Simona Oliškevičiūtė-Cicėnienė is a Partner and Head of Real Estate and Infrastructure Department at COBALT Lithuania. She has over 18 years of experience in advising various market leading international and local companies, as well as Lithuanian Government and its institutions on sophisticated mergers & acquisitions, joint ventures, as well as private equity transactions in real estate, energy, infrastructure, finance and other industries. Simona is a co-author of Legal Aspects of Doing Business in Europe/Lithuania, Corporate Governance Guide and Business Value Management Guide.

  • Real Estate - Band 2, Chambers, 2020
  • Project development - Highly regarded, IFLR1000, 2020
  • Projects and energy - Leading individuals, Legal500, 2020
  • Real estate and construction -Next generation partners, Legal500, 2020
  • Languages
  • Lithuanian, English, French, Russian
  • Education & membership
  • 2011 Baltic Management Institute (BMI), Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA) degree
  • 2006 College of Law of England and Wales, Practice Diploma in International Joint Ventures
  • 2003-2004 Studies at Université Paris-X Nanterre, Paris (France), Scholarship under International student exchange programme
  • 2004 Vilnius University, Master of Laws (LL.M.) degree
  • 2000-2003 Oscar Milosz Cultural Centre with the Embassy of France in Lithuania, Courses of French language
  • 1997-1998 Elkhart Memorial High School, Indiana (USA), Scholarship under International Student Exchange Programme YFU
  • Present - member of International Bar Association (IBA), Lithuanian Young Bar Association (LJAA) and BMI Alumni Association
  • 2009 to March 2013 – President of the Lithuanian Young Bar Association (LJAA)
  • 2008-2009 – President of the European Young Bar Association (EYBA)
  • 2000-2001 – President of the European Law Students’ Association, Vilnius local group (ELSA Vilnius)
  • Publications
"Simona Oliškevičiūtė-Cicėnienė is a well-known figure in the market, described by industry sources as “very active and very motivated.” She engages in infrastructure, M&A and development work for domestic and international clients, and assisted LIM Verslo Trikampio with its acquisition of an office complex in Vilnius."
Chambers Europe 2019