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Eversheds Saladžius (a member of Eversheds Sutherland)
VICTORIA TOWER
J. JASINSKIO 16B
03163 VILNIUS
Lithuania

Position

Managing Partner

Career

Managing Partner at Eversheds Saladžius, 2000 to present
Leader of Legal Services of PricewaterhouseCoopers in Lithuania, 1998 – 1999
Head of Tax and Legal Services of PricewaterhouseCoopers in Lithuania, 1995 – 1998

Languages

Lithuanian, English, Russian

Education

Oxford Executive MBA,University of Oxford, Saïd Business School, United Kingdom, 2015 to present
Vilnius University, LL.M.
Gröningen University, Certificate in International and EU Law, The Netherlands (Tempus programme)
Implementing the Aquis for the Legal Profession Study visit, organised by Law Society of England and Wales, London

Lawyer Rankings

Lithuania > Real estate and construction

Eversheds Saladžius (a member of Eversheds Sutherland)‘s practice handles real estate and construction matters for clients across a wide range of sectors, including retail, healthcare and hospitality. In addition to being knowledgeable about all aspects of commercial and industrial real estate, the team is also strong in the residential property sphere. The joint heads of the group are Jonas Saladžius and Sigitas Groblys, who assisted Quality Development with the drafting and negotiating of a long-term commercial lease agreement. Tomas Rymeikis and Rimtis Puišys are also key individuals in the team.

Lithuania > Projects and energy

Eversheds Saladžius (a member of Eversheds Sutherland)‘s practice is highly reputed in oil, LNG, electricity and renewables projects. The team is led by Jonas Saladžius, who advised Fortum Heat on the development and construction of waste to energy facilities in Lithuania. In addition to being active in energy-related projects, Sigitas Groblys has experience of advising on rail infrastructure matters.

Lithuania > Employment

Eversheds Saladžius (a member of Eversheds Sutherland)‘s employment practice, which is noted for its broad sector expertise, is led by Jonas Saladžius. Working with Rimtis Puišys, Saladžius advised AON Baltic on the application of the Transfers of Undertakings Directive in Lithuania, and also employment terminations resulting from a cross-border merger, among other matters. Another notable individual is senior associate Neringa Bubnaityte, who assists clients with human resources issues, as well as international business transfers.

Lithuania > Dispute resolution

Eversheds Saladžius (a member of Eversheds Sutherland) provides dispute resolution support to Lithuanian and international companies. Managing partner Jonas Saladžius is experienced in litigation and investigations connected with the financial services sector. In addition, he has industry expertise in areas such as construction, energy and infrastructure, and food and drink. Team head Rimtis  Puišys handles litigation in various areas, including corporate and commercial, IP and tax. Senior associate Arnoldas Jokubaitis is another key member of the team, as is associate Manvydas Borusas.

Lithuania > Commercial, corporate and M&A

Eversheds Saladžius (a member of Eversheds Sutherland) handles the full scope of commercial, corporate and M&A work for domestic and international companies, under the leadership of team head Jonas Saladžius. The firm’s clients include banks, automotive companies and airlines. Rimtis Puišys is noted for his work on international restructurings, corporate joint ventures and commercial transactions. Sigitas Groblys joined from Law Firm Foresta in 2019.

Lithuania > Banking, finance and capital markets

Eversheds Saladžius (a member of Eversheds Sutherland) covers a wide range of finance transactions, and also assists clients with the development and implementation of financial products in Lithuania. Jonas Saladžius, who leads the team, has experience of advising clients on investment banking issues, loan finance and compliance matters. Another key figure is Tomas Rymeikis, who is active in domestic and cross-border transactions. Saladžius and Rymeikis advised Euronet Worldwide on the establishment of a branch of ATM services in Lithuania.