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2014-05-24 00:00:05

Attorney & Law Prof. Vėgėlė New Bar Association Chairman

vegeleignas May 24th, the Lithuanian daily, "Lietuvos Žinios" published a front-page interview with attorney and Mykolas Romeris University (MRU) Law Faculty Prof. Ignas Vėgėlė, the newly-elected Lithuanian Bar Association Chairman.

He discussed problems attorneys face, possible changes and what he calls the ideal number of attorneys now - numbering about 2,000 in Lithuania.

Prof. Vėgėlė, elected for a 3-year-term, replaced MRU Law Faculty Assoc. Prof. Leonas Virginijus Papirtis who was the Lithuanian Bar Association chairman since 2008.

Vėgėlė is a member of MRU's Law Faculty's Institute of International and EU Law.