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Moravcevic Vojnovic and Partners in cooperation with Schoenherr

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Serbia

Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 1

Moravcevic Vojnovic and Partners in cooperation with Schoenherr

Moravcevic Vojnovic and Partners in cooperation with Schoenherr's practice covers NPL sales and bank restructurings; it also fields lawyers with expertise in derivatives and capital markets. The team advised a syndicate of OTP banks on two significant loan transactions. Nikola Babić and Petar Kojdić are the practice heads.

Leading individuals

Nikola Babić - Moravcevic Vojnovic and Partners in cooperation with Schoenherr

Petar Kojdic - Moravcevic Vojnovic and Partners in cooperation with Schoenherr

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

Moravcevic Vojnovic and Partners in cooperation with Schoenherr

Moravcevic Vojnovic and Partners in cooperation with Schoenherr stands out for its experience in advising on NPL portfolio sales and restructurings in the banking and finance sector and has a significant track record in telecoms and media sector-related deals. The practice advised Telenor ASA, a member of Telenor Group (a Norwegian multinational telecoms company), with the high-profile sale of its CEE subsidiaries to PFF Group for €2.8bn (on an enterprise value basis); it also acted for the Phoenix Group on the acquisition of the Goodwill Apoteka pharmacy chain in Serbia. Matija Vojnovic is 'an excellent negotiator, a strategic thinker and extremely creative in structuring complex deals'; Luka Lopičić and Slaven Moravčević are also highly rated.

Leading individuals

Matija Vojnović - Moravcevic Vojnovic and Partners in cooperation with Schoenherr

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Competition
Competition - ranked: tier 1

Moravcevic Vojnovic and Partners in cooperation with Schoenherr

Moravcevic Vojnovic and Partners in cooperation with Schoenherr is 'responsive, available and meets short deadlines'. The practice advises on antitrust investigations, merger control proceedings, damages actions and competition law compliance. It advised Phosphea on the competition law matters surrounding its acquisition of the animal feed phosphate activities of Serbia's Elixir Group. Srdjana Petronijević 'gives great support to clients'; recently promoted Danijel Stevanović and attorney at law Zoran Soljaga are other key advisers.

Leading individuals

Srdjana Petronijević - Moravcevic Vojnovic and Partners in cooperation with Schoenherr

Next Generation Partners

Danijel Stevanović - Moravcevic Vojnovic and Partners in cooperation with Schoenherr

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 1

Moravcevic Vojnovic and Partners in cooperation with Schoenherr

Moravcevic Vojnovic and Partners in cooperation with Schoenherr fields 'great, responsible and smart lawyers'. The team is widely respected for commercial arbitration and disputes involving construction, insolvency, labour law and energy. It was counsel to the State of Montenegro in a high-value aluminium plant-related arbitration against Ceac Holdings. Jelena Bezarević Pajić 'manages multiple engagements simultaneously and seamlessly' and Slaven Moravčević's 'instinct and expertise never fail'. Nataša Lalatović Djordjević was made partner.

Leading individuals

Jelena Bezarević Pajić - Moravcevic Vojnovic and Partners in cooperation with Schoenherr

Next Generation Partners

Nataša Lalatović Djordjević - Moravcevic Vojnovic and Partners in cooperation with Schoenherr

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Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 1

Moravcevic Vojnovic and Partners in cooperation with Schoenherr

Moravcevic Vojnovic and Partners in cooperation with Schoenherr 'has a highly capable team', which advises on all aspects of the employment relationship; it regularly advises international oil and gas company OMV on employment law. Marija Zdravkovic and the 'knowledgeable and professional' attorney at law Bojan Rajic are the names to note.

Next Generation Partners

Marija Zdravkovic - Moravcevic Vojnovic and Partners in cooperation with Schoenherr

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Intellectual property
Intellectual property - ranked: tier 2

Moravcevic Vojnovic and Partners in cooperation with Schoenherr

Moravcevic Vojnovic and Partners in cooperation with Schoenherr stands out for its media sector experience. IP team head Andrea Radonjanin led advice to GoodMills Group, the European milling company, on a trade mark infringement dispute with a Serbian competitor.

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Projects and energy
Projects and energy - ranked: tier 1

Moravcevic Vojnovic and Partners in cooperation with Schoenherr

Moravcevic Vojnovic and Partners in cooperation with Schoenherr 'possesses exceptional expertise'. The practice advises on energy transactions, development projects, privatisations, PPPs, regulatory matters, competition matters and disputes. It advised City of Belgrade and The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) on an underground parking project. Miloš Laković is energy department head; other key contacts are Slaven Moravčević  and corporate and M&A head Matija Vojnovic. Aleksandra Petrović is the senior associate to note.

Leading individuals

Miloš Laković - Moravcevic Vojnovic and Partners in cooperation with Schoenherr

Next Generation Partners

Aleksandra Petrović - Moravcevic Vojnovic and Partners in cooperation with Schoenherr

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Real estate and construction
Real estate and construction - ranked: tier 1

Moravcevic Vojnovic and Partners in cooperation with Schoenherr

Moravcevic Vojnovic and Partners in cooperation with Schoenherr regularly advises on shopping and retail centres, hotels and office buildings; the firm also fields lawyers with expertise in FIDIC-based construction as well as large-scale property investment projects in Montenegro. Ivan Pantović and recently promoted partner Ivana Panić advised Lidl on the development of supermarkets in Serbia. Slaven Moravčević is also highly rated and Dijana Grujić is an experienced attorney at law.

Leading individuals

Slaven Moravčević - Moravcevic Vojnovic and Partners in cooperation with Schoenherr

Next Generation Partners

Ivana Panić - Moravcevic Vojnovic and Partners in cooperation with Schoenherr

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