Litigation and dispute resolution. Representation at the court and arbitration

ECOVIS ProventusLaw offers its remarkable experience in representing clients in litigation and arbitration proceedings. Our lawyers have represented clients in a number of significant court disputes in all instances. The majority of such disputes included challenging decisions of bodies of companies or non-profit organisations, challenging decisions taken in the field of construction, planning and zoning, as well as in cases related to the protection of intellectual property, transport and unfair competition of former employees.

Our lawyers have also gained considerable experience in defending the reputation of our clients in cases of publishing false information damaging to the reputation of our clients, in challenging contract awards in public procurement procedures, decisions of public authorities in the field of taxation, in litigation regarding the liability of executives, as well as in cases of restructuring and bankruptcy.

“Legal 500” ranking also outlined ECOVIS ProventusLaw lawyers as highly regarded practitioners in dispute resolution area.

Kestutis Kvainauskas

Head of practice group

Kęstutis Kvainauskas

Partner, attorney at law

The experience by ECOVIS ProventusLaw include:

The lawyers of ECOVIS ProventusLaw file claims, appeals and represent clients in local and regional courts as well as in the Court of Appeal of Lithuania and in the Supreme Administrative Court of Lithuania. Our experts also file appeals in cassation with the Supreme Court of Lithuania.

The lawyers of ECOVIS ProventusLaw assist companies operating both in Lithuania and in any other EU member states in obtaining licences for payment institutions and e-money operations. With the assistance of our partners from the international ECOVIS network we can incorporate a company and obtain a licence required by our client in virtually any country in which our client has business interests.

The lawyers of ECOVIS ProventusLaw draft incorporation documents and represent clients in the formation of various investment funds, investment companies, pension funds, other collective investment undertakings and their management companies. In the formation process, we focus in particular on establishing effective cooperation between an investment fund or a management company and the market regulator, i.e. the Bank of Lithuania.

The lawyers of ECOVIS ProventusLaw represent clients in administrative cases in regional administrative courts and in the Supreme Administrative Court of Lithuania in challenging decisions taken by public authorities in the fields of taxation, finance, construction, advertising and regulation of data protection.
Our lawyers represent individuals and executives in cases of administrative offences from the moment of issuing an administrative offence report until the examination of the case in court. The experts have gained extensive experience in cases of administrative liability of executives.

The lawyers of ECOVIS ProventusLaw defend legal entities and individuals, i.e. executives and shareholders of companies in white-collar criminal litigation as well as in cases related to finance, taxation and VAT. We have gained valuable experience in litigation with the State Tax Inspectorate and other financial authorities. Our lawyers represent clients in law enforcement institutions and in public prosecutor’s office in the course of drawing up reports on crimes committed and in initiating pre-trial investigations, they also assist law enforcement institutions in collecting necessary evidence.

Success stories


The Supreme Court of Lithuania ruled on reimbursement to the employer of overcompensation for unused annual leave

05/12/2019 The Supreme Court of Lithuania (SCL) has clarified when overcompensation for unused annual leave must not be refunded upon termination of the employment contract. The Judicial Panel of the