Ieva Judinska-Bandeniece

Attorney at Law

Ieva Judinska-Bandeniece

+371 29117997



Ieva is a drill. partner with over 25 years’ experience in IP. For more than 15 years, Ieva has been a registered patent attorney and advises clients on trademark-related issues, copyright and trade secret protection, as well as other IP and IT related transactions.


The first job where Ieva’s passion for IP was born was in the Patent Office of the Republic of Latvia, later she spent 10 valuable years working for the leading Latvian law firm Loze, Grunte & Cers, where she became a partner for the first time. At present, Ieva is undoubtedly one of today’s most powerful specialists in the field of IP law in Latvia.


As to her presence in drill. Ieva says, “While remaining faithful to my desire to work with IP cases and be a partner in a law firm, I want to create a law firm together with strong professionals I know well in which we can perform meaningful and useful work.”


Ieva’s clients especially appreciate her ability to go into details while keeping the big picture in mind, so she manages to counsel large transactions excellently. In turn, colleagues in Ieva see not only an expert and a source of inspiration in the professional field, but also a good and sincere friend with a strong emotional intelligence, which helps create and maintain a good team feeling.


Ieva’s hobby and passion is academic music, because she has had a particularly close connection with it ever since childhood; the most anticipated event is Riga Jurmala Music festival. Ieva is also fascinated by the amazing world of wine, which has so many unpredictable discoveries, links to history, culture and art.


Ieva Judinska-Bandeniece acts for clients in matters related to trade mark registration and disputes. She also assists with IP portfolio management. (Chambers Europe)

Ieva Judinska-Bandeniece has entered this year’s ranking thanks to the appreciation shown by her colleagues and clients for her experience in the field of IP in Latvia. Sources say: “She is knowledgeable and has many years of experience.” (Chambers Europe)

Trusted IP adviser is Ieva Judinska-Bandeniece, who draws upon her valuable experience gained at the Latvian Patent Office. (Chambers Europe)
Ieva Judinska-Bandeniece is a highly skilled practitioner with extensive expertise in patent disputes. (Chambers Europe)

Ieva Judinska-Bandeniece, formerly with Loze, Grunte & Cers, is a widely respected and highly talented expert who operates across the broad sweep of IP law issues.

Ieva Judinska-Bandeniece is the main contact person for IP and IT issues. (Legal500)

Ieva Judinska-Bandeniece advised a number of local and foreign companies in the field of domain names, as well as trademark management and protection. (Legal500)

After the closure of Krodere & Judinska, EU and Latvian trademark attorney Ieva Judinska-Bandeniece joined FORT, where she leads IP practice team. The team assists clients in trademark protection, as well as advises IT companies on possible acquisitions. (Legal500)

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