Vigo is an excellent litigator as well as a talented solution-oriented negotiator.
On a daily basis he handles various types of litigation proceedings, represents clients in out of court settlements, advises clients in insolvency, bankruptcy and debt recovery issues, as well as provides legal assistance in real estate, construction, labour law and various commercial transactions. He has considerable experience in litigating civil disputes in all court instances, starting with simple debt recovery cases and employment disputes up to the most complex shareholders disputes, property rights cases, as well as arbitration procedures.
He is a Member of the M&A team and participates in handling legal due diligence.
Certified insolvency administrator
School of Business Administration „Turība” (Mag.iur)
University of Latvia, Faculty of Law (LL.M. and Mag.iur)
Prior to joining the Skrastiņš & Dzenis Law Office in 2002, Vigo, as a lawyer, started his career at Andra Rukmaņa Law Office.
Latvian Bar Association
Latvian Association of Certified Insolvency Administrators
Section of Insolvency Law Attorneys
Latvian, English, Russian
Consequences of the limitation period in disputes arising from commercial transactions, “Bilances Juridiskie padomi” No. 6 (72), June 2019 issue.
The DLV dispute has come to an end
Representing a client in a case over reimbursment of real estate investments
Resolving a dispute between an alliance of architects and the contractor
Assisting in criminal proceedings concerning large-scale embezzlement
Founders of DLV regain full control over their company
Skrastiņš & Dzenis advises client on the acquisition of e-commerce business in the Baltics
Skrastiņš & Dzenis has successfully represented SIA Ceļu, tiltu būvnieks in damages case against Saldus district municipality
Skrastiņš & Dzenis advised and represented SIA Selva būve in handling a dispute with a counterparty located in the Netherlands
Skrastiņš & Dzenis has successfully represented SIA HD FestForest in an employment dispute
Skrastiņš & Dzenis has successfully represented travel agency “Kolumbs” and its majority shareholder in a shareholders’ dispute
Skrastiņš & Dzenis” advised MyFitness on opening 3 new fitness clubs in Riga
Skrastiņš & Dzenis team has successfully represented its client in complex settlement negotiations followed by the conclusion of settlement with AS “Prisma Latvia”
Skrastiņš & Dzenis has successfully represented its client – former member of the board
Partner of law office Skrastiņš & Dzenis has successfully conducted redress proceeding of a “Vef Radiotehnika RRR”
A complex real estate acquisition transaction has come to a close
Skrastiņš & Dzenis has successfully represented Latvian company in a shareholders’ dispute
Skrastiņš & Dzenis attorneys have successfully represented the client in a challenging case against State Revenue Service
Valuable factory’s purchase transaction
A complex and lengthy real estate acquisition transaction has come to a close
Skrastiņš & Dzenis represented clients in a valuable M&A transaction