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Senior Associate, Court Mediator

Country: Lithuania

Short description

Senior Associate Ieva Strunkienė specialises in Corporate and Commercial, Mergers and Acquisitions, Insolvency and Debt Recovery, alongside the related field of Dispute Resolution. In January 2018 Ieva became a Court Mediator and is listed in the list of Court mediators being able to provide judicial mediation services.

  • Drafted the legislation on a Law on Detectives, regarded as important socially, because until this time, the activities of detectives in Lithuania were not regulated
  • Drafted amendment articles for the Lithuanian Civil Code and the Law on Advocacy and other legal acts of the Republic of Lithuania
  • Since 2018 Senior Associate, PRIMUS DERLING
  • Since January 2018 Court Mediator
  • Since June 2017 Short Term Consultant, World Bank Group (Practice area: Insolvency)
  • Since February 2017 National Correspondent, INSOL Europe EIR Case Register for Lithuania
  • Since April 2016 Lawyer, Member of the Commission of Consumers Disputes at State Consumer Rights Protection Authority
  • 2017 - 2018 Senior Associate, Law firm TRINITI
  • 2015 - 2017 Associate, Law firm TRINITI
  • 2012 - 2016 Assistant of the Member of Parliament on legal affairs, Parliament of the Republic of Lithuania
  • 2011 - 2015 Lawyer, Swedbank Leasing (Swedbank Group), Law Department
  • 2007 - 2011 Chief Specialist, Lawyer, Ministry of the Interior of the Republic of Lithuania, Property Management and Economics Department, Law Division
  • 2009 Traineeship at the General Secretariat on the Council of the European Union Directorate, Eastern Europe and Central Asia Division, Brussels, Belgium
  • 2009 Internship at the European Parliament Information Office, Vilnius, Lithuania
  • 2008 - 2009 In-House Legal Lawyer, Journalist, Ieva Baranauskaite Business / Infozona Ltd
  • 2002 - 2007 Lawyer, The 28th notary office of Vilnius
  • Mykolas Romeris University, PhD studies since October 2015 (The doctoral thesis: The Legal Aspects of Natural Persons' Insolvency)
  • Middlesex University (London), Law and Business, BA (2009)
  • Vilnius University, Faculty of Law, MA (2006)
  • 2011 Winner of the Richard Turton Award 2011 (Venice, Italy)
  • 2008 - 2009 Grant for Law and Business studies at Middlesex University (London, the United Kingdom)
  • 2006 Scholarship for the European International Summer courses ‘The European System of Human Rights Protection’ and the Court Process Simulator, (Frankfurt (Oder), Germany)
Languages: Lithuanian, English, Basics of German, Russian and French
Press & Publications
  • Insolvency regulation: has the unfair search for a more favourable legal regulation for a natural person been prevented?
  • Ieva Strunkiene on Draft Law on the Insolvency of Legal Entities
  • 2018 - article "Employee Options: USA is seeking by the path of Lithuania?", Verslo žinios
  • 2018 - article “10 reasons why small partnership is not suitable for start-ups”
  • 2017 - article “Was late by the train? Ask for compensation”, Žinių radijas, Delfi.lt, Lietuvos žinios and etc.
  • 2017 - article "Personal guarantees: for all the wrong reasons", Eurofenix Winter 2016/17
  • 2016 - publication "The Regulation of the Bankruptcy Institute in accordance with the Law of Lithuania", INSOL Europe
  • 2016 - article “What is the risk of personal suretiship in business?”, Delfi.lt
  • 2016 - article “Bankruptcy tourism: the sign of politeness?”, The New Jurist
  • 2016 - article “3 years with the EU Blue Card: Is it easier to employ a foreigner?”, Delfi.lt
  • 2014 - The representative from Lithuania of a study on a new approach to business failure and insolvency – comparative legal analysis of 28 European Union Member States’ relevant provisions and practices, organized by the Directorate-General for Justice of the European Commission
  • 2014 - Report on the Law on Personal Bankruptcy, INSOL Europe, Eurofenix
  • 2014 - Collection of Practical Issues Important to Small Practitioners – Lithuania, INSOL International
  • 2013 - article “Do the European Rules on Deposit Protection Work?”, INSOL World
  • 2013 - article “How to Become an IP in Lithuania?”, INSOL Europe
  • 2012 - Presentation at the Eastern European Creditors and Bankruptcy Administrators Conference (Poznan, Poland)
  • 2011 - Winner paper ‘The Growing Business Phenomenon of Fraudulent Bankruptcy’, 2011, INSOL Europe, Eurofenix



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