Ringo Heidmets

Ringo Heidmets

Of counsel

Ringo is an of counsel to GLIMSTEDT, mainly on public procurement matters.

Ringo has worked for more than seven years in the public sector in the Defense Forces and at the State Defense Investment Center as a lawyer specialising in public procurement. During that period, it guaranteed the lawful execution of 1 000 tenders with a total cost of more than 2 billion EUR.

Due to the needs of the Defense Forces, Ringo was exposed to various procurement procedures and the specifics of procuring a large number of procurement items. As most of the public procurement he advised exceeded the international threshold, he has extensive experience in negotiating with the world’s largest defense companies. In addition, he has participated in the appeal proceedings of more than 50 public procurement appeal committees and has also represented a large number of clients in court proceedings.

Working Experience

  • 2014 – 2017 Associate of the Procurement Service of the Estonian Defense Forces
  • 2017 ­­­– 2021 Legal Adviser to the State Defense Investment Center on public procurement issues


  • Tallinna Tehnikaülikool, õigusteadus M.A (2018)
  • Tallinna Tehnikaülikool, õigusteadus B.A (2015)

Practice Areas


Estonian, English

Joined the firm



Lawyers who are not members of the Estonian Bar Association do not provide legal services independently.