Partner, Attorney-at-Law, Court Mediator, Head of the International Relations Division
Master's degree in Law from the Faculty of Law of Mykolas Romeris University
Bachelor's degree in Law from the Faculty of Law of Mykolas Romeris University
Areas of practice
Intellectual property law, contract law, company law, competition law, IT, data protection, media and telecommunications law, representation in litigation
Lithuanian, English, Russian
Erikas Saukalas has been practising in the area of law since 2000. In the Insurance Supervisory Commission of the Republic of Lithuania, the Ministries of Justice and Culture of the Republic of Lithuania, Erikas Saukalas was responsible for implementation of legal issues, participated in various working groups drafting legal acts, and represented Lithuania’s interests in the European Union and international organisations.
In order to bolster his qualifications, between 2005 – 2006 Mr. Saukalas undertook trainee-ship in the European Commission. Between 2007 – 2010 Mr. Saukalas worked as a Lawyer in METIDA Law Firm of Reda Zaboliene and since 2010 he has been practising as an Attorney-at-Law of the firm.
He regularly participates in various international conferences and is the author of many articles published in Lithuanian and international publications.
Erikas Saukalas is a member of the Lithuanian Bar Association since 2010, he is also a member of the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI) since 2012. In 2015 Erikas entered in the list of Court Mediators.
In 2019 he has been elected as a new member of the European Community Trademark Association (ECTA) Council and the Law Committee.