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Law Firm VARUL

KONSTITUCIJOS AVENUE 7, 09308 VILNIUS, LITHUANIA
Tel:
Work +370 5 248 7337
Fax:
Fax +370 5 248 7338
Email:
Web:
www.varul.com
Vilnius, Tartu, Tallinn, Riga

Lithuania

Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 2

Varul, Law Firm

Law Firm Varul, which has a strong reputation in PPP-related financing work, recently acted for Vilnius City municipality on the financing of the Vilnius City street lighting PPP. Liutauras Baikštys heads the team, which has procured a number of new clients including ERGO Insurance SE.

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Corporate and M&A
Corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 2

Varul, Law Firm

Giedrė Dailidėnaitė’s department at Law Firm Varul is particularly known for representing Estonian investors and business in Lithuania; it recently advised Cinamon Group during GILD Arbitrage venture capital fund’s sale of shares in the company to DLT Capital. The ‘very competent’ Marius Devyžis and Ernesta Žiogienė acted for Blue Bridge Baltic during its acquisition of a stake in Acorn Intelligence.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 3

Varul, Law Firm

Marius Devyžis has temporarily taken charge of the department at Law Firm Varul. Recent work for the team includes successfully representing FL Technics and AviaAM B03 in a complex aviation dispute against the biggest air carrier in the Republic of Tajikistan.

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EU and competition
EU and competition - ranked: tier 3

Varul, Law Firm

At Law Firm Varul, department head Giedrė Dailidėnaitėpays all necessary attention to the details of the regulation and the factual circumstances of the matter’. The team’s recent work includes advising on an alleged breach of antitrust regulations, and assisting a major bakery group with competition clearance of a significant acquisition. Robert Juodka is also a name to note.

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Intellectual property
Intellectual property - ranked: tier 3

Varul, Law Firm

Gediminas Pranevičius is a patent attorney and an EC trade mark and design attorney at Law Firm Varul, where new client wins include Eksma and Itero IT. As well as advising on industrial property rights and patent law, Pranevičius has been active in trade mark infringement matters.

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Real estate and construction
Real estate and construction - ranked: tier 3

Varul, Law Firm

PPP specialist Law Firm Varul acted for Vilnius City municipality on the Vilnius street lighting PPP project and also in relation to the renovation and redevelopment of Antakalnis hospital. Other recent highlights for Robert Juodka’s team include representing ERGO insurance in a major construction-related civil liability case. Rolandas Galuēnas joined from independent practice.

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Shipping and transport
Shipping and transport - ranked: tier 2

Varul, Law Firm

Robert Juodka heads the team at Law Firm Varul, which shows ‘flexibility and the ability to continuously adapt to the rhythm of a business’. As well as providing general legal assistance to clients such as Turkish Airlines, the team also advised Lux Express on changing regulations relating to bus routes. Marius Devyžis is recommended.

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TMT
TMT - ranked: tier 4

Varul, Law Firm

Joint heads of department Marius Devyžis and Robert Juodka at Law Firm Varul act for clients such as Teledema and ITERO IT on a range of telecoms and IT issues.

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