Ivars Pommers


Head of Real Estate practice


+371 678 14848

Ivars Pommers is a partner and Head of Real Estate practice, a position he has held at Ellex in Latvia since the merger of Ellex and Glimstedt & partneri in Latvia in February 2017. Ivars has a wealth of experience in all aspects of real estate, construction, and environmental law. Before the merger, he led the real estate and construction practice at Glimstedt & partneri law firm in Latvia. For more than 15 years, Ivars has consulted foreign investors and Latvian companies in a range of significant business areas and has also led complex acquisition and restructuring transactions.

He is also experienced in restructuring and real estate transactions with a special focus on tax-structuring aspects. Ivars regularly consults clients on tax issues related to their transactions and assists with effective structuring for both corporate income tax and VAT purposes.

Ellex’s real estate and construction practice displays “very broad knowledge”The team is headed by Ivars Pommers, who is described as an “excellent negotiator”.

chambers europe  emea leading individual 2023  notable practitioner lawyer 2022


Riga Graduate School of Law

LL.M. in International and European Law


University of Latvia

Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.)

Latvian Bar Association


The Latvian Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Member of legal committee

The National Alliance of Real Estate Developers (NNĪA)