Jaak Parre advises both contracting organizations and bidders in public procurement procedures. His expertise ranges from the planning of a procurement procedure to representation in the courts. He has represented clients in several landmark cases involving the application of EU public procurement principles in domestic disputes. His work experience as an IT professional has proved very useful when advising clients on IT procurement and contractual negotiations. Jaak Parre also advises the firm’s tax team in court disputes in aspects of administrative proceedings and constitutional law.
Jaak Parre is the co-author of the first book published in Estonia on public procurement law. Mr. Parre is nominated a leading public procurement lawyer in Estonia by ‘Who’s Who Legal’.
2012 to date Attorney, Law Firm VARUL
2011-2012 Of Counsel, Law Firm VARUL
2009-2011 Of Counsel, Varul Vilgerts Smaliukas
2006-2009 Of Counsel, Advokaadibüroo Paul Varul
2004-2005 Project Manager, Estonian Ministry of Social Affairs
2003-2004 Adviser, Office of the Chancellor of Justice
2000-2003 IT System Administrator, Environmental Protection Institute, Estonian University of Life SciencesEducation
2003 University of Tartu, Faculty of Law, B.A.Languages