Mrs Akvilė Bosaitė > Cobalt > Vilnius, Lithuania > Lawyer Profile

Cobalt
LVOVO 25
09320 VILNIUS
Lithuania

Work Department

Banking and Finance

Position

Akvilė Bosaitė is a Partner and Co-Head of the Banking and Finance Practice Group. She has specialised in banking, finance, investment funds, project financing, restructuring of financing, securities and M&A for over fourteen years. Akvilė Bosaitė is a recommended expert in finance law by international law firm directories.

Career

Partner at COBALT Lithuania (since 2016)

Languages

Lithuanian, English, Russian

Memberships

Member of the Lithuanian Bar (since 2009)

Education

Erasmus University Rotterdam, the Netherlands, Postgraduate LLM in Business, Corporate and Maritime Law (specialisation Corporate Law) (2008)
PhD studies at the Faculty of Law, Vilnius University (2004-to date)
Faculty of Law, Vilnius University, Master’s degree in Law (2004)
European and Comparative Law studies at University of Gent, Belgium (2003)

Lawyer Rankings

Lithuania > Banking, finance and capital markets

(Next Generation Partners)

Akvilė BosaitėCobalt

Cobalt, which is ‘a leading law firm in the Baltics’, has a strong track record in major cross-border and domestic deals. It is notably active in corporate finance, capital markets transactions, loan portfolio transactions and regulatory matters. The team’s expertise in cross-border transactions and financings has seen it win work from international clients such as Citibank, Citadel and Swedbank. In 2020, the team advised Baltic bank Lumimor on its landmark €1bn sale to Blackstone, the largest pan-Baltic deal in that particular year. Heading up the team is Akvilė Bosaitė, who is a key name in the market for investment funds, project finance and corporate transactions involving the banking sector. She leads the team with Eva Suduiko, who has a distinct focus on capital markets and project finance work. Elijus Burgis is also recommended.

Lithuania > Fintech

Cobalt is a well-established name in Lithuania’s fintech market and most notably has its own Blockchain Task Force, which advises clients through all stages of initial coin offerings. Equally strong advising investors and fintech companies, the team’s workload primarily involves corporate transactions and financings, as well as applications for e-money licences. The team is led by Akvilė Bosaitė and Eva Suduiko, with Bosaitė focusing on licensing matters, while Suduiko handles corporate and banking transactions. Managing partner Irmantas Norkus is also highly active in licensing and transactional matters.