Head of Real Estate and Construction practice. Rūta has more than 15 years of experience working in top Lithuanian law firms (COBALT, GLIMSTEDT, Eversheds Saladžius). Rūta is especially adept in dealing with complex real estate, construction, development, zoning and lease issues. She has been advising major investors in the Baltics (e.g. EfTEN, Capital Mill) on numerous real estate investments.
- Full legal assistance in almost all real estate acquisitions in Lithuania of Capital Mill (unregulated investor with investment portfolio exceeding € 250 mio), EfTEN (regulated investment fund with portfolio exceeding € 700 mio), including acquisition of the first A class 21 storeys business centre “Grand Office” in Vilnius, 10 storeys “L3” business centre in Vilnius, DSV logistics terminal in Vilnius of more than 11,000 sq. m, Dobrovolė logistics terminal in the outskirts of Vilnius of more 27,000 sq. m and logistics terminal in Kaunas Free Economic Zone of 30,000 sq. m. She was a leading lawyer of the third biggest real estate transaction in the Baltics in 2018 representing the buyer of RYO shopping centre of 24,300 sq. m with 132 tenants in Panevėžys.
- Assistance while drafting and negotiating various lease agreements, including office, retail and logistics, representing both the tenants and the landlords. Most recent work includes successful negotiations for office lease of one of the biggest IT companies in Lithuania, as well as all lease related advice for newly reconstructed Jeruzalės shopping centre of 5,000 sq. m hosting more than 20 tenants.
Legal500: Rūta Radzevičiūtė-Meizeraitė is ‘really good in transactions’.
One of FORT Vilnius primary client has described her – “we have never experienced anything similar with any other lawyer we used to work before coming to Rūta. She is exceptionally caring and we do feel that every detail is covered when working with her”.
2013 – until now
Attorney-at-law, partner with the Law Office FORT
2012 – 2013
Attorney-at-law with the Law Firm Pavlov&Mamontovas
Senior associate, attorney-at-law with the Law Firm Raidla, Lejins & Norcous
Attorney-at-law with the Law Firm Bernotas & Dominas GLIMSTEDT
Assistant to attorney-at-law, later – Attorney-at-law with the Law Firm Eversheds Saladžius
French school of law established in Vilnius University (Lithuania) in cooperation with Paris X Nanterre University (France)
Master of law, Vilnius University, Faculty of Law (Vilnius, Lithuania)
Lithuanian Bar Association
Lithuanian, French, English, Russian