Ms Jovita Valatkaitė > Cobalt > Vilnius, Lithuania > Lawyer Profile


Work Department

Employment and Corporate law


Jovita Valatkaitė has over 9 years’ experience of legal practice in the fields of Employment and Corporate law. Apart from advising on general employment law matters, Jovita provides advice on non-competition of employees, protection of confidential information as well as the EU social security system. She also has extensive experience in migration matters, including residence permits, work permits, secondments and transfers of employees.


Senior Associate at COBALT Lithuania (since 2018)


Lithuanian, English, French, Spanish, Russian (basics)


2014-2016 ECTA, the European Communities Trade Mark Association, ordinary member
2011 Lithuanian Youth Council (LiJOT ), Member of Control Commision
2009-2010 European Law Students’ Association (ELSA), President Lithuanian national group


2014-2016 Vilnius University in cooperation with Paris Ouest-Nanterre La Défence University, French legal course
2010-2014 L’Institut Français de Lituanie, French language course
2011 Vilnius University Law Faculty, Master of Law

Lawyer Rankings

Lithuania > Employment

(Rising stars)

Jovita ValatkaitėCobalt

The ‘highly professional‘ team at Cobalt leverages the size and scale of the practice to handle the full range of contentious and non-contentious matters for clients. Dalia Foigt-Norvaišienė, who chairs the employment practice, is notably strong in international arbitration cases. She is also skilled in handling day-to-day issues, as well as the employment aspects of corporate transactions. Corporate lawyer Žilvinas Kvietkus has a strong focus on employment and labour law, and has advised on TUPE transfers, immigration and whistleblowing issues. Elsewhere in the team, clients have highlighted ‘amazing‘ senior associate Jovita Valatkaitė for praise.