Banking & Finance Department

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What the team is known for Top-tier department acting on transactional and regulatory financing matters. Assists clients with a range of work, including acquisition and project finance. Has further experience in advising on M&A transactions within the banking sector. Regularly acts for banks, payment institutions, investment funds, insurance companies and consumer credit providers.

Strengths Sources praise the team for its commercial approach. One impressed client states: "They communicate diligently and concisely," adding: "They are extremely good at what they do."

Interviewees also highlight the group's accommodating attitude: "They are user-friendly and I want to highlight their responsiveness; things come from them very quickly."

Work highlights Advised Iron Wolf Capital Fund on launching its operations.

Notable practitioners

Augustas Klezys
assists domestic and international financial institutions, including international investment banks, with a variety of financing matters, including loan agreements and acquisition financing. He also advises banks on licensing and regulatory issues. "What makes him stand out is his ability to deliver advice which is easy to understand," a source reports.

Managing partner
Tomas Kontautas
is a well-established figure who is adept at handling a range of banking and finance issues, including regulatory and licensing matters and transactions. Clients laud his knowledge and understanding of the market.