Lelde Elīna Liepiņa

Junior Associate

Latvia

+371 673 05106

Lelde Elīna Liepiņa is a junior associate who specializes in banking and finance as well as in corporate and M&A. Lelde provides legal assistance to clients in corporate deals concerning EU and national laws and regulations. Lelde continues to improve her knowledge both by studying for a Master of Law and by participating in moot court competitions and other extracurricular activities.

Lelde has also gained experience in dealing with other legal issues, in particular, with EU law and compliance. Lelde’s previous experience with EU law gives valuable knowledge to assist other colleagues in both local and cross-border deals.

Since 2020

University of Latvia

Master of Laws (LL.M.)

2020

University of Latvia

Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.)

2019

University of Zagreb

LL.B. in Law, ERASMUS+ exchange programme

European Law Students' Association Latvia (ELSA Latvia)

Member

2022

Legal reform as a catalyst for social enterprise: an international social enterprise law & policy report
Morrison& Foerster LLP in cooperation with the Lex Mundi Pro Bono Foundation and its affiliate member firms

Ellex experts in Latvia Iveta Ceple and Lelde Elīna Liepiņa have contributed to the social enterprise law and policy report to identify legal structures and policies that nations can adopt to catalyse the advancement of social enterprises around the world.

2021

COUNTRY UPDATE-Latvia: ESG Reporting
Thomson Reuters

Environmental, social and governance (ESG) reporting has become a major regulatory issue in Europe. Non-financial disclosure is seen as playing a key role in helping the financial sector address climate change and sustainability. It is also being used to assess and improve problems such as poor workplace diversity and gender pay gaps. After an outline of EU legislation, this article provides an overview of ESG law in Latvia by Lelde Elina Liepina of Ellex.