Kristel supports attorneys mainly in information technology and corporate law fields. Kristel has a strong theoretical background in these fields, as she has obtained master’s degrees both in law and IT law from the University of Tartu. She has wide-ranging practical experience – she has interned both in private and public sector, and advised start-ups. In addition, Kristel has assisted in the supervision of the teams representing the University of Tartu in the Telders International Law Moot Court Competition, and has complemented her professional development in the universities in the Netherlands and Australia.

  • Expertise
  • Professional experience
    2017- … Hedman Partners Attorneys-at-Law, advocate
    2016-2017 Hedman Partners Attorneys-at-Law, lawyer
    2016 Hedman Partners Attorneys-at-Law, intern
    2016 University of Tartu, TechStartup Legal Clinic
    2014 Tallinn Circuit Court, Civil Chamber, intern
    2012-2013 University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam International Law Clinic
    2012 Law firm SORAINEN, intern
    2011 Ministry of Justice, Legislative Policy Department, Public Law Division, intern
  • Education
    2015-2016 University of Tartu, Information Technology Law, MA (cum laude)
    2012-2016 University of Tartu, Law, MA (cum laude)
    2015-2015 University of Melbourne, Australia, exchange student
    2012-2013 Universiteit van Amsterdam, the Netherlands, Public International Law, LLM (cum laude)
    2009-2012 University of Tartu, Law, BA
  • Languages
    Estonian, English