Transport

Ellex Valiunas has extensive experience representing our clients in the most complex civil, administrative and arbitral proceedings in transport law, which requires industry- specific knowledge and a business-driven approach. We have served both private and public sector clients and have led groundbreaking cases in related areas. Our expertise in the transport sector also includes transposition of the EU transport-related acquis and carrying out conformity assessments.
Key projects in the field

Key contact

Vilija Vaitkutė Pavan

Partner

Head of the Dispute Resolution practice group
+370 52681813
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Tier 1 law firm in Shipping and Transport in 2014 (Legal 500)

Key projects in the field

We successfully represented national air carrier in SCC arbitration
We acted as the leading outside counsel for national air carrier in highly complex aviation arbitration proceedings under SCC Arbitration Rules.
We assisted the Trust Carriage Company LLC to acquire a stake in a major railway company, Goverlus UAB
Trust Carriage Company LLC is one of the largest Ukrainian railway companies. We assisted in its acquisition of 51% of shares in UAB Goverlus, a major Lithuanian operator of railway wagons, and advised our client on all Lithuanian aspects of the deal. Shares were bought from a major Ukrainian wholesale fuel trader, OOO Energo-MIG.
We successfully represented a maritime company in recognition and enforcement of the foreign arbitral award
We have advised foreign maritime company both in recognition and enforcement proceedings of the arbitral award issued in ad hoc arbitration proceedings with place in London and in subsequent execution proceedings.