Dr Tijana Kojović > BDK Advokati AOD > Belgrade, Serbia > Lawyer Profile

BDK Advokati AOD

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Serbia > Commercial, corporate and M&A

(Hall of Fame)

Tijana KojovićBDK Advokati AOD

BDK Advokati AOD‘s M&A team is consistently sought out to advise on high-end regional transactions. The team’s full-service assistance covers commercial contracts, and the compliance and regulatory side to clients’ businesses. The practice is co-led by Tijana Kojović, who is ‘eager to deliver legal solutions that are nuanced and appropriate’; and Vladimir Dašić, whose workload encompasses M&A, MBOs, joint venture investments, carve-outs and divestitures. The department further features Jelena Hrle, who advises on structured asset acquisitions, share deals, and corporate restructurings; and corporate law and M&A practitioner Tomislav Popović.

Serbia > Banking and finance

BDK Advokati AOD‘s full-service banking and finance department is routinely mandated by international financial institutions and commercial banks, as well as sovereign and corporate borrowers. Beyond major lending deals, the group has expertise in payment services, financial derivatives, regulatory work, clearing and settlement services, and digital assets and fintech. The principal advisers are Tijana Kojović, whose wide-ranging practice includes transactional matters; Dragoljub Cibulić, an expert in greenfield real estate, energy and infrastructure projects; and Dragoljub Sretenović, who advises banks and corporate borrowers on acquisition, project, and working capital financing.

Serbia > Competition

(Leading individuals)

Tijana KojovićBDK Advokati AOD

A great local team with an international mindset’, BDK Advokati AOD‘s areas of specialism include the assessment of commercial contracts, commercial policies, business models, and transactions. The team also stands out for its state aid law specialism, along with the firm’s competition law expertise in the life sciences and telecoms sectors. The group additionally assists with compliance matters and infringement proceedings. The principal figures are Tijana Kojović, who ‘has extensive knowledge of competition law’, and Montenegro-based Bisera Andrijašević, an adviser on the competition and regulatory issues concerning life sciences.

Serbia > Dispute resolution

(Hall of Fame)

Tijana KojovićBDK Advokati AOD

BDK Advokati AOD fields ’an outstanding team for the resolution of all legal issues in Serbia’. Known for its commercial and construction arbitration credentials, the disputes department also handles investment protection claims, human rights litigation, defamation, and white-collar and misdemeanour litigation. Firm founder and ‘superb lawyerTijana Kojović, is a board member at the Belgrade Arbitration Centre, while Milan Dakić is experienced in construction arbitration. The practice additionally includes Relja Radović, who acts in public law and constitutional litigation, international disputes, and arbitration; and the ‘dedicated and responsive’ Aleksandra Đurđević.

Serbia > Employment

BDK Advokati AOD‘s ‘always available’ practice covers the full scope of employment law work, its expertise extending to immigration, employment litigation, and data protection and privacy. The group also works alongside the firm’s tax team on the tax aspects of hiring arrangements and incentives. The ‘exceptional’ firm founder and managing partner Tijana Kojović leads the department in which Marija Gligorević, whose ‘expertise is impressive’, advises on hirings, sensitive terminations and mass redundancies. Gligorević is also active in relation to labour law compliance work, such as non-discrimination, anti-mobbing and whistleblowing.

Serbia > Projects and energy

BDK Advokati AOD fields an ‘outstanding team for the resolution of any legal matter’. Advising sponsors, government authorities, contractors, lenders and acquirers, the team is consistently mandated for high-end infrastructure and energy projects in Serbia, Montenegro, and Bosnia and Herzegovina. Greenfield real estate, energy and infrastructure project specialist Dragoljub Cibulićmanages projects in a really good way’; Milan Dakić advises on real estate, construction and environmental law; Dragoljub Sretenović advises on project financing; and Tijana Kojović assists with complex projects. The team further comprises greenfield property development adviser Djordje Zejak.