Country Expert for LITHUANIA
Chairman of the Board of the Estonian Chamber of Commerce in Lithuania Member of the Board of the British Chamber of Commerce in Lithuania Member of the Board of the Polish Lithuanian Chamber of Commerce Member of the International Bar Association (IBA) Member of the Lithuanian Young Bar Association Member of the Alumni Society of Vilnius University Law Faculty
Year of birth
MA Law, Vilnius University, (2001) MBA Business and Administration, Vilnius University, International Business School, (2004) PhD Law studies, Vilnius University, (2006)
Attorney – Admitted to the Lithuanian Bar Association in 1999 Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) since 2009 International Bar Association (IBA) Lithuanian Young Bar Association
Current professional position
Managing Partner (Lithuania), Attorney at Law, Law Firm Primus, Vilnius.
Managing Partner, Smaliukas, Juodka, Beniušis & Partners (2007-2009); Partner, Head of Real Estate, Tark Grunte Sutkiene (2003-2007); Attorney-at-law, PricewaterhouseCoopers Vilnius 7th Law firm (currently Eversheds Saladžius & Partners) (2001-2003); Lawyer, LTB Lizingas UAB (LTB bank’s leasing company) (2000-2001); Senior Specialist, European Law Department with the Government of the Republic of Lithuania (1999-2000).
Robert has an impressive record of successful legal work in distribution law, advising major local and foreign companies on franchising law regulations, distribution contracts, as well as on setting up distribution networks in the Baltic countries.
Lithuanian, Estonian, English, Russian, German, Polish
2014 “Franchisor’s business: the beginning” Robert Juodka is a constant speaker at various conferences and franchise trainings, making presentations about franchise export development and practical aspects of franchising legal regulations.