25 October, 2021 An annual independent survey of law firms Prospera Tier 1 Law Firm Review by the Swedish company Kantar has shown that, in the clients’ opinion, the law firm Ellex Valiunas in Lithuania enjoys a leading law firm’s position by both best legal performance and overall performance. Prospera Tier 1 Law Firm Review survey rated the largest law firms in the Baltics and separately in each country by two indicators: Overall Performance and Legal Competence This survey was based on a poll of 100 clients of the largest Lithuanian law firms...
Ellex Valiunas (established in 1992) is the very first and the largest business law firm in Lithuania. The firm has been highest-ranked for almost two decades in all legal practice areas for its solid portfolio of cross-border experience and assistance in the most important projects in Lithuania.
Ellex Valiunas is a part of Ellex, a circle of leading Baltic law firms. With over 200 legal professionals and the widest variety of practice areas, Ellex is ideally positioned to provide top expertise and in-depth specialised legal services both domestically and on a pan-Baltic dimension.
We provide consultations in all areas of business law. When required, we represent our clients in local and international litigation, arbitration and administrative hearings. Our professionals working in nine practice areas enable us to manage complex projects ensuring effective and integrated solutions.
Year this Office was Established: 1992
Lawyers Worldwide: 200
Languages: English, French, German, Lithuanian, Russian
Areas of Practice
February marks the start of the second month after Brexit materializing. The Member States have finally understood that the United Kingdom (UK) is no longer in the Europen Union (EU) so that the fairy-tale of the Single Market that has lasted for decades is now over. Although many businesses resolved various legal or regulatory issues before 1st January, new challenges inevitably keep arising now, when Brexit is a reality. What has changed in law? This year, EU law no longer applies to the UK, and the Trade and Cooperation Agreement (TCA) governs relations between the parties reached after lengthy negotiations...
Financial Times has shortlisted Ellex for the "Most Innovative Law Firm in Europe" award. We are pleased to announce that our firm has been shortlisted in three categories regarding digital, diversity and health care projects. The awards, established by the Financial Times, highlight law firms and in‐house teams which are digitally advanced and use innovative approaches to deliver exceptional value to business and society. The award ceremony will take place on 13 October 2022. Financial times highlighted three exclusive Ellex projects in the Baltics: • Digital Legal Services - 'Goolkit - digital toolkit for financial services organisations developed by industry experts...
Ellex was recognised, for the second year in a row, as the Baltic Law Firm of the Year at The Lawyer European Awards online ceremony held on December 1st, 2021. The award winners were selected in 24 categories by a high-level panel of judges which includes managing partners of international law firms and in-house lawyers of multinational companies. The awards, now in their 12th year, were the first of their kind to reward and celebrate excellence across the European legal market...