Vilgerts is announcing the arrival of Jurate Kugyte at the firm.
Kugyte, who joins as Partner, has more than 17 years of experience. She joins from Tark, Grunte, Sutkiene (now TGS Baltic), which she joined in 2012 following its merger with the Vilnius office of Baltic Legal Solutions, where she had been since 2006. She spent the two years before that as the Head of Legal and EU Law Divisions at Lithuania's National Consumer Rights Protection Board.
According to Vilgerts, Kugyte "specializes in company law, M&A, banking and finance, and European Union law. Customers especially appreciate [her] enthusiasm, dedication, exceptional experience and high level of professionalism. [She] is a recommended arbitrator at the Vilnius Court of Commercial Arbitration [and is] also the chairperson of the board of the Swedish Chamber of Commerce in Lithuania."