Julija Sausa has joined Vilgerts Latvia to lead its new Tax practice.
Sausa is a PhD candidate in Tax Law at the University of Latvia. She specializes in tax litigation and tax law research. According to Vilgerts, Sausa has taken part in several work groups of the Ministry of Finance and has helped create solutions to problems related to the application of recent changes in the tax system.
She joins Vilgerts from Aerodium — "the only company in the world that produces a full range of vertical wind tunnel models" — where she was Head of Legal, and worked from July 2014 to August 2016 as Head of Tax at Eversheds Bitans in Riga. She also worked for five years as General Counsel at the State Revenue Service of Latvia, and for several months in 2014 at Borenius.