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Gintautas Bartkus has been appointed to lead Deloitte Legal practice in the Baltics

An international audit and consulting company Deloitte has appointed a new Legal Partner Gintautas Bartkus, who will take a lead of Deloitte Lithuania and Baltic legal services.

Deloitte Legal practice is growing and currently 37 lawyers work in the Baltic States region. Deloitte Legal unites more than 2,000 legal professionals operating in 75 countries worldwide.

“It is a pleasure to welcome such a talented practitioner and highly experienced leader as Gintautas, who is ready to strengthen legal practice across the Baltics and propose his extensive experience solutions not only for local, but also for international clients. Gintautas has already become the fourth partner appointed at Deloitte Lithuania office. This reflects Deloitte‘s position and commitment to strengthen the Lithuanian and Pan-Baltic practice“, says Saulius Bakas, Managing Partner of Deloitte office in Lithuania.

In recent years, Gintautas Bartkus was a partner and the Chairman of the Board of Law Firm TGS Baltic. Gintautas graduated from the Law Faculty of Vilnius University, where he teaches corporate law until now. Gintautas Bartkus has also done research at Helsinki University (Finland), John Marshall Law School (Chicago, USA), Ǻalborg University (Denmark), Jean Moulin University (France), and institutions of European Union as a research fellow or worked as a visiting professor. Gintautas is an expert specializing in corporate law and an author of many articles, reports and studies. Since 2005, he is a member of the Advisory Group on Modernising Corporate Governance and Company Law established by the European Commission and is one of the authors of the European Model Companies Act (EMCA). Gintautas Bartkus is a former Minister of Justice of the Republic of Lithuania (2000-2001).

“I am excited to join the Deloitte team. I believe that Deloitte’s plans to significantly expand its legal services is very good news for the market. International outlook, innovation and professionalism – these are the core values at Deloitte Legal that ensure both the successful provision of legal services and a high level of customer satisfaction”, comments Gintautas Bartkus.

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