Simona Vilkelytė

Simona Vilkelytė

Senior Associate

Simona Vilkelytė’s many years of experience in public administration have given her an excellent ability to spot risks, interpret legislation, and apply it to find the best solutions. She conducts legal compliance assessments in the areas of personal data protection, financial markets, and insurance. Simona is also a family law expert and mediator who advises on family-related issues, including family property management, investment, tax, corporate governance, inheritance, and other issues.

Working Experience

2021–2023  Legal Advisor to the President of Lithuania

2016–present  Lecturer at the Vilnius University Faculty of Law

2016–present  Family Mediator

2013–2021  Advisor to the Judge of the Supreme Court of Lithuania

2012–2015  Lecturer at Kazimieras Simonavicius University

2008–2015  Lecturer at Mykolas Romeris University

2003–2013  Deputy Director of the State Child Rights Protection and Adoption Service (2000-2003 Chief Specialist)


Additional studies at the Vilnius University Faculty of Economics

Additional studies at the French Law Centre of the Vilnius University Faculty of Law

Since 2017  PhD studies at the Vilnius University and Paris Nanterre University

1996–2001  Master of Laws, Vilnius University (Lithuania)


Lithuanian, English, French, Russian


European Association of Private International Law

She is on the List of Mediators of the Republic of Lithuania



Vilkelytė. Interaction between family law and succession law in the CJEU judgment in case C-558/16 Mahnkopf, CROSS-BORDER COUPLES PROPERTY REGIMES IN ACTION BEFORE COURTS. 2022

Bronušienė. Testamentary Freedom and its Bounds in an International Succession Case. Teisė, 2019 No 112

Bronušienė. Applicable Law in the Intercountry Succession Cases. Teisė, 2018 No 107

Bronušienė. How do we understand the principal of “Money follows the client” in the context of deinstitutionalization of childcare? Societal innovations for global growth: research papers [E-resources]. Vilnius, Mykolas Romeris University. ISSN 2335-2450. 2014, No 1(3), p. 63-81


3–4 May 2018. Digitalization in Law: Report Eternal digital life: post-mortem management of digital assets. Vilnius

27–28 April 2017. How deep is your law? Brexit. Technologies. Modern conflicts: Report When, why and whom do we trust – how to achieve trust building relations between EU judicial systems? Vilnius

25–27 May 2016. Protecting the Child; International cooperation in child abduction cases: Report The opinion of the child in child abduction cases. Lithuanian courts practice. Berlin, Germany


2021–2022  E-training on the EU Regulations on the Property Regimes of International Couples (EU-FamPRO, Junior Researcher at the Lithuanian Centre for Social Sciences)

2012  Internship in the US Foreign Specialist Training Program Children in the US Legal System

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