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Meree Punab

Senior Associate

Tallinn, Estonia

+372 626 4300, +372 5918 3362

meree.punab@tgsbaltic.com

Estonian, English

Industries

Technology & IP

PROJECTS involved in

Advising IK Investment Partners in acquisition of Katsastus Group’s operations in the Baltics, Sweden and Poland.

Advising Euroapteek, part of the Nordic and Central and Eastern Europe’s leading pharmacy group Euroapotheca, on the acquisition of Ülikooli Apteek pharmacy chain in Estonia.

Advising more than 30 companies and individuals all with Finnish background in making an investment in Estonian company 1Home Group, whose activity is renting flats to individuals in the Baltic States and Poland.

Advising IT company AK Systems in selling its IT services business to the largest IT and telecom company in Estonia, Telia Estonia with the purpose of strengthening its IT services business unit.

Advising Invego on all phases of a voluminous residential development project containing 14 houses.

Advising modular houses manufacturer TiMo Houses in developing standard contracts and concluding contracts with Finnish and Swedish contracting entities.

Advising Viru Hospital on merger control and competition law issues regarding the acquisition of Karell Kiirabi and Loksa Haigla.

Representing a newspaper in civil matters in the Tartu County Court regarding inappropriate value judgements, non-material damage and refutation of inaccurate facts.

Representing private individuals in the County Court against a newspaper regarding forbidding the publication of the article planned.

Representing the management board of a cooperative regarding the unlawfulness of the disclosed incorrect information about them.

Representing private individuals in administrative court against the Estonian Data Protection Inspectorate regarding the deletion of articles published in the media.

Advising Turkish Airlines on various legal matters.

MEMBERSHIPS

2012 Estonian Bar Association

PROFESSIONAL CAREER

Since 2017 Senior Associate, law firm TGS Baltic (formerly VARUL)
20162017 Senior Associate, law firm VARUL
20122016 Associate, law firm VARUL
20102011 Lawyer, law firm VARUL
2010 Intern, law firm VARUL

EDUCATION

2011 University of Tartu, Faculty of Law, MA
2009 University of Tartu, Faculty of Law, BA