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Kęstutis Kvainauskas

Kęstutis Kvainauskas

Partner, Attorney at Law
  • kestutis.kvainauskas@ecovisproventuslaw.com
  • +370 5 212 40 84
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  • Languages: Lithuanian, English, Russian

Curriculum Vitae

Kęstutis Kvainauskas is a Partner of our law firm with over 15 years of experience of practice of an attorney at law. He is a member of the Lithuanian Bar Association, a registered lobbyist and an arbitrator of Vilnius Court of Commercial Arbitration.

Before launching the career of an attorney at law, Kęstutis worked at UAB VB Vilfima and AB SEB Bankas. He was also a licensed financial broker. During this period of work in financial institutions, Kęstutis participated in the placement of the first issue of corporate bonds in Lithuania, in organising the first issue of depository receipts of a Lithuanian company, represented AB Vilniaus bankas in acquiring AB Bankas Hermis, SEB in acquiring AB Vilniaus bankas, Cargill in acquiring AB Lifosa and Carlsberg in acquiring AB Švyturys.

The expertise of Kęstutis Kvainauskas in the fields of securities, finance and tax covers the formation of the first modern investment index fund in Lithuania and the first specialised US stock investment fund registered in Lithuania. Kęstutis acted as a member of the Management Board of the management company of these funds for a considerable period of time. The Attorney at Law currently advises international and Lithuanian companies on issues of incorporation, finance, issuance of securities, regulatory and tax issues, represents clients in tax disputes. His experience in the field of regulation and drafting legislation also covers lobbying activities as Kęstutis is a registered lobbyist.

Kęstutis offers advice on all issues of real estate transactions, design and construction, illegal construction as well as real estate development, environmental protection and regulation of construction. He also represents real estate developers, construction and design companies as well as entities financing real estate projects, tenants and landlords in negotiations and at all court instances, including in cases of legalisation of illegal construction.
He has considerable experience in judicial proceedings which has been gained in representing clients in criminal, civil, bankruptcy and restructuring, administrative proceedings as well as in tax and other cases.

Kęstutis Kvainauskas also represents victims, civil claimants and defends suspects/defendants in pre-trial investigation and in court in white-collar criminal cases.

In addition, Kęstutis Kvainauskas has academic experience: he lectured on finance and securities law at Mykolas Romeris University.

Education

1995 to 1999 
Master of Laws (LL.M.)
Vilnius University, Faculty of Law

1990 to 1995
Master of Business Management
Vilnius Gediminas Technical University, Faculty of Business Management

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