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TGS Baltic

QUADRUM BUSINESS CITY, EAST BUILDING 8TH FLOOR, KONSTITUCIJOS AVE. 21A, 08130 VILNIUS, LITHUANIA
Tel:
Work +370 5 251 4444
Fax:
Fax +370 5 251 4455
Email:
Web:
www.tgsbaltic.com
Riga, Tallinn, Tartu, Vilnius

Vidmantas Drizga

Tel:
Work +370 5 251 4444
Email:
TGS Baltic

Work Department

Practices:
Private Equity & Venture Capital / Capital Markets / Corporate Law / Restructuring & Insolvency / Commercial Law / Shareholders Disputes

Position

Partner, Head of Corporate and Commercial (Lithuania)

Career

  • Since 2003 Partner at the law firm TGS Baltic (former Sutkienė, Pilkauskas & Partners)
  • 1999 – 2004 Head of Enforcement Department of the Securities Commission of the Republic of Lithuania
  • 1996 – 1999 senior specialist at Enforcement Department of the Securities Commission of the Republic of Lithuania

Languages

English, Lithuanian, Russian

Member

  • Member of the Lithuanian Bar Association

Education

  • 1999 Vilnius University, Faculty of Law (Master of Law)


Lithuania

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Marius Matonis and Vidmantas Drizga co-lead the team at TGS Baltic, which caters to a wide range of corporate and private clients including Medicinos Bankas and BaltCap. In recent work, the firm acted for Apex Alliance on an investment and development project which spanned multiple jurisdictions, including Romania. Aurimas Pauliukevičius advised an investment company on the acquisition of a stake in a sportswear company and on obtaining merger clearance from the Lithuanian Competition Council.

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Intellectual property

Within: Intellectual property

Mindaugas Civilka and Vidmantas Drizga lead the IP practice group at TGS Baltic, which has expertise in trade mark litigation and also handles data protection matters. Lina Darulienė is the key name for IP litigation; she recently represented Virtuvės mitų griovėjai in a trade mark dispute. Senior associates Greta Bujutė, who joined the team from Danske Bank, and Indrė Barauskienė are also noted.

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Shipping and transport

Within: Shipping and transport

TGS Baltic handles a wide range of aviation and shipping matters for domestic and international clients such as Lithuanian Railways. Practice head Vidmantas Drizga and Eglė Lauraitytė acted for Lithuanian Airports (the state enterprise operating Vilnius, Kaunas and Palanga airports) on the transformation of its legal form to a public company. Vilius Bernatonis and Daiva Ušinskaitė-Filonovienė are also key practitioners in the group.

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TMT

Within: TMT

The team at TGS Baltic is led by Mindaugas Civilka and advises domestic and international corporations such as GlaxoSmithKline. Dalia Tamašauskaitė-Žilienė and Paulius Zapolskis continue to act for Microsoft on data protection issues related to cybersecurity and cloud services, while Vidmantas Drizga and senior associate Vytautas Šilinskas advise Wix. The team welcomed two new senior associates: Greta Bujutė joined from Danske Bank and Henrika Žymančienė from Ernst & Young Baltic AS.

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