Senior Associates

Jolanta B

Jolanta Bernotaitė

Senior Associate

Prior to joining GLIMSTEDT Jolanta Bernotaite for over twenty years worked at the governmental institutions where she gained extensive experience in creating new legal regulatory framework, as well as in the transposition of the EU legislation into national law, implementation of legislation and monitoring, improving the regulatory framework.

Jolanta Bernotatite is also experienced in representation in the courts of all instances, including the Constitutional Court.


  • 1986-1991 Vilnius University (Lithuania), Faculty of Law, Master of Law


Lithuanian, English, Russian, French

Joined the firm


Working Experience

  • 2009-2017 Counsellor at the Legal Unit, Office of the Government of Lithuania
  • 2009 Executive Director, Curonian Spit National Park
  • 2007-2008 Project Manager, Joint Stock Company ‘Vilsota‘
  • 2004-2007 Special Attaché for Environment at the Permanent Representation of Lithuania to the European Union
  • 2001-2004 Adviser to the Minister of Environment
  • 1999-2001 Head of Legal Affairs and Human Resources Unit, State Enterprise Centre of Registers, Vilnius branch office
  • 1998-1999 Adviser to the Minister of Environment
  • 1994-1998 Head of Legal Affairs Division, as of 1997 – Deputy Director for Legal Affairs, Municipal Economy Department under the Ministry of Urban Development and Construcion
  • 1992-1994 Lawyer, Lithuanian AIDS Centre
  • 1991-1992 Lawyer, Commercial State Enterprise ‘Chemistry’


  • 1997 -2013 Member of the working groups set up by the Government and the Prime Minister to examine and submit proposals on specific matters, including draft legislation, in the fields of: the improvement of the territorial planning, infrastructure, waste management regulatory framework, protection of immovable cultural heritage
  • 2002-2004 Member of the Board of the State Enterprise Centre of Registres
  • 2003-2005 Member of the Lithuanina National Commission for UNESCO
  • 1996-2001 University Lecturer (lectures on jurisprudence, labour, commercial laws), Department of Law, Faculty of Business Management, Vilnius Gediminas Technical University
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