The Vilnius office of AAA Law has selected Giedre Domkute as its new Managing Partner and brought former Sorainen Senior Associate Jonas Sakalauskas on board as partner.
Domkute, who joined AAA Law in 1999 and was made partner in 2005, has over 15 years of experience in the field of intellectual property and contract law. According to AAA Law, "she specializes in licensing, franchising, contracting, real estate sales and leasing, [and] mergers and acquisitions ... [and] also advises clients on labor law, company law, bankruptcy and restructuring issues, [and] represents Lithuanian and foreign companies in litigation."
Sakalauskas, who began his career in 2010 with Nordia Baublys & Partners before moving two years later to Sorainen, specializes in Litigation and Trade & Customs law. According to AAA Law, he "has accumulated significant experience in representing clients in litigations involving corporate law, real estate and construction, energy and environmental protection. His expertise in public administration disputes is particularly valuable to the companies operating in the highly regulated sectors: trade, energy, alcohol production and others. Jonas participates successfully in the arbitration disputes also. Likewise, [he] is one of the few customs experts with well-rounded experience in Lithuania. He advises export and import companies on commodity supply and customs law issues, as well as helps them resolving customs related disputes."