Valters Gencs

Valters Gencs: Attorney with Gencs Valters Law Firm


Recipient, U.S. Senator Edmund F. Muskie Scholarship, 1994. Work Experience: Legal Counsel for Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Latvia, 1994; Welsh & Katz, Ltd., Chicago, 1995; Member of the Working Group on Tax Law appointed by the Prime Minister, 1997; Member of the Working Group on Intellectual Property Protection and Enforcement Issues appointed by Prime Minister, 1999; Head of Tax & Legal Department of Ernst & Young Latvia, 1996-2000. Head of Tax ad hoc group of the Foreign Inventors Council in Latvia, 1998-2002. Board Member, Swedish Chamber of Commerce in Latvia. Chairman, Norwegian Chamber of Commerce in Latvia, 2010.

Areas of Practice (14)

  • Taxation
  • Finance
  • Litigation
  • Intellectual Property
  • Antitrust
  • International Banking Law
  • Business Law
  • Mergers, Acquisitions and Divestitures
  • Mortgage Law
  • Trade Secrets
  • Social Security
  • Trademarks
  • Unfair Competition
  • Corporate Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
University Attended:
Institute of International Affairs, International Business Studies, 1994
Law School Attended:
Law School of University of Latvia, LL.B., 1993; John Marshall Law School, Chicago, IL, USA, LL.M., 1995
Year of First Admission:
1993, Republic of Latvia
Latvian Bar Association; Estonian Bar Association; Lithuanian Bar Association; International Bar Association; MULTILAW; EUROJURIS; United Tax Network; American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA); Defense Research Institute (DRI); International Trade Mark Association (INTA); European Communities Trademark Association (ECTA); Chartered Institute Of Patent Attorneys (CIPA); International Tax Planning Association (ITPA); German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (GRUR); Institute Of Trade Mark Attorneys (ITMA); Licensing Executives Society (LES); International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys (FICPI); MARQUES; International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI); European Patent Institute (EPI); European Patent and Trademark Attorney.
English and Latvian and Russian

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Tallinn, Estonia

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