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

Work Department

Practices:
Corporate Law, Shareholders Disputes, Intellectual Property, European Union Law,

Position

Partner, Head of Technology Industry Group

Career

  • Since 2017 Partner at law firm TGS Baltic
  • 2013 – 2017 Attorney at law at law firm CIVILKA BUTKEVIČIUS ŠVEDAS
  • 2008 – 2013 Attorney at law at law firm M.Civilka
  • 2004 – 2008 Attorney at law, Senior associate at law firm Norcous & Partners
  • 2001 – 2008 Lecturer assistant at Vilnius University Law Faculty
  • 2001 – 2004 Lecturer at International Business School at Vilnius University
  • 2001 – 2004 Attorney at law at law firm Foigt and Partners / Regija Borenius
  • 2000 – 2001 Lawyer’s assistant at law firm Lideika Petrauskas Valiūnas
  • 1998 – 2000 Lawyer’s assistant at law firm  R.Mikliušas 

Languages

Lithuanian, English, Russian

Memberships

  • Lithuanian Bar Association

Education

  • 2008 Vilnius University, PhD Studies, Law of Information and Technologies
  • 2003 Erasmus University Rotterdam, PhD research, Information Technology and Law
  • 2000 Vilnius University, Master Law

Lawyer Rankings

Lithuania > TMT

TGS Baltic is highly experienced in the telecoms market, as was recently illustrated by its advice to Tele 2 on a landmark agreement to share networks across Lithuania and Latvia. IT contracts are another core area of focus; the team advises major tech companies like Microsoft on commercial agreements with public institutions, including those concerning the use of cloud services. In the media sector, the firm counts state broadcaster LRT as a key client. Practice head Mindaugas Civilka is highly skilled in data protection, cybersecurity, commercial contracts and software licensing.

Lithuania > Intellectual property

TGS Baltic’s IP team has ‘the ability to approach complicated issues in a novel and creative way’ and is well versed in handling trade mark and copyright disputes concerning the media, energy and retail sectors. Team head Mindaugas Civilka excels in areas such as domain name disputes and broadcasting copyright. Lina Darulienė leads the firm’s retail and wholesale team, and is also prominent in the broadcasting sphere.  ‘Very professional‘ and ‘open-minded‘ senior associate Indrė Barauskienė is also recommended.