Labour, employment and migration law. Residence and employment permits in Europe

The lawyers of ECOVIS ProventusLaw cooperate on a regular basis with clients in dealing with their day-to-day issues relevant for each business irrespective of their business sector or activities.

ECOVIS ProventusLaw assists with various issues ranging from drafting contracts and employing foreigners to managing complex situations of unfair competition or resolving disputes. Our experts have gained considerable experience in terminating agreements with executives and in developing strategies for limiting the powers of executives in order to ensure maximum protection of shareholders’ interests, as well as in developing executive incentive and motivation schemes.

“Legal 500” ranking, which provides the most comprehensive worldwide coverage on recommended Law firms, ranked ECOVIS ProventusLaw among the leading law firms in employment law sector.

Where required and in particular where labour law issues span multiple jurisdictions, we are assisted by our partners from the ECOVIS network operating in over 60 countries worldwide.

EU residence and employment permits. Blue Card EU, Startup immigration visas

ECOVIS ProventusLaw assists businesses people and employees acquiring European Schengen visas, employment permits, residence permits based on Blue Card EU as well as European residence permits based on the grounds for family members, employees, management and investments. Unique immigration Start-up Visa program for individuals planning to run innovative business in Lithuania and European Union.

Loreta Andziulytė

Head of practice group

Loreta Andziulytė

Partner, attorney at law

The experience by ECOVIS ProventusLaw include:

ECOVIS ProventusLaw draws up employment contracts with executives, collective agreements, job descriptions, rules of procedure, confidentiality and fair competition agreements as well as other labour-related documentation and local acts. Our lawyers are available to act for employees and employers in entering into and terminating employment contracts, including the termination of contracts between a company and its executive.

ECOVIS ProventusLaw provides advice in collective and individual labour disputes concerning the termination of labour contracts, recovery of pay and compensations, unfair competition, disclosure of commercial secrets and in other labour-related cases in labour disputes commissions and in court. Our lawyers also advise on transfer of employees and in cases of collective dismissal.

We provide comprehensive legal assistance to employers affected by unfair competition acts of their current or former employees who use information obtained from the employer against his interests or disclose trade secrets to competitors and thereby cause damage. Our work includes negotiation and litigation as well as preventive measures aimed at avoiding such activities.

ECOVIS ProventusLaw assists businesspeople seeking to obtain permits for residence in Lithuania and the EU. We provide comprehensive services from incorporation/acquisition of businesses in Lithuania to obtaining residence permits for family members.
We also represent skilled professionals in obtaining the EU Blue Card providing a path towards free residence and work throughout the EU. We assist employers wishing to employ large groups of skilled foreign employees.

Success stories


Option – an effective way to encourage the employee

28/11/2019 Nowadays, vast majority of the employers are facing the problem of retaining professional employees. High salary is not the only mean of encouraging an employee to dedicate themselves to

Foreigners setting up start-ups in Lithuania will receive start-up visas twice as fast as now

21/06/2019 As of 1 July 2019, the process of start-ups visa (“Startup visa”)  issuance for foreigners from the third countries will be shorten twice than before in Lithuania – from