Mr Jonas Kiauleikis > Sorainen > Vilnius, Lithuania > Lawyer Profile

Sorainen
44A Gedimino Ave
LT-01110 Vilnius
Lithuania

Work Department

Corporate and M&A

Position

Counsel, co-head of the firm’s Technology, Media & Telecommunications (TMT) sector in Lithuania

Career

Jonas Kiauleikis is co-head of the firm’s Technology, Media & Telecommunications (TMT) sector in Lithuania and a member of Corporate and M&A team, with in-depth specialisation in the fields of corporate, M&A and financing. As an idea-driven lawyer, he is passionate about project management and all aspects of working on a transaction, from exploring investment opportunities and leading various workstreams to advising on integration.

Among market leaders in M&A transactions. International M&A database Mergermarket ranks Jonas among the top 20 individual lawyers by total number of major M&A transactions advised in the Baltics (credited for 17 transactions with total disclosed value of EUR 355 million during 2005-2019).

Complex transactional and corporate experience. Jonas has co-headed legal teams and participated as a legal expert in projects related to cross-border M&A transactions, international financing, multijurisdictional incorporations and security arrangements. Jonas feels fortunate to be on a team which has advised probably the most complex projects that the region has seen so far.

Co-heading TMT sector group. As a tech business enthusiast and experienced M&A professional Jonas dedicates his skills and experience to leading firm’s team of TMT sector experts, well-equipped to assist sector clients in transactions and day-to-day business matters.

Client-focused approach. Regardless of whether counselling a large multinational or a small local family business, Jonas is keen to focus on actual client needs and apply a client-centred approach. In every step of his professional life Jonas strives to combine legal skills with commercial nous to deliver thoroughly tailored solutions for our clients.

Knowledge-sharing. With a strong belief that constant knowledge-sharing makes us better practitioners, Jonas is an enthusiastic promoter of the culture and tools of knowledge-sharing across our firm, be it a traditional debriefing or a new legal-tech or AI platform.

Languages

Lithuanian, English, German, Russian

Memberships

  • Lithuanian Bar Association
  • Lithuanian Young Bar Association

Education

Vilnius University, Lithuania (MA in Law)

Lawyer Rankings

Lithuania > TMT

(Rising stars)

Jonas KiauleikisSorainen

Sorainen is highly experienced in advising on private equity and venture capital transactions within the technology space. The team is also well versed in transactions concerning the telecoms, media and entertainment sectors. Managing partner Laimonas Skibarka specialises in corporate transactions within the TMT sphere. He co-heads the practice with counsels Stasys Drazdauskas, who focuses on IT and data protection, and Jonas Kiauleikis, who specialises in corporate and finance transactions relating to TMT.