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K. KALINAUSKO 24, EMBASSY HOUSE, 03107 VILNIUS, LITHUANIA
Tel:
Work +370 52 1 21627
Fax:
Fax +370 5 212 1630
Email:
Web:
www.bnt.eu
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Mindaugas Navickas

Tel:
Work +37052121627
Email:
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Work Department

Dispute Resolution, Transport and Logistics, Maritime & Shipping, Construction, Insurance law
Main area of practice: Litigation, Commercial contracts, Transport

Position

Partner at bnt attorneys in CEE Vilnius (Lithuania)

Career

Since 2012: Partner at bnt attorneys in CEE Vilnius (Lithuania)
2011 - 2012: Associate at the LAWIN Vilnius (currently Valiunas Ellex)
2008 - 2010: Associate at Varul Vilgerts Smaliukas, Vilnius
2005 - 2007: Associated lawyer at the law firm cooperating with Rödl & Partner, Vilnius
2004 - 2005: Junior lawyer at the law firm cooperating with Rödl & Partner, Vilnius

Languages

English, German, Lithuanian, Russian

Member

Lithuanian Bar Association
German Baltic Chamber of Commerce
International maritime lawyers association Shiparrested

Education

Eberhard Karls University Tübingen (Germany) with part of studies taking place at the University of Ghent in Belgium, LL.M.
Mykolas Romeris University, Vilnius (Lithuania)


Lithuania

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

At bnt attorneys in CEE, Frank Heemannis recommended for providing pragmatic and business-oriented advice’. He heads the firm’s insolvency and restructuring group and advised the insolvency office holder of the German company KTG Agrar on the sale of its distressed Lithuanian subsidiary. Mindaugas Navickas and Yvonne Goldammer are key corporate partners.

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Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

bnt attorneys in CEE has a strong focus on cross-border mandates and its lawyers are particularly adept at handling insolvency and logistics liability disputes. The team, which provides ‘pragmatic and thoughtful’ advice, is representing new client Vertiqal in a multijurisdictional payment dispute against the guarantor of one of its Lithuanian customers. ‘Business-sensitiveFrank Heemann and fellow co-head Mindaugas Navickas are highly recommended.

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