Urmas has considerable expertise in advising and representing clients in administrative and civil court cases. Urmas is mainly specialized in administrative law, state liability, and environmental law aspects and has represented clients through three court instances.
Out of his cases that have reached the Supreme Court, several precedent solutions have emerged, which are quoted by jurisprudence. In addition to court cases, Urmas has also experience in representing clients in labor and rent disputes and public procurement disputes.
Due to Urmas’s practical experience parties to a dispute often find an extrajudicial agreement. Urmas is also working as a conciliator and providing innovative decisions due to what he is also recommended by The Legal 500.
2016- Hedman Law Firm, partner/ attorney-at-law
2011-2016 Hedman Partners Attorneys-at-Law, attorney-at-law
2004-2007 Tamme & Otsmann Law Office, lawyer
1997-2004 Teder & Rask Law Office, lawyer
1995-1997 Tallinn City Government, Land Board’s lawyer
1994-1995 AS Serge, lawyer
1994-1996 University of Tartu, Faculty of Law, MA
1991-1994 University of Tartu, Faculty of Law, BA
Estonian, English, Finnish, Russian, German
Urmas likes to spend his spare time hunting.