Vidas Vilkas

Attorney/ partner

Phone no. +370 687 21899 

E-mail: vidas.vilkas@hansalaw.lt


Main projects


Representation of a bankrupted financial institution in many cases due to the acquisition of the deposit certificate and of the bond subscription agreements recognition invalid.

In 2011, the European Union Civil Service Tribunal satisfied in full the claim of claimant I. Š. represented by the lawyer brought against the European Commission.

The lawyer has gained long-standing experience in field of representation of clients in administrative, civil, criminal proceedings both in national courts of law and defence of interests of persons in the EU Court of Justice, and European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg.

In 2005, the European Court of Human Rights adjudged the state of Lithuania to be guilty for violated rights of R. Jankauskas in the case R. Jankauskas v. Lithuania.

In 2020 in the case D.K. and R.K. v. Lithuania (application No. 31560/2020) – the case still in process.

The satisfied cassation appeal of the lawyer Vidas Vilkas and absolution of the convict resulted in publication of the decision of the Board of Criminal Cases Division of the Supreme Court of Lithuania in bulletin “Teismų praktika” (“Court Practice”) No 25.

While representing the clients in legal proceedings the lawyer Vidas Vilkas several time applied to the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Lithuania.


Education


Vilnius University, Lithuania, Faculty of Law (Master of Laws), 1997


Professional activities


Law firm Baranauskas & Partners Hansa Law Offices, 2013

Law firm Baranauskas & Partners Hansa Law Offices, 2011 – 2013

Law firm Borenius/Švirinas & Partners, 2010 – 2011

Law firm Švirinas & Partners LAWWAY, 2005 – 2010

Law firm of Vidas Vilkas, 2002 – 2005

Lawyer’s Assistance, 2000 – 2002

Transekspedicija Ltd., 1997


Membership


Lithuanian Bar Association, 2002


Languages


Lithuanian, Russian, English, German