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FRA ANDELA ZVIZDOVICA 1, BC UNITIC, TOWER B/LL, 71000 SARAJEVO, BOSNIA & HERZEGOVINA
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Work +387 33 844 000
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Fax +387 33 844 003
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www.karanovicpartners.com/
Banja Luka, Belgrade, Ljubljana, Podgorica, Sarajevo, Skopje and 1 more

Nihad Sijerčić

Tel:
Work +387 33 844 000 
Email:
Karanovic & Partners

Work Department

Corporate

Position

Advokat / Partner (independent Attorney at Law in cooperation with Karanovic & Partners)

Career

Nihad is independent Attorney at Law practicing in cooperation with Karanovic & Partners and the Partner heading the Bosnian practice. With over a decade of experience, Nihad regularly advises clients on all aspects of corporate and commercial law, with a particular focus on competition and banking and finance matters, as well as in energy and infrastructure. He has extensive M&A experience and has worked with both domestic and international clients on structuring, negotiating, implementing and security domestic and cross-border corporate and asset transfers.

Languages

Serbian/Bosnian/Croatian, English

Member

Sarajevo Bar Association (2010)
Bar Association of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina (2010)
International Bar Association (IBA)

Education

Faculty of Law, University of Sarajevo, LL.B (2005)
University of Sarajevo and University of Bologna-European Studies at the Center for Interdisciplinary Postgraduate Studies,MA (2008)


Bosnia and Herzegovina

Banking, finance and capital markets

Within: Leading individuals

Nihad Sijerčić - Karanovic & Partners in cooperation with local lawyers

Within: Banking, finance and capital markets

The 'dedicated' team at Karanovic & Partners in cooperation with local lawyers 'has experience in advising clients on banking, finance and capital markets issues'. Attorney-at-law Amina Đugum and Nihad Sijerčić, who provides 'a tailored-made service' and is praised for his 'exceptional knowledge', are the names to note. Sijerčić is advising ArcelorMittal on the structuring and financing of a project to construct a thermal power plant in Zenica. Senior associate Lana Sarajlić joined Wolf Theiss - in cooperation with local lawyers in November 2017.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Leading individuals

Nihad Sijerčić - Karanovic & Partners in cooperation with local lawyers

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

The 'dedicated' team at Karanovic & Partners in cooperation with local lawyers is noted for its 'prompt' response times and its 'knowledge of the complexity of the legal market in Bosnia and Herzegovina'. 'Excellent' practice co-head Nihad Sijerčić is renowned for his 'analytical and practical nature' and his 'outstanding knowledge'. Co-head Goran Babić is also recommended. The group is advising Telemach on the acquisition of a local telecoms operator and is assisting the EBRD and the authorities of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina with revising the current power purchase agreement framework. Senior associate Lana Sarajlić left to join Wolf Theiss - in cooperation with local lawyers in 2017.

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Competition

Within: Leading individuals

Nihad Sijerčić - Karanovic & Partners in cooperation with local lawyers

Within: Competition

Karanovic & Partners in cooperation with local lawyers is noted for its 'experience in preparing merger notifications and handling merger cases' with multi-jurisdictional aspects, and handles complex merger approvals for clients in a variety of industry sectors. The 'highly skilled and self-possessed' Nihad Sijerčić, who is praised for 'his impartial and professional assessment' of matters, is representing United Media in several merger control proceedings before the competition authorities and filed proceedings on behalf of Hering regarding the potential abuse of dominance by state-owned company JP Autoceste. Other clients include Knauf, Telemach and Virgin Pulse. Senior associate Lana Sarajlić joined Wolf Theiss - in cooperation with local lawyers in November 2017.

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Projects and energy

Within: Projects and energy

Karanovic & Partners in cooperation with local lawyers advises on energy, infrastructure and telecoms matters. The practice has been acting for ArcelorMittal Zenica on its contemplated investment in a thermal power plant project and assists cable television and internet services provider Telemach with its day-to-day operations, including regulatory and infrastructure matters. Sarajevo-based Nihad Sijerčić and Goran Babić, who is based in Banja Luka, lead the team.

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Real estate and construction

Within: Real estate and construction

Nihad Sijerčić and Goran Babić lead the team at Karanovic & Partners in cooperation with local lawyers and handle real estate and construction matters arising from M&A transactions, as well as energy and infrastructure projects. Clients include British American Tobacco, Telemach and ArcelorMittal Zenica. Senior associate Lana Sarajlić left in November 2017 to join Wolf Theiss - in cooperation with local lawyers.

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