Giedre Aukštuolienė


Commercial Law, Comparative Law, International & Comparative Commercial Arbitration, Energy and Corporate disputes


Ghent University, European and comparative Law
LL.M, Vilnius University, Commercial Law
Postgraduate Diploma (PGDip), Queen Mary University of London, International Commercial Arbitration

Overview of professional experience

🔷 Giedre Aukštuolienė is a partner and head of dispute resolution practice at Ellex Valiunas Law Firm. For more than 15 years Giedre’s practice has been focused on arbitration, and she successfully represented clients in complex, high-profile disputes across a wide range of sectors in international commercial arbitration, including energy and corporate disputes.

🔷 Giedre has served as counsel in a commercial arbitration under various arbitration rules, including UNCITRAL, ICC, LCIA, SCC, and VCCA (Vilnius Court of Commercial Arbitration). She also has substantial experience in investment arbitration and has successfully represented the Republic of Lithuania in several investment arbitration proceedings.