Juridicon attorney participated in the international AEA network's congress held in Protaras, Cyprus

2016-05-30 14:45
Legal news

On May 27th-28th of this year, Juridicon attorney Laimonas Marcinkevičius participated in one of the world's largest international law firm congresses in Protaras, Cyprus. The congress included 150 highly reputable law firm representatives from 50 different countries. Representatives of the Cyprus government's tourism and financial ministries were also invited to the congress, as well as from the Cyprus Investment Promotion Agency (CIPA).

The AEA is an international network of offices situated all over the world. The AEA covers all the 193 countries that are in the United Nations plus Taiwan, Kosovo and Palestine. No other lawyers covers so many countries. The second, the International Bar Association covers 125 countries. The third, UIA, Union Internationale des Avocats covers 110.

The AEA has the most prestigious and important offices in each country within its group along with the best professionals. The network was founded in the European Union and with time has been growing and expanding to a more global scale, starting with the European countries that were not part of to the European Union and then expanding to countries in America, Asia and Africa.

In most of the countries all the larger cities have AEA offices, and some cities have more than one. The offices had been chosen rigorously following the criteria the AEA require, professionalism, competence and effectiveness of each professional chosen.

The Juridicon law firm became an AEA member in 2015, seeking to expand the variety of services it offered and to gain more knowledge and experience. Attorney Laimonas Marcinkevičius was assigned to be the network's coordinator in Europe. For the past 20 years, the firm has offered legal services in various countries. It is known for its tax experts and belongs to numerous law firm networks. Since 2004, attorney Laimonas Marcinkevičius has also been a member of the International Bar Association (IBA).