Giedrius Kolesnikovas is a partner responsible for the corporate and M&A and tax practice groups at Motieka & Audzevičius. Giedrius’s main focus is legal support in major transactions and investment projects. He is also well known in the market for structuring joint ventures and holding company structures.

The main geographical focus of Giedrius’s work is the Baltic states and CIS markets, with his key specialisation industries being aviation, agriculture, pharmaceuticals, renewable energy, retail and gaming industries. Giedrius’s experience in corporate governance is highly regarded among his clients. Thus, he is currently a member of the management board of Dvarcioniu Keramika (manufacturing) and Nese Group (gaming).

Giedrius has obtained an LLM from Duke University, School of Law, Fulbright Alumnus; an LLM in international and EU law (Riga Graduate School of Law); a postgraduate diploma in EU law (King’s College, University of London), and a master’s degree in law from Vilnius University.

His working languages are English, Russian and Lithuanian.