Visiting professors and visiting lecturers

Sandis Bērtaitis Mag.iur.

Visiting Lecturer
Argumentation and Legal Reasoning. Philosophy of Law

Mg.iur. (University of Latvia, 2008)
Dipl.iur. (University of Latvia, 2005)

Significant Professional Experience

  • Attorney at Law, Partner at law firm „Adversus”, from May 2011;
  • Attorney at Law at law firm „Liepa, Skopiņa/Borenius”, from June 2008 to May 2011;
  • Associate at law firm „Kļaviņš, Slaidiņš/LAWIN”, from August 2004 – June 2008

Current research

  •  Philosophy of law and philosophy of science


  • Bukaldere I., Bērtaitis S. International Public Procurement (chapter regarding Latvia). Oxford University Press, Center for International Legal Studies, 11/2010;
  • Bērtaitis S. Division of the competence between public notaries and registry offices. Jurista Vārds, 03/2010;
  • Bērtaitis S., Oļevska I. Several notes on mediation and its implementation., 01/2010;
  • Andronova J., Bērtaitis S. Principles of commercial transactions., 12/2009;
  • Bērtaitis S. The Constitutional Court of Latvia revokes the Restrictions to land lease. Real Estate Newsletter, 10/2009;
  • Bērtaitis S. Determination of the lease amount in case of compulsory land lease. Jurista Vārds, 05/2009;
  • Bērtaitis S. What will be the mediation in Latvia? Saldo, 03/2009;
  • Bērtaitis S. The regulation of compulsory land lease should be revised. Saldo, 08/2008;
  • Bradautanu V. (Ed.). The enforcement of judgments in civil and commercial cases in the new EU member states. Law in transition online, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, 11/2006.