Full service law firm based in Riga, Latvia
Practice Areas

Dispute resolution through litigation, alternative dispute resolution, debt / prevention of recovery, disputes with property management companies, banks, insurance companies & more.


Dual citizenship; residence permits in Latvia; movement of persons within «Schengen Area»; free movement of EU citizens and their family members within the territory of EU Member State.


Divorce proceedings, child support recovery/prevention of recovery, marriage contracts, common property division, determination of access rights, separate custody, cross-border cases, etc.


Real estate transactions, finalizing of sale-purchase, search of immovable property meeting requirements of the immigration law, registration of title to the property, management, etc.


Company formation (LLC (SIA), stock companies (AS)), European companies (Societas Europaea, SE), branches and representative offices of foreign merchants, incorporation documents & more.


Matters concerning unfair driving out of the market, abuse of dominant position, application of unequal provisions to market participants, compliance issues, trade between Member States.

12.12.2016 — Debt recovery in Europe will become easier in 2017 with the European Account Preservation Order procedure introduced by the Regulation No.655/2014 of the European Parliament and of the Council.
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20.03.2016 — Belyaev & Belyaev Law Firm advised the European Commission in relation to recovery of its claim against a defaulting party in Latvia and on liquidation procedure of Latvian legal entities.

27.12.2015 — There are all the right conditions in Latvia for fast business formation and growth. Latvia maintains one of the lowest corporate income tax rates in the EU, but company registration and bank account opening can be performed remotely, without visiting Latvia.
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01.03.2015 — In light of the increased number of enquiries concerning business immigration opportunities in Latvia we welcome you to get acquainted with brief information prepared by Belyaev & Belyaev on different immigration options available to foreign investors and entrepreneurs — Download PDF document.
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30.11.2014 — In cooperation with experts in the field of genealogical research, Belyaev & Belyaev now offer the services of investigating your family history in Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia, Russia, Belarus, Ukraine, Poland, Germany and other countries. If you are interested in learning more about the offered service and costs involved, please feel free to get in touch with us.

15.10.2014 — Significant changes in the Insolvency law of Latvia were introduced with the amendments approved by the Latvian Saeima on the 25th of September. Among key issues touched upon by the new regulation a so-called principle of the “dropped-off keys”.
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