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Jurgita Venckute and Lina Taletaviciute-Misiuniene Join Averus as Partners

Jurgita Venckute and Lina Taletaviciute-Misiuniene Join Averus as Partners

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Former Sorainen Lithuania Head of Employment Jurgita Venckute and former Cobalt Senior Associate Lina Taletaviciute-Misiuniene have joined Averus as Partner in the firm's Corporate practice and Associate Partner in the firm's Banking/Finance practice, respectively.

Averus describes Jurgita Venckute as an “acknowledged employment and migration law expert with extensive experience in advising clients on corporate law matters with solid litigation know-how.” She graduated from the Mykolas Romeris University with a Bachelor's degree in Law and has an LL.M. from the University of Durham. She spent the last four years leading the Venckute & Karnickas law firm, after spending the previous seven with Sorainen.

New Associate Partner Lina Taletaviciute-Misiuniene has over ten years of experience in Banking/Finance. She holds an LL.M. from the Mykolas Romeris University as well as a Bachelor's degree in Public Administration from the Vytauto Diziojoj University. Before joining Averus she spent nine months with Cobalt, one year with Iustum, and ten years with Vialex Baltic. 

Averus Klaipeda Partner Raimondas Kivylius commented that “after the arrival of two new partners with strong backgrounds in finance, employment, and corporate law, Averus becomes an unrivaled leader in Western Lithuania.”

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COBALT is closely integrated alliance of top-tier law offices in Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Belarus, making us one of the largest law firms in the Baltic market. 

COBALT is a trusted partner for daily matters and complex large-scale transactions and disputes. The firm’s broad spectrum of expertise and established position as the market leader give a comprehensive basis for providing advice on special areas of business law.

We advise top international and regional businesses, financial institutions, state and local governments, and the region’s most promising start-ups. We offer leading-edge solutions in key industry sectors: Consumer Products, Trade & Distribution, Real Estate & Construction, Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare, Energy & Utilities, Communications, Media & Technologies, Financial Services, Transport & Logistics.

COBALT has been named Baltic Law Firm of the Year 6 times. We were recognized as the Most Innovative Law Firm of the Year 2019 in the Baltics at the IFLR European Awards in London. COBALT also won CEE Legal Matters Deal of the Year Award for Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania, as well as the overall Baltic Deal of the Year, at the 2019 CEE Legal Matters Awards. We have received multiple awards from the Chambers Europe, IFLR, The Lawyer and Mergermarket and we are regularly listed amongst the top performing M&A legal advisors in the Bloomberg, Thomson Reuters and Mergermarket deal tables

More information on Cobalt can be found at www.cobalt.legal

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