Robertas Degesys

Robertas Degesys

Partner
Vilnius, Lithuania

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  • About

    Robertas Degesys is Partner, advocate at TGS Baltic, having a wide-ranging experience in areas of corporate and tax law. He has advised clients in concluding complex company acquisition and financing transactions, creating or optimizing enterprise group and investment structures, reorganizing companies.

  • Major Projects
    • Advised The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

      Advised The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) on legal and tax aspects of a film financing project (drama television serial War and Peace), involving several jurisdictions.

    • Advised the World Bank

      Advised the World Bank on improvement of venture capital taxation in Croatia.

  • CV

    Professional career

    Since 2017
    Partner, law firm TGS Baltic
    2014 – 2017
    Partner, law firm Tark Grunte Sutkiene
    2010 – 2014
    Partner, professional law partnership Baltic Legal Solutions Lietuva
    2004 – 2010
    Partner, law firm Kazlauskas ir Degesys Solvings
    1999 – 2003
    Lecturer – PhD student, Mykolas Romeris University
    1996 – 2004
    Associate, Attorney at Law, law and tax consultant at UAB KPMG Baltics

    Education

    2010
    Baltic Management Institute (HEC Paris, Copenhagen Business School, Louvain School of Management,
    Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration, Vytautas Magnus University), Executive MBA
    2010
    Vytautas Magnus University, Kaunas, Master of Management and Business Administration
    1998
    Vilnius University, Faculty of Law, Master of Law

    Membership

    Lithuanian Bar Association
    International Bar Association
    Baltic Institute of Corporate Governance
  • Publications
    • Private Equity Funds in Lithuania: Legal and Tax Aspects - 2014 IBFD. Originally published in 54 Eur. Tax. 7, pp. 331–334, Journals IBFD. European Taxation
    • Corporate Acquisitions and Mergers (Lithuanian chapter) - Published by Kluwer Law International, 2006 – 2019
    • European Tax Surveys (Lithuanian chapter) - International Bureau of Fiscal Documentation, 2003 – 2019
    • A Comparative Study of the Thin Capitalization Rules in the Member States of the European Union and Certain Other States - European Taxation, 2005; 45 (9–10)