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Lawyer

Kalvis Torgans, American lawyer. Member of Lejins, Edzins, Klebais & Vonsovics.

Background

Torgans, Kalvis was born on March 31, 1939 in Valka, Latvia.

Education

University of Latvia, Faculty of Economics and Law (1962. Doctor habil. Juris, 1992). Spoken languages: Latvian, English and Russian.

Career

Worked at Lejins, Edzins, Klebais & Vonsovics (Riga) specializing in Corporate Law, Privatization, Banking and Finance Law, Transportation and Telecommunications Law, Litigation, Real Estate, Trade and Commercial Law, Intellectual Property. Admitted to the bar, 1993, Republic of Latvia. Professor, University of Latvia, Faculty of Law, 1962.

Dean, 1976-1979; Department Head, Civil Law, 1991. Consultant to the Legislative Commission of the Parliament of Latvia, 1993-1994 and participated in the drafting of more than 50 bills. Corresponding Member, Academy of Sciences of Latvia since 1992.

Member: Latvia Bar Association. Latvia Lawyers' Association (Board Member, 1989). Latvia Scientists' Association.

Listed with: Men of Achievement (The International Biographical Center, Cambridge, England, 1994). The firm represents national and international clients in diverse business, finance and litigation matters. Among its clients represented are: financial institutions and investment funds, government and its agencies, international organizations, companies involved in aviation, food processing, consumers goods production and wholesale, exploration of oil, transit, ports business, real estate and telecommunications.

Membership

Member, Academy of Sciences of Latvia since 1992. Member: Latvia Bar Association. Latvia Lawyers' Association (Board Member, 1989).

Latvia Scientists' Association. Listed with: Men of Achievement (The International Biographical Center, Cambridge, England, 1994).