Prof. Habil. Dr. Valentinas Mikelėnas is Partner at TGS Baltic, advocate, former Judge of the Supreme Court of Lithuania, having over 30 years of legal practice.
Valentinas has led the group of draftsmen of the Civil Code, is one of the most famous theoreticians of law and legal scholars in Lithuania, expert of arbitration disputes, member of the Lithuanian Academy of Sciences, former member of the Study Group on a European Civil Code and of the Commission on European Family Law, founder and Council member of the European Law Institute, ICSID arbitrator.
He is a member of the International Association of Procedural Law (IAPL), the International Council of Commercial Arbitration (ICCA), and the International Institute of Arbitration (IIA). Valentinas has exclusive and most valuable experience in the areas of contract, tort, family law, civil process, arbitration, and international private law.