearings, and later becoming a judge's assistant. As the result of this work experience, Paula gained valuable practical insight knowledge of judicial system of Latvia, court proceedings, civil procedure and different kind of civil cases.

Paula specialises in civil law (debt recovery, competition law, labour law, commercial law, intellectual property rights), as well as administrative matters, providing legal assistance in various issues and drafting legal documents. Paula also ensures preparation and drafting of documents related to business activities to be submitted to the Register of Enterprises.

In 2015 Paula became a member of the Latvian Collegium of Sworn Advocates by passing an exam to become assistant attorney at law. From 2016 Paula is representing the interests of clients at court on various civil disputes, administrative proceedings, as well as she provides legal aid in criminal matters.

Languages

Latvian, English, Russian