AVERUS recognised a top tier Lithuanian law firm by the international legal directory Legal 500
2021 / 04 / 19


For the sixth time in a row, the LEGAL 500 has recognised AVERUS as a national leader in shipping, aviation and transport law. It was also recommended in dispute settlement, real estate and employment practise areas rankings in Lithuania.


“It takes ten years of work or ten thousand hours to become an expert in a particular area and we’ve been looking into the subtleties of this sector for more than a decade. Most of our clients have also been working with us for a number of years, and the geography of their transactions has covered several continents,” said Laura Čereškaitė-Kinčiuvienė, managing partner at AVERUS and the head of aviation practice. 

Greta Motiejūnienė, AVERUS senior associate with a strong focus on bankruptcy issues in transport law, was acknowledged as a Rising Star in the practise area.  

According to Regina Derkintytė-Kaupienė, a founding partner and shipping practice head, it is a great achievement that AVERUS remains recommended as a top tier firm in this dynamic and challenging market for many years.

“AVERUS team has an exceptional position in shipping, aviation and transport law. And even in such competitive practise areas as dispute settlement, real estate, or employment law, we are among the recommended firms. We are proud that in a decade we managed to bring together excellent experts of core practices,” said R. Derkintytė-Kaupienė, who also earned a place in the Legal 500 Hall of Fame. The one highlights individuals who have received constant praise from their clients for continued excellence. 

AVERUS also ranked as the top tier firm in dispute settlement services, led by the founding partner and the lawyer Raimondas Kivylius; as well as in real estate practise, led by the lawyer Lina Šimė. Great results also achieved in employment practise, despite being listed for the first time, the law firm made it to the tier 3 at once, with the practise head Jurgita Venckutė. 


AVERUS is located in the capital Vilnius and Klaipėda port. The Legal 500 rankings have recognised AVERUS as the top tier law firm in Lithuania since 2016.


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