Motieka & Audzevičius once again has been recognized among the best Lithuanian law firms by Legal 500 2018. One of the leading international law directories ranked our firm in the fields of Dispute resolution, Commercial, Corporate and M&A, EU and Competition, Real Estate and Construction, Tax.
Our firm was ranked as top tier firm in Dispute Resolution practice and Ramūnas Audzevičius was recognized as the leading individual. Our firm was described as vastly experienced in international and multijurisdictional disputes and our lawyers – as “leaders on the battlefield”, with “a deep understanding of business needs” and “a remarkable devotion to achieving results”. Co-head R.Audzevičius is “a brilliant and creative litigant” and “the lawyer you want by your side in times of uncertainty”.
“Top-class” fellow co-head Jovitas Elzbergas excels in real estate litigation. “Knowledgeable” associate Valentas Mitrauskas and senior associate Rimantas Daujotas are also recommended.
Motieka & Audzevičius is described as “one of the most innovative law firms in Lithuania” in the Commercial, Corporate and M&A practice areas and is led by the highly rated Giedrius Kolesnikovas. Other key team members include senior associate Michail Parchimovič and associate Rokas Jankus.
The firm is also recognized for providing “competition advice that is based on industry knowledge but rooted in business reality”. Giedrius Kolesnikovas assisted Publicum Media with obtaining clearance for the purchase of shares in Arena Media. “Experienced strategist and splendid litigant” Ramūnas Audzevičius is representing FlyLal in a claim against Air Baltic Corporation and Riga International Airport. Associate Henrikas Stelmokaitis supports R.Audzevičius in antitrust disputes; he “identifies the essence of any matter to find smart solutions”.
Motieka & Audzevičius has a particular strength in construction and procurement matters, many of which are contentious.
Our firm is also known for considerable expertise representing CIS-based corporates and shareholders in complex tax disputes. Senior associate Mantas Juozaitis is the name to note for tax disputes.