Jaanus Ikla

Counsel

Estonia

+372 509 0144

Jaanus Ikla is a counsel and former General Counsel to the Port of Tallinn and the national energy company Eesti Energia. Jaanus is widely regarded as one of the country’s leading experts on matters pertaining to legal regulation of the energy and real estate sectors.

He has extensive experience with a wide range of projects such as the purchase, sale and expansion of hotels, shopping centres, windmill parks, Estonian-Finnish submarine cable, power stations, and port terminals. He is one of the main authors of the Electricity Market Act and has been actively involved in drafting a number of other laws including the Law of Obligations Act and the Public Procurement Act.

1994

University of Tartu, Estonia

Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.), officially equivalent to MA, cum laude

2005

Ministry of Justice

Member of the Expert Council of Free Legal Profession and Insolvency Law

2004

Estonian Bar Association

2019

The European Energy Handbook 2019–2020

European Energy Handbook 2019/2020 edition – A survey of the legal framework and current issues in the European energy sector. Herbert Smith Freehills, p. 125–132 (the Estonian Chapter)

2017

The European Energy Handbook 2017

European Energy Handbook 2017 - A survey of the legal framework and current issues in the European energy sector. Herbert Smith Freehills, 151-158 (Estonian chapter)

2015

The European Energy Handbook 2015

Newbery, M., Goldberg, S. (Ed.). (2015). The European Energy Handbook 2015. Herbert Smith Freehills, 73-75 (Estonian chapter)

2014

The European Energy Handbook 2014

Newbery, M., Goldberg, S. (Ed.). (2014). The European Energy Handbook 2014. Herbert Smith Freehills, 132-139 (Estonian chapter)

2013

The European Energy Handbook 2013

Newbery, M., Goldberg, S. (Ed.). (2013). The European Energy Handbook 2013. Herbert Smith Freehills, 108-113 (Estonian chapter)

2012

ERR – the European Energy Handbook 2012

Newbery, M., Goldberg, S. (Ed.). (2012). ERR – the European Energy Handbook 2012. Herbert Smith, 118-126 (Estonian chapter)

2011

ERR – the European Energy Handbook 2011

Newbery, M., Goldberg, S. (Ed.). (2011). ERR – the European Energy Handbook 2011. Herbert Smith, 99-107 (Estonian chapter)

2010

European Energy Review 2010. Special edition on the EU Third Energy and Climate Change Packages, Estonian Chapter

Herbert Smith, 39-42 2010

2008

European Energy Review 2008, Estonian Chapter

Herbert Smith, 89-99 2008

2007

European Energy Review 2007, Estonian Chapter

Herbert Smith, 84-93 2007