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Karanovic & Partners in cooperation with local lawyers

VOJVODE RADOMIRA PUTNIKA 11, 78000 BANJA LUKA, BOSNIA & HERZEGOVINA
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Bosnia and Herzegovina

Banking, finance and capital markets
Banking, finance and capital markets - ranked: tier 1

Karanović & Nikolić, Local lawyers in cooperation with

Local lawyers in cooperation with Karanović & Nikolić is particularly well regarded for its project finance expertise; it is currently advising ArcelorMittal on the structure and financing of a project to construct a thermal power plant in Zenica. The team has notable expertise assisting with syndicated loan facilities and financial derivatives transactions. Nihad Sijerčić is the key figure, with attorney-at-law Amina Đugum also noted.

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Nihad Sijerčić - Karanović & Nikolić, Local lawyers in cooperation with

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Amina Đugum - Karanović & Nikolić, Local lawyers in cooperation with

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 1

Karanović & Nikolić, Local lawyers in cooperation with

Local lawyers in cooperation with Karanović & Nikolić, which has offices in Sarajevo and Banja Luka, acts for clients including VTB Bank, Carmeuse Group and United Media. The team is handling Telemach’s acquisition of a local telecoms operator and is advising Zeochem on its entry into the market. Practice head Nihad Sijerčić is arguably ‘one of the best civil lawyers in the country’, and attorney Lana Sarajlić has ‘deep knowledge and good business acumen’.

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Nihad Sijerčić - Karanović & Nikolić, Local lawyers in cooperation with

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Lana Sarajlić - Karanović & Nikolić, Local lawyers in cooperation with

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Competition
Competition - ranked: tier 1

Karanović & Nikolić, Local lawyers in cooperation with

Local lawyers in cooperation with Karanović & Nikolić has notable expertise handling the competition aspects of complex regional transactions with a multi-jurisdictional focus, frequently advising on high-profile and complex merger cases before the competition authorities. Nihad Sijerčić and Lana Sarajlić recently acted for BMW, Daimler, Ford and Porsche on the clients’ merger notifications concerning a joint venture pertaining to battery electric vehicles and represented Telemach in merger clearance proceedings regarding the acquisition of telecom operator ASK.

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Nihad Sijerčić - Karanović & Nikolić, Local lawyers in cooperation with

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Lana Sarajlić - Karanović & Nikolić, Local lawyers in cooperation with

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Intellectual property
Intellectual property - ranked: tier 3

Karanović & Nikolić, Local lawyers in cooperation with

Local lawyers in cooperation with Karanović & Nikolić recently advised Pliva and its Bosnian subsidiaries on several trade mark infringement cases which considered the notion of "good faith". The team also advised on Jaffa’s trade mark registration, handling maintenance proceedings and assisting with trade mark protection.

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Projects and energy
Projects and energy - ranked: tier 1

Karanović & Nikolić, Local lawyers in cooperation with

Local lawyers in cooperation with Karanović & Nikolić is advising Czech construction company OHL on a number of projects, including the construction of motorways in BiH and a new state prison. The team also conducted a legal due diligence for Wien Energie for a new hydropower plant in the Zenićko-Dobjoski Canton. The highly regarded Nihad Sijerčić heads the practice.

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Real estate and construction
Real estate and construction - ranked: tier 3

Karanović & Nikolić, Local lawyers in cooperation with

Local lawyers in cooperation with Karanović & Nikolić handled a real estate acquisition and construction of a new production facility for Zeochem pursuant to its plans to move some of its operations into the country. Nihad Sijerčić leads on matters with support from senior associate Lana Sarajlić.

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Bosnia and Herzegovina

Offices in Banja Luka and Sarajevo

Macedonia

Offices in Skopje

Montenegro

Offices in Podgorica

Slovenia

Offices in Ljubljana

Serbia

Offices in Belgrade

Legal Developments by:
Karanovic & Partners

  • Serbia: The Registration Of Ultimate Beneficial Owners

    As of 31 December 2018, the Central Registry of Ultimate Beneficial Owners was established within the  Serbian Business Registers Agency  (the “Registry”), in line with the Law on Ultimate Beneficial Owners (“Official Gazette of the RoS no. 41/2018).
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