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Olegas Šibkovas

Senior Associate

Vilnius, Lithuania

+370 675 72353

olegas.sibkovas@tgsbaltic.com

Lithuanian, English, Russian

Practices

Dispute Resolution

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Represents in criminal proceedings relating to offences against the finance system, frauds, and other offences against property;

Advises on cybercrime;

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

Participated in drafting certain articles of the Criminal Code and the Criminal Procedure Code;

Arranges seminars on criminal and criminal procedure law;

Participates in international conferences on financial crime and tax evasion issues;

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

PUBLICATIONS

  • Co-author, textbook “Lietuvos baudžiamoji teisė” (Criminal Law in Lithuania), Special Part, Book Two, Vilnius, 2017.
  • “Hotspots of qualifying fraud and applying the fraud rule in the case-law of Lithuanian courts” // Teisės apžvalga (Law Review) No. 2 (16), 2017.

MEMBERSHIP

  • Lithuanian Bar Association

PROFESSIONAL CAREER

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

EDUCATION

  • 1993 Vilnius University, Faculty of Law (Master of Law)