Žygimantas Stankevičius > TGS Baltic > Vilnius, Lithuania > Lawyer Profile

TGS Baltic
QUADRUM BUSINESS CITY
EAST BUILDING 8TH FLOOR
KONSTITUCIJOS AVE. 21A, 08130 VILNIUS
Lithuania

Work Department

Position

Partner, Head of Finance industry group

Career

Since 2019
Partner, Head of Finance industry group, law firm TGS Baltic
2017 – 2019
Manager, Lithuania Country Legal Department, bank Luminor
2011 – 2017
Manager of Legal Department, AB DNB bank
2006 – 2011
Head of Legal, AB DNB Nord bank
2002 – 2006
Head of Legal, AB NORD/LB bank
1999 – 2004
Manager, Legal Unit, LŽUB bank
1997 – 1999
Associate, LŽUB bank
1996 – 1997
Associate, Baltic garant (insurance company)

Languages

Lithuanian, English, Russian

Memberships

Lithuanian Bar Association
Alumni of the Faculty of Law of Vilnius University

Education

1993 – 1998
Vilnius University, Master of Law
1992 – 1996
Vilnius University, Bachelor of History

Lawyer Rankings

Lithuania > Banking, finance and capital markets

TGS Baltic‘s recent deal flow is particularly impressive, advising on three eurobonds issues with a combined value of €2.8bn. The team has also been very active in financing property developments and infrastructure projects. Žygimantas Stankevičius jointly leads the practice and brings a unique perspective to this space having formerly worked in house at Luminor Bank. Vidmantas Drizga also oversees the team and has a particularly strong track record in capital markets mandates. Other key names include managing partner Vilius Bernatonis, who is highly skilled in project finance, and Mantas Gofmanas, who specialises in capital markets.

Lithuania > Fintech

TGS Baltic‘s experienced banking team is highly active in fintech matters, particularly in relation to e-money, P2P lending, crowdfunding and cryptocurrency. The team advises both local and international clients, including Paysera and Revolut. Žygimantas Stankevičius, who was formerly head of legal at Luminor Bank, leads the practice and is well-versed in financial services regulations. In 2021, Aistė Patašiūtė and Sebastian Okinczyc joined from SEB bankas and Danske Bank respectively.