Gints Puškundzis

Gints Puškundzis

Attorney , Latvia

My service areas

  • Data Protection
  • Real estate
  • Restructuring and Insolvency

Summary

Gints is a member of the Supervision and Control Commission of the Latvian Collegium of Sworn Advocates, a member of Association of Certified Personal Data Protection Specialists and a Certified Administrator of Insolvency Proceedings. He is also fluent in Latvian, English and Russian.

Gints Puškundzis is one the most renowned Data Protection officers in Latvia. With his 18 years of experience in the legal area, he has gained beyond extraordinary experience in fields such as GDPR compliance, litigation and commercial disputes. He has extensive and valuable experience in matters relating to GDPR compliance, AML, Insolvency, Production and retail.

Prior to joining Magnusson Latvia, Gints gained valuable experience as an in-house lawyer and attorney at Big4 law firms. Furthermore, he has been involved in complicated GDPR compliance projects, litigation and commercial disputes during his time as an individual practitioner.

Gints’ knowledge and reputable skills have attracted clients, who are known both nationally and even on the international level. Clients have always been satisfied with the type of service Gints provides and are sure to stay loyal to him and our firm for the foreseeable future. Gints fits the Magnusson model perfectly by being exceptional in his field, having a can-do spirit, exceeding the expectations of other in every way and never settling for the minimum requirements.

Professional experience

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Education

  • Master’s degree in Law at the University of Latvia
  • Training for applicants for the position of Certified Administrators of Insolvency Proceedings with the Association of Certified Administrators of Insolvency Proceedings
  • Training for personal data protection specialist
  • Training of financial instruments and securities trading with the Admiral Investments & Securities London, UK

Bar Admissions

  • Latvian Collegium of Sworn Attorneys
  • Association of Certified Personal Data Protection Specialists
  • Association of Certified Administrators of Insolvency Proceedings

Languages

  • Latvian (native)
  • English (C1)
  • Russian (C2)
  • German (B1)