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Ringo Heidmets

Ringo Heidmets


Ringo is an attorney at GLIMSTEDT, focusing primarily on public procurement.

Ringo has worked for over seven years in the public sector at the Estonian Defense Forces and the Estonian Centre for Defence Investments, specialising as a lawyer in public procurement. During this period, he ensured the lawful conduct of approximately 1000 procurement procedures with a total cost exceeding 2 billion euros. Due to the needs of the Defense Forces, Ringo dealt with all types of procurement procedures and the specificities of acquiring a wide range of items. As the majority of the public procurements he advised exceeded international thresholds, he has extensive experience in negotiating with the world’s largest defense industry companies. Additionally, he has participated in over 50 disputes before the procurement review committees and has represented clients in numerous court proceedings.

Since 2023, Ringo has been practicing as an attorney. In addition, he also works as an educator and consultant in the field of public procurement. For information on upcoming courses and inquiries about consulting, please contact ringo.heidmets@glimstedt.ee.

Working Experience

  • 2014 – 2017 Estonian Defense Forces,  Procurement Services, Associate
  • 2017 ­­­– 2021 State Defense Investment Center, Public Procurement, Legal Adviser


  • Tallinn University of Technology (TalTech), faculty of law M.A (2018)
  • Tallinn University of Technology (TalTech), faculty of law B.A (2015)

Practice Areas


Eesti keel, inglise keel


  • Member of the Estonian Bar Association

Joined the firm