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Žilvinas Kvietkus

Partner / Lithuania


Žilvinas Kvietkus has a well-established practice and reputation in the areas of Life sciences and Pharmaceutical law, Corporate and Intellectual property and related Dispute resolution. During more than 15 years of legal practice, he has advised on a wide range of pharmaceutical work and possesses extensive experience in the Lithuanian and EU pharmaceutical sector. Mr Kvietkus has acted for numerous clients in many significant cases related to copyright, trademarks and patents, as well as provided extensive counselling in M&A transactions involving pharmaceutical, telecoms and other regulated sectors. Other specialisations include labour and commercial laws.


  • Intellectual Property – Band 3, Chambers 2020
  • TMT – Hall of fame, The Legal 500 2023


  • Lithuanian, English, Russian

Membership & education

  • Since 2000 Member of the Lithuanian Bar Association
  • Member of the International Bar Association (IBA)
  • 1996 Faculty of Law, Vilnius University, Master´s Degree in Law
  • 1996 Studies at Oxford University / George Washington University, Faculty of Law
  • 1995 Studies at University of Stockholm, Faculty of Law, Sweden

    We are driven by your recognition

    "Žilvinas Kvietkus has exceptional knowledge of pharmaceutical business. He helps us a lot in the communication with governmental authorities."
    The Legal 500 2024, TMT
    "Žilvinas Kvietkus and Julija Beldeninovienė stand out; extremely responsive and excellent trial briefs."
    The Legal 500 2024, Intellectual property
    "Žilvinas Kvietkus has a wide-ranging practice that encompasses transactional and regulatory law. He has a particular focus on the life sciences sector."
    Chambers Europe 2019, Corporate / Commercial