Mait Valberg

Mait Valberg

Associate, Estonia

My service areas

  • Corporate and M&A
  • Data Protection
  • Retail and consumers
  • Technology

Summary

Mait specialises in data protection, cookies (ePrivacy), E-commerce and corporate law.
He advises clients in all areas of IT law, including domain names and trademarks. Mait also has thorough knowledge of online platforms – concluding business and agreements online.

Mait has complemented his legal studies and daily law firm work experience with an MA in IT law from the University of Tartu. In 2017 he participated in Academy of European Law’s summer course on European data protection law and GDPR.

Mait is an active member of different IT lawyers’ networks, he keeps himself up to date with the latest developments in IT (programming, databases, blockchain).  Voluntary work at the European Law Students Association (ELSA) and the Student Union of University of Tartu has given him considerable communication and analytical skills.

Professional experience

Magnusson
Associate – 2017– to date

Magnusson
Junior Associate – 2016 – 2017

Tark Grunte Sutkiene
Trainee – 2015 – 2015

Western District Prosecutor’s Office
Trainee – 2014 – 2014

Republic of Estonia Ministry of Justice
Trainee – 2014 – 2014

Education

  • University of Tartu, Master of Arts in Law (Information Technology Law)  – 2018
  • Academy of European Law, Summer Course on European Data Protection Law (Trier, Germany) – 2017
  • University of Tartu, Master of Arts in Law – 2017
  • University of Oxford, Course on Modern Information Society: Government, Security, and Conflict in the Cyber Age – 2015
  • University of Tartu, Bachelor of Arts in Law – 2015

Bar admissions

Member of the Estonian Bar Association

Languages

  • Estonian – native
  • English – fluent
  • Russian – good