Harper Macleod Partner David Kaye is the Honorary Consul in Glasgow to Latvia.
Latvia and Scotland have been actively building cultural, travel and economic links since the country became independent in 1991.
We have acted for several Latvian businesses seeking to operate in the UK and deal with many legal requirements including incorporation of companies, protection of IP, commercial contracts and property matters. David Kaye has helped Latvian businesses find UK partners such as distributors or licensees. We also have experience of working with companies based in the UK seeking to trade in Latvia and other Baltic States.
Key contact - David Kaye
David was appointed as Honorary Consul in Glasgow to Latvia in November 2016.
As Honorary Consul he represents the interests of Latvians in the district and strengthens the partnership between Latvia and Glasgow in culture, tourism and economic links. Latvia’s first honorary consulate in the city was opened in 1922, however David is the first person to hold the position since Latvia regained independence in 1991.
David is a vastly experienced business adviser who is also recognised as Scotland's leading franchising lawyer, and is a frequent visitor to Latvia.