Andrus Kattel

Andrus Kattel

Attorney-at-law Andrus Kattel has been working in the legal field since 1997, having already gained previous experience in the areas of wholesale trade, construction and in particular in insurance (Andrus worked for eight years in one of Estonia's leading insurance companies If P&C Insurance as a tort lawyer).

Between 2001 and 2014 he was a member of the insurance litigation committee (agency for resolving insurance disputes concerning the compulsory insurance, especially motor insurance and professional indemnity insurance of notaries and attorneys; the agency was active until October 2014).

Andrus has extensive experience in pre-trial dispute resolving in the field of insurance and related areas. Andrus has represented clients in large-scale court cases and arbitration panels concerned with real estate and construction law, transport law, enforcement proceedings, tort law, as well as transactions related to acquisitions and takeovers of companies.

Andrus has been recommended as a legal adviser in court cases by the international publication Best Lawyers giving reviews of legal markets.

Work experience

2016 - ….        Law Office NOVE, attorney-at-law, partner
2006 - 2016    Law Office SORAINEN, attorney, attorney-at-law
2001 - 2014    member of the insurance litigation committee, member of the litigation                                       committee panel
1998 - 2006    If P&C Insurance AS, lawyer
1997 - 1998    AS VIPEX, lawyer
1993                 Estonian Customs Board, trainee/customs inspector

Education

1998 University of Tartu, Estonia (Faculty of Law, MA)

Languages

Estonian, English, Finnish, Russian

Membership

Estonian Bar Association

Publications

Logistikauudised: Korrektne asjaajamine loob selge vastutuse, 4. juuni 2013,
Juridica: Hüpoteegipidaja – privilegeeritud subjekt kahjukindlustuses, 15. okt 2009,
Global Arbitration Review journal: The rebirth of arbitration in central and eastern Europe, 4. juuli 2011, synopsis in English