Mr Kazimieras Karpickis > Sorainen > Vilnius, Lithuania > Lawyer Profile

Sorainen
44A Gedimino Ave
LT-01110 Vilnius
Lithuania

Work Department

Dispute Resolution & Risk Management

Position

Partner

Career

Kazimieras heads the Insolvency & Restructuring practice in Lithuania and is known for his excellent skills in bankruptcy matters. He has worked on many insolvency proceedings involving Lithuanian banks and credit unions. As a litigation professional with the firm’s Dispute Resolution team, Kazimieras has represented clients’ interests in a wide range of disputes, including those resolved by the Court of Justice of the European Union and the Supreme Court of Lithuania. For example, he has represented almost every bank established or operating in Lithuania.

Creating precedents. Kazimieras has defended clients’ interests in several cases related to the responsibility of management bodies. These cases were the basis for legal precedents, widely used by courts to date.

Experience in shareholder disputes. One of Kazimieras’ main specialisations is shareholder disputes. He has unique experience in representing the interests of both minority and majority shareholders in courts and arbitration proceedings.

Vast bankruptcy case experience. Kazimieras has represented the state, as main creditor, in the bankruptcy proceedings of two insolvent Lithuanian banks, and bankruptcy administrators in more than eight bankruptcy cases of insolvent credit unions. This has allowed him to acquire exceptional experience, which clients can benefit from in bankruptcy cases and proceedings.

Extensive understanding of the banking sector. During Kazimieras’ litigation practice he has represented almost every bank established or operating in Lithuania. This variety of cases has given him an in-depth knowledge and understanding of the banking sector and is highly valued by clients.

Lecturing for bankruptcy administrators. Kazimieras is a lecturer trusted by the largest associations of bankruptcy administrators in Lithuania, covering themes related to insolvency processes and activities of insolvency administrators.

Languages

Lithuanian, English, Russian

Memberships

  • Lithuanian Bar Association
  • Lithuanian Young Bar Association
  • Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE)
  • Association of insolvency, business reconstruction and recovery professionals INSOL Europe

Education

  • Mykolas Romeris University, Lithuania (MA in Law)
  • University of Kiel, Germany (visiting student)
  • Mykolas Romeris University, Lithuania (BA in Law)