Rokas Jankus and Edvinas Lenkauskas have been promoted to Partner at Motieka & Audzevicius, as of January 1, 2022.
According to the firm, “Jankus has been working in the corporate law practice group since 2012. He currently leads the deals team and advises on issues of mergers and acquisitions, private equity, and venture capital investments.” Jankus, a former Senior Associate, has a master's degree in Law from Vilnius University.
According to Motieka & Audzevicius, Lenkauskas started working at the firm in 2009. “He has dedicated his entire professional career to the tax law specialty and is currently one of the leaders of the tax law practice group. [He has] achieved significant victories in extremely difficult tax disputes not only at the national level but also before the Court of Justice of the European Union.” Lenkauskas, also a former Senior Associate, holds an LLB degree from Mykolas Romeris University and an LLM degree from Maastricht University.
“Such career growth gives additional motivation to continue further pursuing ambitious goals in a competitive legal services market,” Jankus said. “I am pleased with the assessment and the opportunity to become a partner in one of the leading law firms in Lithuania, which has a long history and clear values,” added Lenkauskas.
“This is a message that loyalty is still in vogue,” Partner Ramunas Audzevicius commented. “We are especially pleased that Edvinas and Rokas started their professional career in our law firm while still law students, and today they have grown up to become partners. We will continue growing our team of partners in the future. In this way, not only do we aim to motivate employees, but of course, we strengthen the front lines and increase the speed of the business.”