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Vuk Draskovic

Tel:
Work +381 11 7850 336
Email:
Web:
www.bd2p.com
Bojović Drašković Popović & Partners

Work Department

Corporate & Commercial, Employment, Immigration, M&A, Outsourcing, Regulatory, Restructuring

Position

Vuk Drašković is a managing partner at Bojović Drašković Popović & Partners. His primary focus is on M&A, corporate and commercial law, employment law, regulatory, as well as on certain specific areas such as healthcare and pharmaceuticals and banking sector. As the team leader, Vuk advised the clients in some of the biggest M&A transactions in Serbia and the region.

Career

Prior to the establishment of Bojović Drašković Popović & Partners (Bojović & Partners at that time) as one of the founding partners, he was a partner at one of the leading law firms in Serbia.

Languages

Vuk is fluent in English.

Member

Vuk is a member of the Serbian Bar Association and the International Bar Association. Vuk frequently participates in various activities of the Foreign Investors Council where he participates in drafting the relevant sections of the White Book of the Foreign Investors Council, the most prominent annual analysis of the legal framework in Serbia. Vuk is a member of the Serbian Bar Association for more than 10 years. Vuk is one of the leaders of the regional legal network SELA (South East Legal Alliance), and he actively participated in forming this network back in 2016.

Education

Vuk earned his LL.B. from the University of Belgrade, from the Faculty of Law, where he graduated among the best in his class. While at university, he was recognized many times for his exceptional achievements (one of the top ten students of law in Serbia, annual awards of the Faculty of Law, etc.). Further, Vuk earned his LL.M. from the prestigious British university “University of Law”, where he graduated with the highest mark (Distinction). His final LL.M. dissertation was dedicated to the relationship between English law as the governing law in foreign international M&A transactions and other relevant laws.


Serbia

Banking and finance

Within: Banking and finance

Bojović Drašković Popović & Partners fields lawyers with sector specialisations in technology, telecoms, entertainment and fashion. Vuk Draskovic advised Sberbank Srbija on the financing of two hydropower plants in Montenegro. Marija Bojovic is banking and finance head.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Leading individuals

Vuk Draskovic - Bojović Drašković Popović & Partners

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Bojović Drašković Popović & Partners  fields lawyers with sector experience in technology, telecoms, entertainment, fashion, pharmaceuticals and life sciences, food and energy. Uros Popovic advised Nestlé, the world's largest food and beverage company, on two transactions, including the sale of Serbian chocolate brand Cipiripi to Paracinka. Vuk Draskovic heads the department and Marija Bojovic is a corporate and commercial law expert, particularly in relation to real estate matters.

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Employment

Within: Leading individuals

Vuk Draskovic - Bojović Drašković Popović & Partners

Within: Employment

Bojović Drašković Popović & Partners' practice includes immigration, outsourcing, terminations and redundancies, disputes and senior executive issues. It acted for DeFacto, an apparel and fashion brand in Turkey, on employment-related matters. Vuk Draskovic is department head; former senior associate Jelena Milacic left for Airport City Belgrade.

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