Olegas Šibkovas

Olegas Šibkovas

Senior Associate
Vilnius, Lithuania
  • About

    Olegas Šibkovas has over 20 years of legal work experience in prosecution and judicial systems. After joining law firm TGS Baltic in 2018, Olegas as a Senior Associate represents and advises in the areas of criminal and criminal procedure law, offenses against the finance system and on matters pertaining to cybercrime. In addition to his legal practice, Olegas actively develops his scientific research activities, lectures at the Faculty of Law of Vytautas Magnus University, presents seminars and workshops for judges, prosecutors, officers from the Financial Crime Investigation Service and the economic crime investigation divisions of the Police, is a co-author of a textbook on criminal law, as a legal expert participates in assessing the transposition of the provisions of the European Council’s directives into the legal framework of the Republic of Lithuania.

  • Major Projects
    • Represents in criminal proceedings

      Represents in criminal proceedings relating to offenses against the finance system, frauds, and other offenses against property.

    • Represents in advises on matters pertaining to and cybercrime

    • Represents in matters pertaining to money laundering and legalization of other proceeds of crime

    • Participated in drafting certain provisions of the Criminal Code

      Participated in drafting certain provisions of the Criminal Code and the Criminal Procedure Code.

    • Arranges seminars on criminal and criminal procedure law

    • Participates and makes presentations

      Participates and makes presentations in international conferences on financial crime and tax evasion issues.

    • Specialized in crimes against the finance system

      As a judge specialized in crimes against the finance system and frauds.

  • CV

    Professional career

    Since 2018
    Senior Associate, Attorney at Law, law firm TGS Baltic
    2013 – 2018
    Judge of the Criminal Cases Division of the Kaunas Regional Court
    Since 2015
    Lecturer, Vytautas Magnus University
    2013
    Judge at the Vilnius City Local Court
    2000 – 2013
    Judge at the Vilnius City 3rd Local Court
    1999 – 2000
    Prosecutor, Division of Offences against the State and Public Safety, Vilnius Regional Prosecutor’s Office
    1996 – 1999
    Prosecutor, Regional Prosecutor’s Office for Vilnius District
    1994 – 1996
    Interrogator, Regional Prosecutor’s Office for Vilnius District
    1994 – 1995
    Trainee, Regional Prosecutor’s Office for Vilnius District

    Education

    1993
    Vilnius University, Faculty of Law, Master of Law

    Membership

    Lithuanian Bar Association
  • Publications
    • Criminal Law in Lithuania - Co-author, Special Part, Book Two, Vilnius, 2017
    • „Probleminiai sukčiavimo kvalifikavimo ir taikymo aspektai Lietuvos teismų praktikoje“ - Teisės apžvalga No.2 (16)
    • Hotspots of qualifying fraud and applying the fraud rule in the case-law of Lithuanian courts - Law Review, No. 2 (16), 2017