Merle Vänikver


Areas of Expertise

Maritime law, transport law, litigation and arbitration, general advising, tenders, insurance, tax and customs, real estate and construction, insolvency law

Working Languages

Estonian, English, Russian and Finnish


2011– TRADERUN post-graduate diploma course “Business and Economic Environment in Russia and Eastern Partnership Countries”
2007 University of Tartu, M.A in Law
2006 Hong Kong Baptist University (Hong Kong S.A.R, China), courses in legal aspects of making business in Hong Kong and China and International Business
2006University of Tartu, B.A in Law
2005 Uppsala University (Sweden), courses in International Arbitration and Internet Marketing Law

Professional experience

2007Euler Hermes Estonia (Credit Insurance), in-house counsel
2004–MALSCO, lawyer