Rokas Daugela and Mindaugas Bliuvas have been promoted to Partner and Eva Suduiko and Arturas Kojala have been promoted to Associate Partner at Cobalt in Lithuania.
Daugela, who serves as Head of the firm's Tax Law practice group, has been with Cobalt since September 2013, when he joined from Sorainen as a Senior Associate. Prior to his four years with Sorainen, he worked as a Trainee with Loyens & Loeff.
Bliuvas, who heads the firm's Prevention and Criminal Law practice group, has been with Cobalt for four years. Prior to that he worked for six years as a Prosecutor with the Vilnius Regional Prosecutor's Office, Organized Crime and Corruption Investigation Division. Earlier still, he spent seven years with the Vilnius District Prosecutor's Office.
Suduiko, who specializes in Banking, Finance, Capital Markets, and M&A, joined Cobalt 15 years ago. Before that she worked for two years as a lawyer for NASDAQ OMX Vilnius.
Kojala has been with the firm for two years, having joined, like Daugela, from Sorainen. His past experience includes working as a partner at the Freidenzon, Kojala & Partners law firm, as a lawyer for Maxima LT, and for the Law Firm of J. Aleksaite. He specializes in real estate, logistics, business development and waste management matters.
“As market leaders, we are growing and expanding organically – by responding to the demands of increasing market and different business sectors and to the constantly multiplying workload in the law firm," commented Cobalt Lithuania Managing Partner Irmantas Norkus. :"In 2018, Cobalt’s income climbed up by 13%, our team was joined by seven lawyers and the number of projects handled by our firm is constantly increasing." In addition, he added, "the development of partnership and reinforcement of the team is a natural process.”